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Forum: Cichlids   06-21-2016, 11:50 AM
Replies: 6
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Posted By Sylverclaws
I've also noticed the lack of activity...no need...

I've also noticed the lack of activity...no need to insult over someone helping, I notice you didn't give anything useful in the least, Gremlin. People are perfectly able to be on both places at...
Forum: Livebearers   06-21-2016, 09:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,100
Posted By Sylverclaws
Yup, they sure will, and fast too. Occasionally I...

Yup, they sure will, and fast too. Occasionally I find left-overs, but not often...if one dies overnight I'll be lucky to find it. Their bones are so small they often get eaten, or are too hard to...
Forum: Livebearers   06-21-2016, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,056
Posted By Sylverclaws
I wasn't that thrilled with sand at first...

I wasn't that thrilled with sand at first either...just had the one tank with sand. I had all these fears about cleaning it and it going all over and messing up easily. Boy was I wrong. Most sand you...
Forum: Cichlids   05-12-2016, 06:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,153
Posted By Sylverclaws
The Auratus that turn dark tend to either be...

The Auratus that turn dark tend to either be extremely stressed out or dominant. lol Mine was that way for her first few days after I got her, she went back to her nice gold and black though. I hear...
Forum: Freshwater and Tropical Fish   10-31-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 792
Posted By Sylverclaws
Not in a tank that small. You can probably get a...

Not in a tank that small. You can probably get a single dwarf gourami, but no tetras with guppies and one. Five guppies and a gourami would probably be ok in a 15 gallon(if I did that right).
Forum: Invertebrates   10-03-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,882
Posted By Sylverclaws
Red Swamp Crayfish. For your red one, the others...

Red Swamp Crayfish. For your red one, the others are just normal swamp crayfish. Also the invasive Clarkii(there are five hundred species of the clarkii variety, but the ones you usually catch to eat...
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   09-13-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 392
Posted By Sylverclaws
Rabbit snails are cool, I thought about getting...

Rabbit snails are cool, I thought about getting some of those orange ones myself.

As for nerites? It's -very- common for them to move very little after being disturbed. They can actually lay...
Forum: Beginner Planted Aquarium   08-28-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,160
Posted By Sylverclaws
Oh dear. Yeah, there wouldn't be much in there...

Oh dear. Yeah, there wouldn't be much in there for them right now, oxygen-wise or food-wise, and you want to test the water first, especially since shrimp can be pretty delicate. You wont want to pop...
Forum: Beginner Planted Aquarium   08-27-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,160
Posted By Sylverclaws
Not bad. I'm now debating on doing this, if only...

Not bad. I'm now debating on doing this, if only to spread out and grow my plants more. lol


Hello, Oscar the Dog! I have a pleco I named Oscar. :3 ...
Forum: Fish Memorials   08-20-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,484
Posted By Sylverclaws
I hope this was meant to be a warning to others...

I hope this was meant to be a warning to others to actually research fish before they get them...and not a flame starter. It is what happens when people get fish they do no research on or just ask...
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   08-14-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,544
Posted By Sylverclaws
The only thing I can think of besides bettas is a...

The only thing I can think of besides bettas is a single sparkling gourami(AKA Dwarf Gourami). One male can go in there and they are pretty. I'd recommend the blue ones, either neon or powder...but...
Forum: Catfish   07-27-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,163
Posted By Sylverclaws
The reason they make good tankmates for them is...

The reason they make good tankmates for them is not everyone keeps mollies in brackish water. Many keep them in freshwater. It's not as good for them, but it is do-able. By being good tankmates for...
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   07-25-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,306
Posted By Sylverclaws
Lemme see if I can answer everything. lol ...

Lemme see if I can answer everything. lol

First...five gallon isn't too bad for endlers, they're little fish. Once settled you'll want at least 1 more.

The one you say hasn't gotten colors yet...
Forum: Freshwater and Tropical Fish   07-20-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 608
Posted By Sylverclaws
The beneficial bacteria is in your filter. If you...

The beneficial bacteria is in your filter. If you don't have a filter, you do not have a cycle anyways so every time you do a water change you just start it over. Adding in a decoration will not harm...
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   06-21-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 770
Posted By Sylverclaws
Usually fry stay out of the way, but sometimes...

Usually fry stay out of the way, but sometimes you can't avoid that. I rarely hit any of mine, but my vacuum tube is see-through so I can see when I snag one, kink it until they get out and then go...
Forum: Livebearers   06-20-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 850
Posted By Sylverclaws
Ah, occasionally this happens. Endlers are pretty...

Ah, occasionally this happens. Endlers are pretty peaceful, but they will sometimes pester males of other types until they leave. Sometimes they will nip if they have a fungal infection coming on,...
Forum: Cyprinids and Atherinids   06-19-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,857
Posted By Sylverclaws
It does. Like with people, animals get hit...

It does. Like with people, animals get hit differently by things.

Ah, it could be a number of things. After effects of the rise in acidity, low immune systems and poor slime coats and problems...
Forum: Cyprinids and Atherinids   06-19-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,857
Posted By Sylverclaws
How big is the tank? When add that many at once...

How big is the tank? When add that many at once to even large tanks it can cause a rise in acidity that can make them lethargic and then kill them.

You should only add 3-4 fish a week to an...
Forum: Aquarium Photography   06-07-2014, 02:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,220
Posted By Sylverclaws
Right on. It's really a gorgeous tank, I love...

Right on. It's really a gorgeous tank, I love your color choices. I wanted to do that with my 55, well something similar...but my grandma kinda pitched a fit about all those "White fish" in there....
Forum: Aquarium Photography   06-07-2014, 01:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,220
Posted By Sylverclaws
I love the white gourami in there too. He get...

I love the white gourami in there too. He get along with the angels? My angel and gourami do -not- get on, first nip(both at that! Instantly) I moved the gourami to the community tank. lol
Forum: Livebearers   06-05-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 894
Posted By Sylverclaws
Nah, I'm not gonna mix up my n-class endlers with...

Nah, I'm not gonna mix up my n-class endlers with others. Not any of my girls anyways, they're hard to come by! This guy is an unknown though. I never had any n-class, just a bunch of mixed up...
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   06-05-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,086
Posted By Sylverclaws
Hmm, could have been from previous exposure to...

Hmm, could have been from previous exposure to ammonia. Albino fish also sometimes have red gills, did he come this way or develop it?

Best guess if it's not those two things is some sort of...
Forum: Tropical Fish Diseases   06-04-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,346
Posted By Sylverclaws
Aquarium salt+cories is a bad idea, they don't...

Aquarium salt+cories is a bad idea, they don't like salt. It's not good for any scaleless or armored fish. You could, but they wont be comfortable and there is a risk...but it killing them or doing...
Forum: Beginner Freshwater Aquarium   06-04-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,086
Posted By Sylverclaws
Red gills, sometimes accompanied by red or black...

Red gills, sometimes accompanied by red or black spots, are a sign of Ammonia Poisoning.

Sometimes you can get that with anchor worms if they get really inflamed or infected. Have you seen...
Forum: Freshwater and Tropical Fish   05-31-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 704
Posted By Sylverclaws
From that angle it looks like a rubberlip pleco....

From that angle it looks like a rubberlip pleco. They're also known as pitbull plecos and bulldog plecos. They're actually pretty sweet, or at least the three I had were, and they get thick bodied...
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