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post #1 of 10 Old 01-30-2009, 06:44 PM Thread Starter
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Hi all,

I am a novice fish owner. I actually don't have any fish right now but have in the past and really love having them around. I could stare at a nice tank for hours! I really don't know enough about keeping them though and need to learn more.

I just got a 10 gallon tank largely because my 19-month-old daughter really loves fish. "Fish" is one of her favourite words and we have to go stare at the tanks in the stores whenever we go out.

I haven't decided anything about what will go into my tank except that it will be freshwater. I'm just going to get it up and the water moving before I make any decisions. Plus I have a lot of reading to do :)

See ya
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post #2 of 10 Old 01-30-2009, 06:59 PM
Welcome to the forum.
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post #3 of 10 Old 01-30-2009, 07:06 PM
Hello and welcome to FishForum.
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post #4 of 10 Old 01-30-2009, 07:23 PM
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Hi Shara! Welcome to the forum. I love it when a parent helps foster a child's interest in fishkeeping. Looking forward to following your progress as you go along.

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post #5 of 10 Old 01-30-2009, 08:15 PM
Charmed to meet you :) names Tony. This forum has many kind people here so feel free to ask around for ideas or any form of assistance.

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post #6 of 10 Old 01-30-2009, 09:15 PM
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welcome to the forum. your going to want to do a "fishless cycle"
you can find more about it here:
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post #7 of 10 Old 01-30-2009, 10:22 PM
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Hello Shara!
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post #8 of 10 Old 01-31-2009, 11:53 AM
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Hello, and welcome to FishForum!

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post #9 of 10 Old 02-01-2009, 07:33 AM
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hello and welcome.
i hope you enjoy your stay here with us,and find all the information
that you need.

when you set up a new tank,hide an extra
sponge or two behind some decor,that way you have
something seeded for you next filter.
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post #10 of 10 Old 02-09-2009, 01:11 PM
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Hello Shara, welcome to FishForum

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