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- I first aquired an aquarium when I was about 10. I have had fresh and marine. Now a planted tank.
- I hike and gensing hunt. I love to fish also! I always look for things for the tank. Rocks ect.
- Total Years Fish Keeping Experience
"Just keep swimming, just keep swimming, swimming, swimming,,,"
- Just a quick response before I head off to work - cut your total light to about 8 hours/day. That will help the algae issue. Do you know what type of bulbs you are using (T8, T5NO, T5HO)? I'm not...Liked On: 11-21-2013, 10:40 AM
Posted On: 11-21-2013, 09:06 AMFirst question is, how's your tap water (assuming that's wat you use)? Can you check the pH and GH of that and post it? Next point, if you have an HOB, then you are not getting much, if any,...Liked On: 11-20-2013, 10:02 PM
Posted On: 11-20-2013, 08:21 PMcatzmuze liked post by Chesh On thread : Totally New To Planted TanksAhhhh, welcome to the green side, my friend! Looks like you have a lot to learn! Unfortunately, I have NO experience with high light, Co2, OR LED lighting, so I won't be much help to you here, but am...Liked On: 11-19-2013, 03:25 PM
Posted On: 11-19-2013, 12:20 PMcatzmuze liked post by Romad On thread : Lost all my fish in less than 18 hours!Welcome to the fourm Lou. I merged your first thread that you started with the same post into this one to keep it all in one place. Sorry about your fish loss. What were your ammonia and...Liked On: 11-18-2013, 06:05 PM
Posted On: 11-18-2013, 02:56 PMcatzmuze liked post by rsskylight04 On thread : This may be another stupid questionI love my fish like people love dogs or cats, I think of them almost like children. I don't know if I can tell when they are happy but my opinion is that a healthy fish is a happy fish. Make sure...Liked On: 11-18-2013, 01:43 PM
Posted On: 11-18-2013, 01:11 AMcatzmuze liked post by Romad On thread : This may be another stupid questionIf they're swimming freely, eating like they'll never see food again (typical), not hiding out or looking stressed, and hanging with their same type for the most part, then I would say that the fish...Liked On: 11-18-2013, 01:43 PM
Posted On: 11-18-2013, 07:56 AMcatzmuze liked post by jaysee On thread : This may be another stupid questionI think it's easier to tell if the fish is unhappy - I have a hard time differentiating between indifference and happiness in fish. The answer is experience. Fish behavior isn't always easy to...Liked On: 11-18-2013, 01:42 PM
Posted On: 11-18-2013, 12:05 PMcatzmuze liked post by Roccus On thread : This may be another stupid questionAs others have stated..it's pretty easy to tell if they are happy.... In my tank..IF... the light is on and they DONT see me.. I can see them searching the bottom and plants for "goodies" the...Liked On: 11-18-2013, 01:42 PM
Posted On: 11-18-2013, 09:13 AMcatzmuze liked post by TFK Team On thread : KenyiFamily: Cichladae Scientific Name: Metriaclima Lombardoi Origin and Habitat: Mbenji Island and Nkhomo Reef Compatibility/Temperament: Highly aggressive, this fish will not tolerate other...Liked On: 11-17-2013, 02:53 PM
Posted On: 10-23-2013, 11:31 PMcatzmuze liked post by SeaHorse On thread : Platy.. soon to giving birth?Woo Hoo for baby fishies!! Is that not incredibly exciting??!! Congratulations!! Do you have a male platy too? If so, and even if you don't, mark your calender today as the Bday and count out 28...Liked On: 11-16-2013, 09:16 PM
Posted On: 12-18-2012, 09:55 AMcatzmuze liked post by Chesh On thread : Big Worm in my Tank, Help. Have picture...HAHAHA! Yeah, that!!! Once again I MUST remember to hit the refresh button before replying to a thread that has been opened on my browser for a bit!!! Glad to hear (belatedly) that a true...Liked On: 11-16-2013, 10:50 AM
Posted On: 11-07-2013, 11:44 AMcatzmuze liked post by Barry gibb On thread : Big Worm in my Tank, Help. Have picture...I see your british willow, we would call them bramlings or red worms mate, we collectect them from farm court yards in about that steamy pile of cow manure, these worms turn waste products into a...Liked On: 11-16-2013, 10:50 AM
Posted On: 11-07-2013, 07:51 AMcatzmuze liked post by willow On thread : Big Worm in my Tank, Help. Have picture...i'm just wondering if you could email the picture to a zoo ? and ask if someone there could identify it for you ?Liked On: 11-16-2013, 10:50 AM
Posted On: 11-07-2013, 05:34 AMcatzmuze liked post by Mbuna Bill On thread : Hello from Southern CaliforniaHello everyone! My thing at the moment is African Cichlids, Mbuna to be exact. I currently have about 25 fish in a 135 gallon tank, all wilds. I've found a passion for breeding quality fish after...Liked On: 11-16-2013, 10:48 AM
Posted On: 11-15-2013, 06:55 PMcatzmuze liked post by SantaMonica On thread : Phosphate flow out of rocksYes I'm sure it varies on rock composition. And it certainly varies by pH, SW or FW, etc. But I wanted to alert people nevertheless, since it has happened hundreds of times.Liked On: 11-15-2013, 08:11 PM
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