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    I was in a similar position. I had 2 fantails left in my 55g. Then I rescued 2 comets. Big no-no to mix them...but so far so good. Then the...
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    For 21 years I have been trying to get someone to make me pottery cat food dishes. Why? Because I like handcrafted pottery and because this way I...
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25 g tropical tank with miscellaneous inhabitants
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55 g Goldfish Tank...3 goldfish.
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Had more tanks...time to downsize.
How I got started with aquariums.:
Got two goldfish when I was 7...
Favorite fish:
Fancy goldfish
Fish I have bred:
No deliberate breedings. Have 'tank-raised' mollies and platies and now CPDs.
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How could I not? They're so cute!
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Read and research...
Other pets:
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  2. Happy new year, and good luck with the plants.

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  13. Thanks! You have a great holiday season as well!

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  15. lol, thanks for the rep. Have one on me! =]

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  17. Merry Cristmas and Happy Holidays Rue.

  18. Holiday Ham has come today from the eve until Boxing Day!

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  21. Thanks for the Rep!!! :)

  22. Yes, there is still a place in today's world for the Darwin Awarads

  23. The last one of these Ill ever give! Enjoy the AC bucks Rue!

  24. For being a smarty pants and figuring out my riddle so fast! :)

  25. This one will have a longer life span, sorry to hear about your fish

  26. Otis thanks you for the rep

  27. thanks for the rep!

  28. Kick back and enjoy the day when your done your painting

  29. for posting that article, I laughed so much!!!!!!!!

  30. Thank you for the help you gave me a long while back.

  31. It's the closest thing to a new camera that I could find :-)

  32. Nearest thing I could find for a spider. Thank you for your kind comment on my mbuna photos

  33. Until I get to see a real Sea Turtle... here's a cartoony one in anticipation!

  34. LOL, here's another Nicaraugan(sp?) penguins

  35. The way I type, I would never intentially point out spelling mistakes, sorry to have come across like that

  36. penguin for a friend XD

  37. For use in the lab ;-) Here's hoping they have internet access

  38. Happy Banning, happy fish keeping happy Christmas!

  39. Sweets for my sweets this Holiday Season!

  40. Merry Christmas

  41. Merry Christmas!!

  42. Hope Santa is good to you!

  43. Holiday Treat!

  44. merry xmas. feed bunnies and itll love you XD

  45. It's a Christmas Bunny, Merry Christmas.

  46. Merry Christmas!!

  47. Here's some Christmass Cheer, Happy Holidays

  48. Here's a early X-mass tree, and thanks for the rep

  49. It's a comfort bunny, Sorry about your pony.

  50. Thanks Rue!

  51. Sorry about your pony :(

  52. Its the only "dog" they had! And it wont eat panties!!! hehe

  53. Please enjoy this Holiday Ham!

  54. How can you still be grumpy after having one of these

  55. Thanks for the rep!

  56. Oh Rue, have a hot dog

  57. To help stir the bowling cauldron, LOL, thanks for the rep

  58. To help stir the bowling cauldron, thanks for the rep

  59. Sorry about your SW tank.

  60. i give these to friends. sorry about your sw.

  61. LOL, for knowing how to change the direction of a tank journal

  62. This and shrimp were the closest relatives to spiders available. Hahaha!

  63. Thanks - but you're the one who had the good idea :)

  64. For keeping an 8 legged pet. Thanks Rue

  65. Thanks for the rep

  66. Thanks Rue, and I'm still here :-)

  67. Ah shucks.... Thank you

  68. for Brigs *hug*

  69. For being super nice! Happy New Year!!! Woot Woot!

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  71. Merry Christmas to my forum friend!

  72. It kinda looks like a X-mass tree

  73. Merry Christmas

  74. Merry X-mass Thank-you

  75. Happy Thanksgiving to a friend I'm thankful for!

  76. Here's some coffee... let's talk fish!

  77. Didn't want your CP Danio to get too loney

  78. Here's a CP Danio for your AC Aquarium until you get the real one!

  79. Thanks for the rep and all you great threads

  80. Sorry for your loss! :o(

  81. Its my One Year anniversary on AC - just wanted to say thanks to some of the folks that make it a great site!

  82. Have a shrimp on me ;)

  83. Thanks for all the smiles, Future crazy bird lady :)

  84. Thanks for the sw advice and encouragment!

  85. Thanks for the nom and all your wonderful birdy advice!

  86. 9000 posts! Congrats!

  87. Giving you the bird

  88. For helping animals in need

  89. for finding the dogs owner

  90. Thanks for honoring my "good deed" post!

  91. congrats on canada's gold medal

  92. What came first? The easter or the egg?

  93. You can eat them while waiting for the dial-up..It sucks big time I know!

  94. I'm female and no one knows how to spell my username. Woot!

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  101. Ohhhh how I miss it.

  102. Happy Holidays

  103. Thanks Rue, appreciate the sympathy

  104. Happy Holidays!

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  108. Merry Christmas!

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  110. Thanks for the rep!

  111. 8000 posts! Congrats!

  112. I hope this brings you better luck!

  113. thanks for the advice!!!

  114. You always put a smile on my face!

  115. Thanks for joining in.

  116. Just because...

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  119. They don't have a carrot so have a beer instead. Thanks

  120. Thanks for playing

  121. Just thought you might like one of these :-)

  122. Thanks!

  123. Sorry for your loss. It is never easy

  124. 6000 posts! I just noticed! lol

  125. Happy St. Patrick's Day

  126. Happy Saint Patricks Day!

  127. Thank you for all your kind comments. You can have a Celestial pearl Danio any way : - )

  128. Thank's a coral for your frag tank

  129. Congrats on your awards, 5000 posts WTG!!

  130. Have a Timmys

  131. Thanks for the tips!

  132. Merry Christmas!

  133. for having a mini weinner dog!!!!!

  134. Thanks for the Algae :-)

  135. Here's your coffee mam lol

  136. Your a nice person!

  137. cheers

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  140. Merry Christmas Rue :)

  141. To the 29g and 34g Reef Cube Club!

  142. You got skillz! Thanks for your great posts.

  143. Right back atcha!

  144. for some crap grass

  145. For your new tank! Guaranteed not to eat your clean up crew!

  146. great poster

  147. Good luck!

  148. always good posts

  149. Welcome to the SW club!

  150. For going the extra mile to help me

  151. Happy Mothers Day!

  152. I know what you are thinking. Is this beef, or fattened ponies. Theres only one way to find out. Its like russian roulette, except with no bullets, and it tastes better with ketchup.

  153. good information Rue

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