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  1. Bristlenose needs Question (or Three)

    Catfish
    After many weeks I have finally got a fully cycled tank, and have some Tetras running around happily. Next on my list is a Bristlenose, however I have a few questions. Substrate type? (I have 2-3mm river gravel, suitable?) Is DW required? Special food requirements?
  2. was accidentaly given a snail and i need help with it =/

    Invertebrates
    when buying 4 white cloud mountain minnows and a bristlenose catfish for my 16 litre tank which currently has a single male Betta, I was also accidentaly given what i THINK is a Malaysian Trumpet Snail. Can MTS's also go into the tank with the white clouds, catfish and betta?
  3. What are my catfish?

    Catfish
    I've had the bigger on of the two (who is upright) for about 3 months and in that time she has grown nearly 5 inches. At first we thought she was a bristelnose catfish but she is now around 7 - 7 1/2 inches long and looks to be still going so either she is a giant or we got it wrong. I know...
  4. advice and info on new fish to add

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    hi... I decided to post a thread on here because I need some advice and I've already exhausted all my fishkeeping books. I have a very small tropical fish tank (at least small compared to most tanks.) The dimensions are roughly 18 x 8 x 10 inches. I know you're all going to tell me thats way too...
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