Whip

New to the hobby but I’m obsessed. I never thought I’d spend so much time thinking about fish and tank setups and all of that. My dog is not happy about it . Always trying to get in between me and the tanks. She mostly upset about not having the fish food shared with her I think.
Birthday
September 10
Location
Illinois
Gender
Male
Nickname
Whip
Occupation
Assistant Manager
Quarantine?
Yes
List any water conditioners and test kits used:
I use both the API master kit as well as the strips. Seachem Prime & Stability. Turbo Start after a mini crash.
Experience
Just started
Do you know about the Aquarium Nitrogen Cycle?
Yes
Aquarium Size
55 gallon.
Aquarium Type
Freshwater Fish Only
Fish, Plants, Inverts, etc.
9 Red Eye Tetras, 8 Corydora Acutus, and 5 Bolivian Rams. Slowly swapped out all fake plants for live plants. Java Fern, Anubias, Jungle Vals, Swords, and a Red Melon Sword. Sand substrate, driftwood, rocks, and some leaf litter.
Aquarium Start Date
07/08/2019
Ammonia
0
Nitrite
0
Nitrate
About 15ppm
Temperature
78
pH
7
Lighting
Fluorescent lighting (plants doing alright)
Skimmer
No
Aquarium Filter Type
Marineland 400 & AquaClear50 HOBs, 2 sponge filters
Live Rock Amount
0
Aquarium #2 Size
75 - slowly setting it up
Tank #2 Type
Freshwater Planted Tank
Tank #2 Fish, Plants, Inverts, etc.
Planning stages
Aquarium #3 Size
10 gallon
Tank #3 Type
Freshwater Fish Only
Tank #3 Fish, Plants, Inverts, etc.
Quarantine/hospital tank
Tank #3 Start Date
08/15/19
Tank #3 Ammonia
Minimal
Tank #3 Nitrite
0
Tank #3 Nitrate
0
Tank #3 Temperature
78
Tank #3 Lighting
None
Tank #3 Filter Type
Aqueon (for 20 gallon). Packed with sponge, bio rings
Tank #3 Live Rock Amount
0

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