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  1. LebronTheBetta
    08-08-2012 04:45 PM - permalink
    Oh, thanks! Lebron waved his fin to say thanks! :3 I started... I have no clue... ._. Well, I know the last water change I did was the 1st one since I started cycling. I'm supposed to do my 2nd change this week today. I assume I started July 30. I'll ask my dad later, he's sleeping right now. Sorry that happened to you! There still might be some BB. You just gotta hope. ;) This is my 1st cycle, too. I'm just doing 2 changes per week. 1 50% gravel siphoning, and 1 just water. Good luck with your cycle! ~LTB
  2. Destinystar
    07-28-2012 01:14 PM - permalink
    Thanks and no this is my first tank ever and its abit scary I must say. Trying not to worry over it to much but of course I Perseus was a gift and came along with a half gallon bowl so I ordered his 5 gallon on line cause I knew he didnt need to live in that little bowl for to long after reading all the posts here. I think I will try and get the Nutrafin and give it a try. I dont have any readings so far for Nitrite or Nitrate and only a small reading for ammonia and doing alot of small waters changes and a big 55 percent one at least once a week.
  3. megaredize
    07-28-2012 12:57 PM - permalink
    I always just post a link to my Youtube video's in the forum post. im not sure if there is a better way. all my cycles have had the fish in the tank lol cause i usually buy the fish first then go damn i have no where to put him. ive always added nutrafin cycle to the tank water. it seems to help even though some people say it doesn't. do you have any other tanks that are cycled? adding cycled media to the new tank's filter would jump start the cycle alot.
  4. Oldfishlady
    07-27-2012 10:59 AM - permalink
    Any species is fine and you can use smaller amounts as a tonic to just slightly tan the water, for spawning..etc...-collect some oak leaf and save for later if needed.
    It can be easier to cycle fishless without plants and safer fish in with plants...
  5. teeneythebetta
    06-20-2012 10:04 PM - permalink
    Thank you for the compliment ^.^ Sent you a request ;)
  6. Destinystar
    06-19-2012 11:21 AM - permalink
    Hello I was just wondering if I need a air stone or a bubble maker in my 5 gallon tank or is there oxgen being put back in the water from where its filtered and flows back in at the top of the tank ? Thanks !
  7. bettalover2033
    06-19-2012 04:37 AM - permalink
    You're very welcome and enjoy your stay!
  8. bettalover2033
    06-18-2012 07:41 PM - permalink
    Hello and Welcome to the forum! My name is bettalover2033 i am also a betta breeder and I would like to say that if you need ANY kind of help, whether it be general betta fish care and needs or an betta breeding help, I am able to help you or at least point you in the correct direction. If you have any questions, I'd be happy to answer them.
    I hope you enjoy your stay at**as much as we do! Glad to see another betta keeper here with us.

    P.S.If you would like to reply to this VS (Visitor Message) please go to my page and reply in the provided text box.
  9. Destinystar
    06-02-2012 09:15 PM - permalink
    My daughter got me a Betta fish for Mothers Day, he is a Blue Crowntail and I just love him. He lives in a 5 gallon tank and loves to explore and swim though his floating log. We named him Perseus since my daughter teaches Latin I wanted a greek name and this is what she came up with and seems to suit him just fine, he is a brave little guy and when I do water changes he stays close by and likes to watch. I love my Betta !

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  • About Destinystar
    I am a retired Preschool teacher and I live with my dog Barkley and my Betta fish Perseus.
    Knoxville, Tennessee
    Reading, art, nature and long walks with my dog Barkley.
    Total Years Fish Keeping Experience
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