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    Id My Pleco Please.

    really? .. i've just caught it and put it into the bigger fish tank so maybe the stress from catching it has done that then?    thanks for clarifying it for me. 
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    Id My Pleco Please.

    Got some better photos (it came to the glass at the side of the tank) ... as you can see it seems to have lighter shade of strips over its head and then down its body.    Many thanks in advance   (photos are up on my first post)
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    Id My Pleco Please.

    i totally understand, i took about 10 photos and that was the best because of the position its in, i will try get more :) 
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    Id My Pleco Please.

    I have a Pleco, I thought it was a common Pleco but the colourings and pattern is different to my other common Pleco, so it got me wondering if this is something different. Many thanks in advance. The Pleco is about 5-6 inch long From the tip of it's tail to the front of it's mouth. Sorry the...
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    Food For Fire Eel - Uk

    The fire eel is about 8-10 inch, not sure how old. I have a roughly 400 litre tank.
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    Food For Fire Eel - Uk

    Can any tell me where i can get prawn's for my fire eel, can they eat just ordinary frozen prawns from the supermarket? or do they need special ones?    Would they prefer live prawns or frozen?   Also, same questions for earthworms, where can i buy there from? can i use worms from the garden...
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    Why Are Some Of My Fish Skimming The Top Of The Water

    yeah i think i will defiantly get one, thanks
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    Why Are Some Of My Fish Skimming The Top Of The Water

    just to let you both know, i did a water change and i've just checked back on my fish and all of them are swimming like normal again now. Many thanks for your quick responses.
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    Why Are Some Of My Fish Skimming The Top Of The Water

      I don't have a water testing kit, however I will take some water to my LFS and ask them to do a test tomorrow, as obviously they are closed now.    I'll do another water change now, how much would you suggest? a large water change or small water change
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    Why Are Some Of My Fish Skimming The Top Of The Water

    I have a 400 litre tank (roughly) its been up and running for about 6 months in my house and was previously set up in someone elses house before me with the same filter.   Yesterday I decided to swap my gravel for sand. in the process i also did roughly a quater water change.    Now my 4...
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    Thinking Of Re-Scaping My 425 Litre Tank... Help, Advice, Ideas Please

      Thanks for the reply.. I know I reacently ready that the fire eel should be in sand or something a lot softer, which is why im planning on changing to sand. would love to see how you've got your tank looking, do you have any photos of it? :) 
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    Thinking Of Re-Scaping My 425 Litre Tank... Help, Advice, Ideas Please

    Ok, so i've been looking at a lot of tanks on this forum and they look amazing! i like how mine looks but i have no plants! i think plants might be what its missing to get my tank looking a lot better.    I have a few questions first if you guys could please answer:   1. Can i change the gravel...
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    Night Lights For Nocturnal Fish?

    Hi everyone,   I was just wondering if anyone knows anything about night lighting to view my nocturnal fish. I sometimes see the nocturnal fish during the day but not often, and i'd like to see what they are like when the lights go off.    thanks in advance :) 
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    Art Critique Thread

    I do digital Portrait paintings, using a Wacom graphics tablet and adobe photoshop. I get a lot of people thinking that photoshop is doing all the work by putting filters on etc. but the only tool i use is the brush tool and the colour picker tool, the rest is all down to my wrist and the pen. ...
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    My Digital Portrait Paintings

    Many thanks! :) 
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    Need Help Identifying Some Of My Fish - Video

    thanks again... just thinking, what if i put an area of sand for the eel to burrow in if it wishes and keep the rest gravel? is is that just going to end up all mixed together? hmm maybe a silly idea haha    i've just looked at the red spotted severums that you mentioned above, they are...
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    My Digital Portrait Paintings

      thanks! im getting better each time i do a new portrait! ... hopefully all the practice will pay off ;) 
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    My Digital Portrait Paintings

    Hi everyone!   Thought i'd share what i do as a hobby (hopefully do this full time one day!)    The forum wont let me upload the photo's as they are too large - don't want to reduce the size as it will lose the quality   So, i do apologize but i'll have to send a link to my instagram account...
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    Need Help Identifying Some Of My Fish - Video

    does anyone know if my gravel is the wrong type for the fire eel? i've seen some videos on youtube and they seem to use soft sand instead of gravel, can someone advise me please?    if i do need soft sand, will my other fish be ok with the softer sand   many thanks in advance! 
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