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  1. Fish Monster

    More new Discus!

    No I went to a place called GwynBrook farms I think Hans place is a bit further, I had to make an appointment with this guy took the whole family really nice fish and nice old man knows his stuf likes to make keeping discus simple as can be and he obviously cares about his fish you an check him...
  2. Fish Monster

    More new Discus!

    Yeah he is a sponsor over at Simply Discus I am over there all the time, Kenny has some nice fish, fortunatley I was able to find a breeder in the baltimore area about an hour drive for me from PA that I could go to an actually see and point out my fish if I could not find one I would have went...
  3. Fish Monster

    question regarding quick cure and talt

    Oh and I have heard also that one table spoon per 5 galoons and one table spoon per 10 gallons which is it for sure? I know personally I only use the one table spoon per ten gallon rule I think thats plenty and do not want to over do it you know?
  4. Fish Monster

    question regarding quick cure and talt

    Good to know, you really did sum it up for me, just one more question I take it not to use salt with QC corect? Basically what I am tying to do is creat a huge document to save on my pc with all the info I can gather on the diferent asspects of keeping discus all in one quick easy to get...
  5. Fish Monster

    Discus Collection complete???

    Yeah me too in fact you alwyas hear of Rummy's being a fish to be added with discus, hmm
  6. Fish Monster

    question regarding quick cure and talt

    The normal dose of QC is one drop per gallon, one drop per 2 gallons in other words half strength for Tetras, So my first question is can discus handle the one drop per gallon? or do you have to trea like you would for tetras? 2nd question instrutions for non iodized salt, aquarium salt, rock...
  7. Fish Monster

    My Breeder Visit exp wow!

    Thank you, and the funny thing is the prices are cheaper than at the LFS! I know this man was pashoniate about his fish. He wanted to make sure I was comfortable in knowing what I was doing and making sure I knew what to do when I got them home and insitted I call him for anything good, bad...
  8. Fish Monster

    My Breeder Visit exp wow!

    Heck of a nice guy, although it does sound like he may be ill with something, I sure hope he is around a long long time, he told me his son may take over one day that he helps him out. I just do not know how one person could do it all alone like that it looks like a lot of hard work. This man is...
  9. Fish Monster

    My Breeder Visit exp wow!

    Wow just Wow so cool if you ever get the chance do it, Bought five beautiful fish 2 red turks, 1 regular turk, 1 Royal Blue, and I believe is was a red snakeskin or Blue I was so tired I forget. I bought from a place called Gwynnbrooks farms very nice fish room and I gotta tell you first...
  10. Fish Monster

    Discus Collection complete???

    thanks for the tip I will try that thank you again
  11. Fish Monster

    Discus Collection complete???

    Yp I did exactly rummy nose tetras but I have no idea where to get them, it's funny not even that fish place has them. I have about 4 pet shops near me that sell fish no discus of course but I have not found my rummy's I wonder how much they go for? and how many to put into my tank? I was...
  12. Fish Monster

    Discus Collection complete???

    Yep I may be new to discus but I have researched all about them for about 4 months or so prior to making my first purchase I was ready for sure!!
  13. Fish Monster

    Discus Collection complete???

    I love them as is I think some black sand and drift wood would look nice thats what i plan to do eventually when I have all my fish and there all healthy and doing well when I am finished thats what I plan on doing thin layer of blk sand some drift wod maybe some floating plants for cover nd I...
  14. Fish Monster

    Ok I lost 2 in 24hr period I am sick of this!

    I hear you yes it is heart breaking especially when you are just starting out you know really discouraging your doing your best and you still loose three of them in under a week it was so heart breaking and discourageing almost wanted to give up and throw in the towel but I know what my mistake...
  15. Fish Monster

    How long to QT for??

    I hear you Josh unfourtunately my set up would not allow for me to do that, and I see non-iodized salt I assume this is the same as aqurium salt would this also work? one table spoon per 10 galon so I would just bout one and a half then ok
  16. Fish Monster

    How long should I treat for??

    You got that rite some treat their dogs like their own children especialy for those who do not have children well I do have children but I still look at them like that I guess because I know how delicate they are and I know how much TLC a growing animal or human baby needs and these fish really...
  17. Fish Monster

    How long should I treat for??

    Wow you did not have to write all that I know I have the bottle as well, but I also know that with certain treatments sometimes things are done a little diferent in case of disucs. I was un-sure if for discus we should treat longer than usal or if the standard instructions were fine to follow as...
  18. Fish Monster

    How long to QT for??

    Ok thank you I have also heard one teaspoon per gallon also and when you say one large one per da what are we tlking here 50% 75% what? thank you for your help! I would like to know a bit more on how much salt to use? I also have to figure out how much to add back in after the water changes.
  19. Fish Monster

    How long should I treat for??

    This has been my 5 treatment with the QC in a 7 day period, I am wondering how many times should I use the qc and for how many ays to treat? they are starting to eat if only a little and not like before but that could be because of the qc. I did a 40% water change yester day and cleaned out my...
  20. Fish Monster

    How long to QT for??

    6 weeks huh, well I was thinking more like 3 or 4 but if you really think 6 is required than I can do that. The one issue I have with such a long qt period is the fish is all by him/her self and I know they like to e in groups, you do not think there will be any short or long term negitive...




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