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    What Is This And How To Get Rid Of It.

    Also I plan on starting a 65 gallon angel fish tank and really don’t want that tank to have this issue.
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    What Is This And How To Get Rid Of It.

    Hello. I have a 23 gallon tank that was started about 6 months ago with a fluval 206 and a aquaclear 30 power head as a water polisher. The wood is real forgot what it is. The rock is Texas holy rock. 2 of the plants are real Anubis something and I forget the other. I have 4 male guppies 4 Corys...
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    What The Heck Is This

    Ok thanks guys for the help and the sinking food is shrimp pellets so I bet that one that I thought fell didn’t fall.
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    What The Heck Is This

    hello everyone. So today just admiring my tank and I notic this (see pic). It’s in a plastic plant. I ha e no ideal what it is. I I have 4 Corey dorys don’t know the sex and 4 guppies all made. Could this be eggs from a Cory. A couple days ago I piece of sinking food landed near this spot but I...
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    Help Anubis Leaves Are Curling

    I “planted” it like the clerk said should I change the way it’s planted.
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    Help Anubis Leaves Are Curling

    Hello. Ok so I decided to add a plant to my 23 fluval vista aquarium. I did some research and took the advice of my lfs and got Anubis barteri. When I got it the leaves and roots looked good leaves where nice and dark green and straight. The second day I noticed the leaves started to curl a lil...
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    Best Carpet Plant For Low Tech

    Ok cool thanks again for the help
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    Best Carpet Plant For Low Tech

    Ok good I wanted atleast 2 more guppies bc I knew they had to be in a group. Does it matter what type of cories I get so I have to get the same or can I get like 2 albinos and 2 green cories. Thank you everyone for the help I really appreciate it.
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    Best Carpet Plant For Low Tech

    Ok I might do carpet on part of my tank maybe the front center my cories never go there they are always in the back for front left or right. And I believe they are Julie cories. One is big like almost 3 inches and the other is a maybe 1.5 inches. And if I do get 6 cories how would I have room...
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    Best Carpet Plant For Low Tech

    I did not realize that about Cory’s that they could uproot the plants. And also didn’t realize they need to be in a group of 6. The local fish store said any number. I don’t think my tank could hold 6 cories. Would they be fine with just the 2. And I’ve looked at Java moss I thought that was...
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    Best Carpet Plant For Low Tech

    Hi. Ok so I have a fairly new aquarium about 2 months. It is the fluval vista 23 gallon. I am wanting to start planting my tank and want to start with a carpet. What would be the best carpet for what I have. I am ok with having to add fertilizer and stuff like that but really don’t wanna change...
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    Strange Hole In Betta Tail

    Hello and ya it doesn’t look like fin rot or ick. Are your water parameters good if not You should get those in check to prevent issues. I would make sure it doesn’t get any bigger or others appear. You could add something like melafix I have used this in the past with guppies to heal what I...
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    Small White Particles In Water

    Ya if there not to visible then maybe just wait it out and see if they go away. I would cut back on the % of water changes. Maybe do like 10 to 20 % instead. As long as you numbers are good then that’s enough. But if your numbers are high then ya do a bigger water change and maybe even add prime...
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    Small White Particles In Water

    I don’t think it is worm it’s way to many and they are way to small I think. But something to keep in mind thank you. And Chandell I have been told they are anything from bacteria bloom to debris from my filter or my substrate to silicates or calcium from my water source. So I had a power head...
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    Small White Particles In Water

    Ok so just wanted to see if anyone could help me here I’ve asked several people no one seems to know exactly what it is. I have very fine white particles floating in my tank. I scooped water out into a cup and let it sit for a while and check it and the particles pretty much just stay in place...
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    Help Guppy Clamped Tail

    Well woke up this morning and the orange one still had a clamped tail but still swimming. Went to the store and got prime and stopped at couple other places. Got home and checked on him he is no longer with us. I feel terrible idk if it’s something I did or if it was just something that happen...
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    Help Guppy Clamped Tail

    Thank you. Will do I planned on getting prime this weekend probably tomorrow and how small of water changes. And my water is pretty clear other then some micro bubbles and small white particles some said could be bacteria bloom or silicate and both should go away. I have a polisher it’s a...
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    Help Guppy Clamped Tail

    He has always looked like that. he swims fine and eats food begs for food lol. And will do. Hopefully the orange one will be ok. I added food to see if he would and and nothing so idk maybe he has a belly ache I’ll keep updating
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    Help Guppy Clamped Tail

    That’s weird it does look like fuzz in the picture but no there is no fuzz on him. My wife just told me he had trouble pooping it was like stuck and she said it was the biggest she has seen.
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    Help Guppy Clamped Tail

    There is my other 2 guppies and then the one with the clamped tail his color looks a little better since I added the melafix but it could just be me.
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    Help Guppy Clamped Tail

    Help I have a guppie with a clamped tail. Other 2 guppies and 2 Corydoras seem fine. His tail is clamped very tight and and barely swimming around and mainly at the surface. His color is really like he was bright orange and now barely orange and really like near his tail. Water condition 0...
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    What Websites Do You Use For Supplies?

    Chewy.com has good stuff and is usually on par with prices with amazon and sometimes cheaper. Also if you spend 49 or more u get free shipping and they have 1 to 2 day shipping. I just recently received a package 20 hours after clicking order.
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    How To Stop Using Fluval Cycle

    I have tested my water source several times and it’s been anywhere from 5 to 20 ppm. So that could be it. In the beginning I was doing it wrong and was getting really low numbers I didn’t read the directions u have to shake the **** out of bottle 2 and then the mixture. I was just shaking it for...
  24. J

    How To Stop Using Fluval Cycle

    Ok good lol was a little nervous there for a sec. and thanks again guys you have been a big help.
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    How To Stop Using Fluval Cycle

    Ok so you think it could be silicates isn’t that what diatoms eat. There’s a lot food left for them lol. And eww worms really. Can they affect me at all. I heard a gory story of someone getting sick from there fish tank. I did the water change earlier and tested ammonia and nitrite ammonia is 0...
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    How To Stop Using Fluval Cycle

    Thank you guys so much for the advice. I will look into snails I kinda did want to get some down the line. And I will stop using fluval cycle. I’m wondering now if why my numbers were a little off bc I took everything out of my tank and scrubbed it good and cleaned the glass and gravel vac good...
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    How To Stop Using Fluval Cycle

    Hello I am new to aquariums but has done a lol research before purchasing my tank. I have a 23 gallon vista from Fluval. It can with aquaclear 50 , Fluval heater, and Fluval cycle bacteria. I asked the guy at the fish store about fluval cycle and he said ya it works good I asked about the...




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