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  1. I am so "Fished Out" Today! Platy Fry, What is wrong with my Boesmani Rainbow!

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I am so "Fished Out" Today! Platy Fry, What is wrong with my Boesmani Rainbow! Well this morning started out with 2 fish tanks right now, I have 4 up and running...:shock: It started this morning when I turned the light on in my 29 gallon tank. I could not help but notice two tiny eyes stare...
  2. Having the hardest time sexing my Goyder River Rainbow (Melanotaenia trifasciata)

    Cyprinids and Atherinids
    When I began adding more rainbows to my bigger 56 Gallon tank about 4 months ago, I read a lot of conflicting information of what the female to male ratio of the fish should be. My goal was really to diversify the types of rainbows I had the most I could with the space I had. I read in some...
  3. Does anyone know where to buy Rainbowfish in NJ?!?

    Cyprinids and Atherinids
    There is absolutely no variety in the big chain pet stores and if they have any Rainbows, they only have a few. I am really interested in the species for my 55 gallon and would need a few to school, preferably creating a diverse school. So anyone know where to get these fishies in Northern or...
  4. What do you think about Rainbows?

    Cyprinids and Atherinids
    I was considering getting at least 3 of what kind of Rainbowfish is available at Petsmart and the petstore by my house for my 55 gallon, along with a Striped Raphael Catfish. I heard that Rainbowfish are very nice-looking after a while and I like the striped catfish as is (also, it makes...
  5. White spot on Rainbowfish's lip?

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I feel like I've been LIVING on this board for weeks. It's one thing after another. I've fought columnaris for months, and my big 55 gallon tank has not been broken down due to so many fish still in it. It seems I get an outbreak of it every few months. Well, now.. I have a Turquoise...
  6. My New Zebra Loaches - 55 Gallon is Stocked

    Freshwater Journals
    I picked up some Botia Striata today for my 55 Gallon Rainbowfish Tank. The tank is now home to: 8 x Red Platies 8 x Zebra Danios 6 x Red Rainbowfish (3M, 3F) 4 x Blue Rainbowfish (M) 5 x Zebra Loach The only other fish I plan on adding is a Bristlenose Pleco. I thought the Zebra...
  7. Hi! The Story of My Life.

    Introduce Yourself
    Hello there! Last March my wife and I bought a 20 gallon aquarium to introduce our young son (2 at the time) to the wonderful world of pets, without getting a dirty cat or a dog that we'd have to walk when it's minus 30 degrees Celsius here in the winter. No thanks. We planned to get a 10...
  8. Feeding My Fish Green Peas

    Saltwater Journals
    Hi all, Just wanted to share a video of me feeding my rainbowfish green peas. Enjoy!
  9. 55 Gallon Planted Aquarium Feeding Rainbowfish

    Freshwater Journals
    Hi All, Here is a short clip of my 55 Gallon Planted aquarium feeding the Rainbowfish.