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  1. What is stalling my cycle? - Please help!

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hello everyone, I'm new to fish keeping and I'm cycling my first tank. It's a 10 gallon freshwater, filtered and heated at 78 degrees F, with no live plants. I'm doing a fishless cycle. I've been cycling since mid July, around 6 or 7 weeks total, and my tank is being very stubborn. I started...
  2. amateur mistake...

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    SO, I have a 29 gallon freshwater tank, artificial plants, gravel substrate. I had a school of 6 tiger barbs, a yellow molly and a silver molly, and a few ghost shrimp. I did a 25% water change, then reached into the tank with the WRONG cleaning brush to knock some algae off of a rock. :oops...
  3. New tank ideas! Any help would be great :)

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hey guys, I have just bought a 85L fish tank and i'm in the process of deciding fish, plants and cycling method. My ultimate plan is to have a heavily planted fish tank with some rocks and sand/gravel mix. I would also like a tank full of small - medium community style fish. Fish such as Tiger...
  4. Having Trouble Cycling My Tank

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Hi all... I am new to this hobby and having problem cycling my tank... I have been through a lot of forums and information on the net about cycling now and haven't been able to figure it out... here is a little background on the tank: I bought a used 40g breeder two months ago... filled it...
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