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Old 01-18-2013, 02:12 PM   #1
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I have a 20 gal. Planted tank, how often and what % water changes should I do?


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Old 01-18-2013, 02:52 PM   #2
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I have planted 30 gal Zn I do water changes 50% every 3 weeks all fish are healthy fish as well
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Old 01-18-2013, 02:57 PM   #3
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30% water change each and every week here...the more water changes you do the faster your fish will grow...
many breeders will do 100% daily water changes to get maximum growth so they can get their stock to market sooner..
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