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  1. BlueRedBetta37
    10-24-2010 04:45 PM - permalink
    BlueRedBetta37
    If you dont mind asking is that really your betta
  2. Oldfishlady
    10-22-2010 05:18 PM - permalink
    Oldfishlady
    I PM'd you some pics......
    I don't use just sand only about 1 inch on top of the soil to hold it down-I don't use or need root tabs-but with just sand I would use root tabs. I get my sand at walmart for $4/50# play sand for kids sand box.
  3. weluvbettas
    10-22-2010 04:30 PM - permalink
    weluvbettas
    I was only asking about the kitty litter as I dont have any spare sand at the moment. when you use sand do you use root tabs? And would i be able to see some pics of your nano tanks ? PLEASE!
  4. Oldfishlady
    10-22-2010 04:23 PM - permalink
    Oldfishlady
    When I use kitty litter I mix it 25% litter and 75% soil-if I use peat- I only use a hand full at most dusted on the bottom under the soil
    Kitty litter can be a mess when used 100%-you also need to make sure it is just clay and not any of the perfumed type or with any additives or it will kill the fish-the wal-mart red bag brand is what I used-how it is made from one state to another can vary too so look at what is in it
    Personally I would stick to dirt or potting soil and only add a handful of the clay kitty litter for the iron.
  5. weluvbettas
    10-22-2010 04:07 PM - permalink
    weluvbettas
    Yeah cheap is great for my budget! ha ha. I have a big bag of kitty litter and would like to use it but how?? I would like to use the kitty litter on bottom topped of with peat.
  6. Oldfishlady
    10-22-2010 12:57 PM - permalink
    Oldfishlady
    Lucky....I would love to find a deal like that.....that is my favorite price "Free or cheaper"....Laffs.....sometimes shipping boxes don't have to be water safe......just be safe/careful with them....
  7. weluvbettas
    10-22-2010 12:39 PM - permalink
    weluvbettas
    Yep i got them for free they had a load of them . I dont know what they used them for but this store sells fish , snakes , plants , trees , soil.
  8. Oldfishlady
    10-21-2010 02:02 PM - permalink
    Oldfishlady
    Great...lets hope so...lol...did you get them for free and what did they use them for?
  9. weluvbettas
    10-21-2010 12:09 PM - permalink
    weluvbettas
    I got the boxes from a pet store so its gotta be safe right? They said i could have them (they had a pile in the corner)
  10. Oldfishlady
    10-20-2010 12:14 PM - permalink
    Oldfishlady
    Not sure what 1 means......I would check and make sure they are human food grade safe to be fish safe....this number is in the recycle triangle?

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