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    Do Ladybugs Eat Springtails?

    I looked up videos on youtube and people feed raisins to ladybugs. also i was thinking about trying to dab some mushed ripe banana paste on the underside of easy to access leaves. i might also introduce wingless fruit flies and see if the lady bugs will eat those. at least thats what im gonna...
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    Do Ladybugs Eat Springtails?

    gonna make a nano terrarium and was wondering if springtails and lady bugs can co-exist or will the lady bugs eat them?
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    Can I Slip Off Without A Test Kit?

    make the trip when you need some declorinator or something. also buy a plant like java fern or annubias and ask for a little bit of gravel. no harm in that request. or not. thats just how "I" would start a fishless cycle for cheap if i couldnt afford the test kit. already established nitro...
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    Whats Your Go To Algae Wafer?

    I"ve been using Omega One Veggie Rounds and no fish i've had seems to eat them. Even mystery snails would let them sit there. Only my african dwarf frogs would really eat them. What wafers do you feed? I paid 12.99 for 4.2 oz at my LFS and the front package says: Omega One Veggie Rounds Natural...
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    Am I Overstocking?

    Go for it. The rasboras wont be a problem for the betta and the betta most likely wont be able to catch them. Also having the betta in the tank will make the rasboras school tighter together. I would start slowly adding more fish food to your tank until you get up to the amount you plan to feed...
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    Can I Slip Off Without A Test Kit?

    Here what i would do on the cheap. 1. Ask your fish store for some kind of used aquarium filter media, plants, rocks or anything that was in a cycled aquarium and put it yours. the more the better. Were trying to jump start the nitro cycle by adding established bacteria. 2. Use the test...
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    How Do You Get Money To Fund Your Hobby?

    I run a small skim operation carefully moving a dollar here, 50 cents there. All the while hoping my gf doesnt catch on.
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    What Can I Feed African Dwarf Frogs Besides Frozen Blood Worms?

    Sorry it took awhile formeto respond but after watching my ADF i've found they'll eat most anything.They're actully quite adapt at finding food. having small dither fish helped because when they would go into a feeding frenzy the frogs would know food is around. thanks for your guys input.
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    2 Or 3 Large Cichlids For 55 Gallon Tank?

    looking for suggestions for a type of cichlid that gets big but can live in a 55 gal. Has natural but interesting coloration (green/brown preferred) and can live as a pair or maybe a trio. i am thinking about keyhole cichlids but any other suggestions would be extremely helpful. Tank mates will...
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    African Dwarf Frogs And Shrimp?

    sad to say my frogs ate all my cherry shrimp. i bought 3 frogs and 15 cherrys shrimp the same day for my 20 long 2 weeks ago and the frogs got em all. it may have been that my shrimp and frogs were new to tank so the shrimp may have been at a disadvantage not knowing where to hide. However after...
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    Help I Thought These Were Bullet Proof... Mts Colony Dying!

    this tank i have them in is bare bottom. so could they be dying off because they cant burrow into a substrate?
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    Help I Thought These Were Bullet Proof... Mts Colony Dying!

    idk why but im sure my mts colony is dying off. i've got mystery snails in the same tank and they seem to be doing fine. as well as my paradise fish and siamese algae eater that share the same tank. not gonna lie i've been lax with the water changes over the holidays but i assumed i would see...
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    Question How Would You Feed This 20 Gal Aquarium???

    im looking for suggestions for a new feeding schedule. What would you feed and how often? My set up is a 20 gallon long bare bottom tank. Driftwood & Lightly planted with anubias and java fern. inhabitants are: 5 mystery snails 5 african dwarf frogs small colony of malay trumpet snails 7...
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    What Can I Feed African Dwarf Frogs Besides Frozen Blood Worms?

    Had the frogs for about a week now. but i notice a cube of frozen blood worms is way to much food even with my betta helping them eat it. also i was told only feeding them blood worms can cause health problems. so does anyone have any suggestions on what else i can feed them???
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    Can I Add 1 Bristlenose Pleco And 5 Dwarf Frogs To My 20 Gal Long?

    currently my 20 gal long has 1 black paradise fish (betta size), 1 siamese algae eater, 5 mystery snails, and a small colony of trumpet snails. can i add 1 or 2 bristnose plecos and 5 dwarf frogs to the tank? i had 3 dwarf frogs before in the tank but unfortunately they got caught in the filter...

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