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  1. Livebearers
    Awhile ago i got a bigger fish tank for my betta fish. I thought of a comunity tank with more room for my betta to swim and even with other fish! That sounded great at first since my betta is super friendly. (Ps: Sorry for my broke english) I got 3 black mollies since i thought that would be...
  2. Tropical Fish Diseases
    I currently have a 36 gallon tank, with guppies, angel fish, gouramis and sucker fish. We have noticed that one of our new gouramis that we recently added has white spots on fins and body which is normally ich. We are using “Jungle Ick Clear Fizz tablets” as this was the only thing available Bc...
  3. Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hey Im a beginner fish owner and I need to know everything about keeping fish, I have not stocked the tank yet. I would like to know about Filters Community freshwater fish tanks and what to put in them Filters Food Cleaning Anything else i should know about an aquarium thanks!!
  4. Beginner Planted Aquarium
    Hey guys, I've just started a new tank about 4 weeks ago, and I've run into a bit of a mystery... It's a 29G fresh water tank, fitted with T5 high lighting, Flourite Black, water Wysteria, java moss, and dwarf baby tears. Temperature is at 75F/24C. I've got a hang on the back Aqueon filter...
  5. Advanced Freshwater Discussion
    I only mention this because I want to stress my desire to use Lake Superior sand as a substrate. I've recently returned to the shores of Marquette MI after 13 years as an Infantryman in the Army. I have experience with tropical freshwater aquariums. My parents owned a pet store when I was young...
  6. Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Hi everyone, I'm just curious I have a Hong Kong Plec (hill stream loach) the little guy is currently in my temperate water tank with 2 zebra danios and 3 platys. I've been researching their optimal conditions and there is a lot of variation with temperature. At present they are kept between...
  7. Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hello all! I have a 500 liter planted aquarium (L150 x W50 x H72). It has been running for 6 months now and my plants have started to die. The first to go was java moss. I couldn't get it to grow at all. Next my japanese moss balls disappeared. Elodea is nearly gone and so are some other...
  8. Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I am switching my all male african cichlid tank to a peaceful freshwater tank. I used to have a live bearer 20 gallon aquarium and enjoyed watching the breeding process. Had many baby survive without even having to separate them. I want a colorful tank without the aggression of the africans. I...
  9. Catfish
    I would like to know because when I go to the pet store to buy more I want to know what to ask for. I'm new to Cory's soo any pointers are welcome.
  10. TFK Other Countries Classifieds
    I raise and sell White freshwater Aquarium crawfish they look amazing in a tank with black rocks on the bottom they range in size from 2-3.4 inches long and i sale them for $20.00 each (thats the lowest i can go on price because i sale them locally for 25-35.00 each) i am in Tallahassee FL i...
  11. Introduce Yourself
    Finally got this awesome site to work on my smartphone! :-D So thought I would drop by to say hi. I started this hobby, much to the dismay of my parents. (They think it's a waste of money) It started out with 11 guppies I got for free, and I just fell in love with keeping fry! So I put my old...
  12. Ancient Fish
    Here is my 55 gal Axolotl tank!! Mates: 1x Axolotl 8x Japanese Trapdoor snails 4x Chinese alage eaters Feeders: Ghost shrimp Guppies Rosey Red Minnows Goldfish Plants: 2X Red Mangroves 2x Sword 2X anuibas 2x octopus Duckweed Setup: 2x fluval HOB 50 2x 18" Zoomed Flora sun T8
  13. Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hello, I set up a tank just I guess 6-8 months ago. The tank is 20 gallons with florescent lighting 100 watt heater and an old fluval 2 plus filter. It is decorated with driftwood, plants (anubias, java fern, crypts and hygrophila), clay flowerpots and a sand substrate. It houses a bristlenose...
  14. Introduce Yourself
    I am new to this community so thanks for hearing me out. I currently am running a 20 gallon tank that I have had for over 10 years and a 55 gallon tank that is brand new. Both fresh water. I am attempting to do a fishless cycle on the new 55 gallon tank and boy is it getting frustrating. I...
  15. Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    what fresh water fish do you like?
  16. Introduce Yourself
    Hello! My name is Briana I am from south Carolina and I have always been captivated by fish they are just so wonderful. And very underestimated! I do indeed name all my fish and they each have personalities. I have a 10 gallon aquarium currently, and a little betta fish tank also. I used to have...
  17. Brackish Water
    I just obtained a "freshwater" moray eel to quickly find out that the fish store had NO idea what they were talking about! I know there is no such thing as a freshwater moray eel and that they are either brackish or full marine. Its gold and extremely stunning, they said he was eating but I know...
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