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  1. Colin_T replied to the thread Question about fish in cycle.

    Hi and welcome to the forum :) If you have 2ppm of ammonia in your tap water, you should contact your water supply company and get them...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 9:34 PM
  2. Colin_T replied to the thread finrot in my new betta?.

    Clamped/ twisted fins are usually caused by protozoan or bacterial infections. Try doing a 75% water change and gravel clean the...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 9:07 PM
  3. Colin_T replied to the thread Can we fix problem of curly ventral fins in next generation?.

    If the male has curly fins from his genetics, then he will pass that trait onto his young. If the female has the same trait then all...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 12:11 PM
  4. Colin_T replied to the thread How to stock a 26 gallon with tiger barbs and kuhli loaches.

    Assuming the tank has cycled and has an established biological filter, then yes you can add 6-7 khulis and 3 tiger barbs. In fact if the...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 11:57 AM
  5. Colin_T replied to the thread Sunburst Cichlid swimming upside down.

    Hi and welcome to the forum :) Fish that have trouble swimming normally usually have a bacterial or protozoan infection in their brain...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 8:56 AM
  6. Colin_T replied to the thread Cycle Crashed.

    Hi and welcome to the forum :) Fin Rot is caused by poor water quality and a dirty tank that allows bacteria to infect the fish and do...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 8:13 AM
  7. Colin_T replied to the thread Saltwater 1st time!.

    Most marine fish eat frozen or live food like raw or cooked prawn, fish, squid, brineshrimp, mysis shrimp, or any marine based meat....

    Dec 13, 2018 at 7:39 AM
  8. Colin_T replied to the thread How to stock a 26 gallon with tiger barbs and kuhli loaches.

    Hi and welcome to the forum :) Black Khuli loaches are the same as normal ones. If the tank is cycled (been running for more than 2...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 11:20 PM
  9. Colin_T replied to the thread Tank help.

    Catfish can die and sit in the tank for a day or two before you realise they aren't alive. If you did a water change on Sunday, the...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 11:14 PM
  10. Colin_T replied to the thread Neurological sick walking catfish.

    Do a 75% water change and gravel clean the substrate each day for a week. This will remove most of the harmful bacteria and protozoans...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 11:03 PM
  11. Colin_T replied to the thread Introduction.

    Hi and welcome to the forum :)

    Dec 12, 2018 at 11:00 PM
  12. Colin_T replied to the thread Saltwater 1st time!.

    Hi and welcome back to the forum :) Cycling a marine tank is exactly the same as a freshwater tank. Add ammonia and let the beneficial...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 10:57 PM
  13. Colin_T replied to the thread Tank help.

    Have you added any new fish or plants in the last 2 weeks? Did you do a water change the day before this started or the day it started?...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 5:12 PM
  14. Colin_T replied to the thread Aquarium Re-Stock and Cleaning Up Advice.

    Get a tank that is wider and higher than normal. eg: a 10 gallon tank might be 24 inches long x 10 inches wide x 12 inches high. Try to...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 4:45 PM