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  1. Cichlids
    can anyone identify this species? I want to rescue him because he isn't being taken care of. Just want to research the fish first and to do that i need to know what it is lol he is the sole inhabitant and the lady is giving the tank away which i don't need but my bleeding heart wants to rescue...
  2. Bettas
    All I've ever had are bettas, I have 3 right now :D but I would like to expand my collection to other things. What would be good transition fish after having only bettas?
  3. General Freshwater
    Hey Guys, When I have the funds, which will hopefully be soon, I am planning on starting up a pet shop devoted to freshwater fish in central jersey but I have no idea how to find breeders. Can anyone help me with that or give me some general tips about starting a fishy business? Thanks!!
  4. Introductions
    ok i have had my tank for about 2 months now and i got it for my son to teach my son about pets but i was told nothing about cycling a tank untill all but one of my fish died :( then the pet shop owner told me about it and gave me 3 zebra danios to start the tank now i have 4 zebra danios 1 auto...
  5. Aquatic Reptiles and Amphibians
    Hi, I'm moving in a month to a new city with my two small tanks, I have two fishes a guppy and a platy as well as three african dwarf frogs. The move will be at least 3 hours long. Does anyone have any information as to how I should safely move them,pack them etc. I would really appreciate any...
  6. Beginner Freshwater
    I have a 125 gallon freshwater tank that we cycled with roseys (we now know about fishless cycling but a local pet store advised us to do it this way) and we saw a spike in nitrites and then low ammonia levels. We added our fish a couple every week or so and all was well for a few weeks. Then...
  7. General Freshwater
    I'm new at this, so I'm not sure if my zebra danio actually has eggs, but it certainly looks like it. I'm also pretty sure it's a female. I'm not sure about the other two though... Recently, the female looks 'pregnant' and after she eats she looks like she's going to burst. (Before when they...
  8. Beginner Freshwater
    After only having betta a 20 gallon might be a little harder but thought i would give it a go. i am hoping to get a package with light, pump included. and will get a tank vac for my freshwater aquarium. I am wondering what COLOURFUL neat looking, hopefully hardy fish i can put in together ( i...
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