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post #1 of 5 Old 03-26-2012, 11:00 AM Thread Starter
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Hi so I'm sorta new to the world of fish. I've had a 5 gallon tank for a few months with great success. Over the weekend I upgraded to a 36 gallon tank. Still testing my ability to take care of a tank this big so I'm sticking with Tetras and a Guppy. I'd love any tip and pointers and if anyone wants to add me feel free. Meeting people who know about fish is why I'm here. :D

Here is a picture of my tank, it's taken from my phone since I haven't set up my camera on my laptop yet.
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post #2 of 5 Old 03-26-2012, 11:30 AM Thread Starter
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I guess I'll list my fish while I'm here. I have 7 neon guppies, my wife named them after the 7 dwarfs. 2 X-ray Tetras named Alan and Elc. 2 Raphael Catfish named Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homen-Christo. 1 Guppy named Milkshake. And a Pleco named Sharptooth. Oh and a Ghost Shrimp named Jacques.
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post #3 of 5 Old 03-30-2012, 03:31 AM
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Hello and welcome to TFK
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post #4 of 5 Old 03-30-2012, 07:36 AM
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Hello and welcome to the forum I love the fish names - quite creative.

Animal testing is a terrible idea; they get all nervous and give the wrong answers.
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post #5 of 5 Old 03-30-2012, 05:39 PM
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hello and welcome.

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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