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    Algae

    Thanks I never had a problem with the liquid co2 I use. But I wonder if using the liquid co2 was the reason my dwarf rams keep dieing. I buy them and within a month or two die. All the other fish are fine. Tomorrow I clean tanks. So I'll get rid of the algae and see what happens. This tank has...
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    Algae

    I never heard of liquid co2 being hazardous to fish. You have a point on lights. Sun comes up and then goes down 8-12 hours later. I use fertilizer recommoned by the manufacture. I bet I dose too much. The floating plants are growing like weeds.
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    Algae

    I keep reading that co2 keeps algae under control. My tanks do not have any injected co2.But, they to receive liquid co2 once when I do a water change and another 3-5 days before another change usually 7-10 days. All tanks are heavy planted and have floating plants. The plants are growing well...
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    Good Stock

    Swordtail
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    Good Stock

    I need a male swordfish. I bought a trio a week ago and the male lasted 3 days. So I have two females. The GCCA would have swaps that I would go to and know I am buying fish that were tank raised. Of course those have been cancelled. So now I stumped. I thought about buying from the fish stores...
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    Conditioning blue eye Rainbows.

    Very interesting. I have the food for deworm the fish. Is the time of the year have anything to do with spawning? I read about having the water a couple of degrees cooler than normal.
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    Conditioning blue eye Rainbows.

    Can a person condition Blue Eye Rainbows with freeze dried brine or blood worms? How about live bearers?
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    All my fish dying - at a complete loss

    Test strips are good in a pinch. But invest in a liquid test kit. $30. that will tell you exactly what the water range is.
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    Fish dying

    About 7 fish that are not even a quarter inch long.
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    Fish dying

    Yes liquid test kit.
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    Fish dying

    This is a quarantine tank. Just to make sure fish are healthy. They will be going into a larger tank at some time.
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    Fish dying

    6 inches? I had a common place grow to 8 inches. Not in this tank. Dwarfs do not grow this long.
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    Fish dying

    The Rainbows are are about an inch and a half. They are not the large Rainbows that I have in other tanks. I have had DBNP spawn in this tank.
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    Fish dying

    You are talking about Plecos. Not Bristol nose which are dwarf. Only around 3 inches fully grown. I can believe stress. The plants should have helped him adjust.
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    Fish dying

    Hi I have a problem. I bought a trio of swordfish one male two females. Females took to the tank right away. The male hid in the plants. I saw him swimming the first and second day. The third day found him dead. The tank has a pair of Rainbows, a few guppies and a Bristol nose place. it is a 10...
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    How do I get rid of hair algae

    Stress Zyme for algae control? I never heard of this. I thought it was for slime coat for fish.
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    Fish photo contest

    Hi How can I submit photos for the fish photo contest? I see the thread but nowhere to enter. Thanks
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    Rainbow problem

    I'm having a problem with my male Millinium Rainbow. The female passed a few months ago The Millennium was a very peaceful fish. Up till the female was lost. Now he is a sort of bully. I have another tank with a male and female millennium but smaller than the bully. If I put him into the smaller...
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    Blue Eye Lemon Pleco

    Hi I have had Albino Plecos. spawn and raised the young. So I would like to try Blue Eye Lemon Plecos this year. L144A. Anyone have any info on breeding this beauty? They are expensive at Live Aquaria. $50 each.
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