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    07-26-2016, 08:55 PM
    Rue replied to a thread Dual cat adoption in Other Pets
    Pictures! What's taking so long!!! LOL! That's exciting! There is a recommendation that you have 1 litter box per cat, and 1 extra. So for 2...
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    07-23-2016, 02:41 PM
    Thanks for the update! I am pleased to hear you are enjoying University! Lots of time to get back into the fish keeping obsession when you are...
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    07-22-2016, 04:29 PM
    I'd buy a small 'work wardrobe', something tidy looking and easily washable. It doesn't matter if you wear the same 3-4 outfits to work, and if you...
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    07-21-2016, 08:12 PM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    I think Mr. Poopy-pants needs a psychiatrist...I also have his half-brother (same father, different mothers)...he totally needs a psychiatrist, but...
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    07-21-2016, 02:03 AM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    I just make them all think I'm bigger and stronger - and hopefully smarter. Forget about faster...we ALL know I'm not faster...
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    07-21-2016, 01:03 AM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    ...he's probably thinking about biting me...
    169 replies | 1978 view(s)
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    07-21-2016, 12:35 AM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    He thinks very highly of himself. Is very bossy. ..and makes himself hard to catch. And did I mention he is a glutton?
    169 replies | 1978 view(s)
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    07-21-2016, 12:18 AM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    She has been a very good pony. I think she is 23 this year. We have had her since she was 6m old. The kids rode her...we drove her a little. But she...
    169 replies | 1978 view(s)
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    07-20-2016, 05:09 PM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    She is a Section A Welsh Pony. The bigger guy is half-Welsh. His father was a Section C Welsh Pony and his mother was an Arab (or Arab cross). ...
    169 replies | 1978 view(s)
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    07-20-2016, 05:05 AM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    I just happen to have a relatively recent one on my phone...I think this is from May. She is a black roan. Her winter coat was still shedding out...
    169 replies | 1978 view(s)
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    07-20-2016, 01:16 AM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    Lol...just my own two feet...they might not work as well as they used to...but thankfully they still work! :)
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    07-19-2016, 11:49 PM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    My today's "something". Pony got out of the corral...through the broken down fence that never seems to be a priority to fix. I had to hunt her...
    169 replies | 1978 view(s)
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    07-17-2016, 10:02 PM
    Tough one! If my nutritional status doesn't matter...there's a beef stew/soup that I make that I could eat in definately. .. Actually. ..it's...
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    07-17-2016, 09:58 PM
    Rue replied to a thread Happy Ice Cream Day in Chatterbox
    It is. For me it's more about the chocolate than the ice cream...lol. But in this instance they go together entirely too well.
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    07-17-2016, 08:13 PM
    Rue replied to a thread Happy Ice Cream Day in Chatterbox
    I don't like ice cream... But the odd time I get into a bit of a binge...chocolate crackle followed by chocolate chip cookie dough... Happy Ice...
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    07-17-2016, 03:38 PM
    I am watching this new phenom with interest (I don't play enough video games to be interested in trying)... My first thought: This is dangerous...
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    07-17-2016, 03:34 PM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    Yes...I am also very sorry to hear you need a hip replacement! I also have heard positive feedback from the few folks that have had it done.
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    07-16-2016, 12:39 AM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    I'm gonna gripe a bit too ( something I apparently excel at)... Yesterday I smell skunk...strongly. Happens in the country. Hubby had taken...
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    07-12-2016, 10:20 PM
    Rue replied to a thread Angry Bird in Chatterbox
    The sapsucker came back, and I caught it on video...but no temper tantrum, so it was less entertaining. The sparrows are having a heyday at the...
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    07-12-2016, 09:08 PM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    You know...the people I most admire...are still working (either for pay, or volunteering, etc.) as long as they can. I swear it keeps them young and...
    169 replies | 1978 view(s)
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    07-12-2016, 02:29 PM
    Deadpool Well...I know this is a little late, but I just watched it this weekend. I was home alone with the 21 year old and he had a copy and...
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    07-12-2016, 02:42 AM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    Sorry it's not settling down for you.
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    07-10-2016, 07:26 PM
    Rue replied to a thread Always Something in Chatterbox
    My sympathies! Life is expensive! If it helps any...I recently got a crown and it was about $1000...insurance only covers $400...but I can double...
    169 replies | 1978 view(s)
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    07-09-2016, 02:35 PM
    The Secret Life of Pets: Cute! Not my favourite. ..in part because I didn't like the way some of the animals were "designed" to look...but the...
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    07-09-2016, 11:58 AM
    Rue replied to a thread Angry Bird in Chatterbox
    I don't know how people manage to get these great videos...I have my phone close by most of the time...but never when I want to take a picture or...
    4 replies | 145 view(s)
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    07-09-2016, 04:50 AM
    Rue started a thread Angry Bird in Chatterbox
    I wanted to put up a small bird feeder where I could easily fill it and watch from inside the house...so we put up a post.. I tried to get a video...
    4 replies | 145 view(s)
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    07-08-2016, 12:04 AM
    I had males only in my community rank at one point. So pretty!
    24 replies | 480 view(s)
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    07-04-2016, 04:36 PM
    Aeonflame replied to a thread Checking In in Chatterbox
    Thank you Mermaid. It's good to be back.
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    07-03-2016, 12:34 AM
    Aeonflame replied to a thread Checking In in Chatterbox
    Thanks guys. And I apologize to Triton for hijacking his thread
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    07-02-2016, 11:52 PM
    Rue replied to a thread How to hang a skull? in Chatterbox
    Yes. But when I look at all the various openings in the back of skull. ..none look all that secure...and some of the bones are cracked...
    4 replies | 147 view(s)
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Interests:
Computers, RC Helicopters and my Fish.
Occupation:
Semi Retired.
About Me:
Middle age man with increasing gut and a receding hairline.
Music:
Classic Rock.
Movies:
Sci-Fi, Drama, Comedy, Action and Horror. Don't care for slasher/berserk style of movies.
Who I'd like to meet:
William, would like to see his house in person one day.
Books:
Mostly Sci-Fi and Fantasy. Dragonriders of Pern and Hitchhikers guide to the Galaxy are among my fav
Heroes:
My Better Half, she puts up with me on a daily basis.
TV:
Justified, Big Bang Theory, Elementary, American Horror, The History Channel are a few.
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Drinker:
Occasionally
Education:
Graduated
Why do you like AC Tropical Fish:
Knowledge of it's user's and their willingness to help.
Children:
1
Hometown::
Southern Indiana
Aquarium 1:
75 Gallon freshwater community.
Aquarium 2:
30 Gallon Tiger Barbs.
Aquarium 3:
10 Gallon Male Betta tank
typeof:
Freshwater
Rest of Your Aquariums:
10 Gallon Female Betta tank and a 20 Hexagon tank that I haven't decided what I'm going to do with it.
How I got started with aquariums.:
Found a used 75 gallon tank and stand at a yard sale for 35 dollars and decided to give it another try.
Favorite fish:
Wow' that's a hard one, plecos are among my favorites.
Fish I have bred:
Guppies, Mollies, Platies, Sword tails and hundreds of BN plecos.
Why I like fish::
Find watching them to be very relaxing.
Best advice:
Research and take time so you know what your getting into.
Other pets:
Two dogs and a cat.

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