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    betta breeding question

    how many times should the fish "embrace" before you get eggs? should you see them the first time? this is my 3rd attempt at a spawn and am just now getting the male (hows still young and inexperienced) to embrace the female... the female is fat with eggs and both have been conditioned for 2...
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    55g planted tank shots

    my perl and german blue.... nose to nose......
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    PetStupid

    i swear these people will say anything to make money.... i want to go in there and ask stupid questions like "is it OK to keep 10 angels in a 10 gallon tank full of raw sewage?". a customer said "i think my tank was to big for them (referring to angels) so i moved them to a 10 gallon. all of...
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    too may bettas!

    ok im seting up an automated waterchangeing system for my bettas and adding a fue tanks.... my plan is to have 12 tanks (the ones form petsmart that are 1G plastic tanks) im going to cut each tank at teh bottom and silicon in airline tubeing.... this will be teh water exit pipeing....... all...
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    questions about betta breeding

    i have a female beta that i believe is either a plakat or a CT but I'm not sure.. are there any better ways to determine than by the tail type pics of the two? if shes a ct and i spawn her with my double tail male will i get all Ct's or all double tails or maybe a mix? i wold like to see a...
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    new south american puffer

    i found this guy for $9USD and picked him up today! i also picked up some apple snails to breed for him..... i got one GIANT apple snail and i was wondering if i could put it in with this puffer or if it wold get torn apart..... the snail is about 3-4 inches around and the puffers only 1 inch...
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    cory habs and otto's

    its cool to see these fish together. they look similar to each other and Ive seen on may occasions all of them schooling together... the funny part is when the otto's stick to the glass and to corys cant so they just swim circles around the otto thats just siting there eating... also Ive had my...
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    shell dwellers

    im looking to set up a 29g shell dweller comunity and i need to know if 8-10 is too many? i know they setup familys but i dont know how may to expect from a groupe or how big of an aquaium i shold have...... i want to do a tank with 2-3 differnt types of sheldwellers but i also dont know a...
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    German blue rams

    i got 2 of these for my planted 55. male and female both in exelent condition and are breeding. 45 minuts after i acclimated them they found the deepest pit in the sand in witch i put a flat stone and laid atleast 100 eggs. the female started fanning them right away but the male didnt fertalize...
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    fin rot

    i keep waking up to 1 or 2 of my guppies dang near dead form fin rot or at least i assume its that. they will be very pale from about the anal fin back and the scales around the anal fin are sticking up. the tail has only bone left no cell matter at all. it seems extremely contagious and it hits...
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    my new 55

    i got a good digital but i cant take good closeup pics. these are my cardinals...
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    missing cardinal

    i saw a thread a while back where some one was talking about one of there cardinals disappearing from the tank without a trace. this has happened to me now. i have guppies and cardinals in this tank and withing 2 hours one cardinal went missing without a trace. Ive looked on the floor around...
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    BGK breeding

    Ive been all over the net tonight looking for info about BGK breeding. the only thing i have seen is this http://www.aquariacentral.com/species/db.c...&view_records=1 i wold like to know how to sex these fish and i wold also like to know about there breeding habits. I'm not planing on...
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    black worms and leaches

    i was inspecting my black worms and saw a bunch of small round things that stretch like worms when they crawl around... they look like leaches and they seem to feed on the black worms. should i throw these portion away or is it safe to feed to my fish?? i purchased these from a reputable dealer...
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    4x65w power compact on a 55g

    I'm sure I'm going to need it eventualy....... i rely don't want to do the 2ltr bottle c02 injector so can anyone tell me the best and Ezest setup to buy? i wold like something reliable and hitech...... i want automation and i font want to have to deal with testing and tweaking with the system...
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    live bearer's

    Ive been brain storming a live bearer breeding setup using 3 55g or 50g tanks. I want to divide them off 3 ways with standard store bought dividers. i plan on using a 40 watt UV sterilizer and possibly building my own automated water changing system. the part I'm stuck thinking about is...
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    cichlids for a ghost knife

    is there any that will gow with one? hes a small ghost (4 inches or so 7 to teh tip of his tail) and i wnated a cichlid or a fue to go with him hopfuly for good. im hopeing for a pecful one who wont pick on my ghost. i dont know much about cichlids but im trying to learn as much as i can before...
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    bloated honey guorami

    just like every emergency thred starts i woke up this morning to my favorite honey guromi laying on the bottom still as can be, witch is strange becus as soon as teh lights come on i feed my fish and she gets exited as soon as she sees me move twords teh tank cuz she knows its feeding time...
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    NTD

    how contagious is NTD? is it only transferable to tetras? aside from euthinasia what are my options? 1 fish shows signs do the others have it too? (in other words is it like ich where just becuse you cant see it dosnt mean its not there) in my shoe box i have malachite green\ formalyn, salt ...
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    Black Ghost Knife

    im off to my LFS for a baby BGK. he/she is about 3-4 inche3s long and is cute as can be! ill get some pics asap. do you think at that size hes/shes gonna eat my tetras? i not worried about him/her eating my fish too much since hes geting his/her own tank soon and its a bit hard to find baby...
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