Pregnant :)

Discussion in 'Cherry Shrimp' started by Joel2036, Dec 23, 2012.

  1. Joel2036

    Joel2036 Valued Member Member

    Hey everyone :)
    New to shrimp got these babies 2 days ago and I already have a pregnant one ! How lucky am I !!
    I tried to get photos but it was hard ony IPhone
    Just wondering of you could gives some tips on raising the babies and how pregnant this girl is ?
    It is a 3 gallon btw

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  2. RogueAgent94

    RogueAgent94 Fishlore VIP Member

    Nice little tank!! RCS are really easy to raise. All you gotta do is cover up the filter intakes with filter media and wait to see babies! You could add a calcium source if you wanted. The female will drop her eggs on it.
     
  3. Tonia

    Tonia Well Known Member Member

    Looks very nice!!!!

    I wish you well with the baby shrimpies!!
     
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    Joel2036

    Joel2036 Valued Member Member

    Thank you guys :)
     
  5. C

    Cichlidnut Fishlore VIP Member

    The term for shrimp carrying eggs is berried, not pregnant :D
     
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    Joel2036

    Joel2036 Valued Member Member

    Hahaha sorry ! New to shrimp I will used berried from now on :) I have turned my filter off until I can get something to cover the
    Filter should that be ok ?
     




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