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    Here are the requested videos and pictures. for the two videos click on the images to go to my photobucket page to view the full videos.

    This first video is of Rose and the Cory Cats in the ten gallon tank. the Cory's were resting at the time, so weren't as active as usual. Also i'm typing this with a cat on my lap, so grammar is poor.



    next is a picture of Rose in his four gallon tank.


    Second part of this post below as it was too big to fit in one post.

    20 gal tall - Helios - HM Betta Male (obtained around 03/2016), 1 zebra nerite, 8-10 cherry shrimp, 1-2 amano shrimp, Java Moss and crypto planted tank w/ Driftwood and Spider Wood

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    Third is the video of Jack in the Four gallon tank by himself and his beloved Crypto bushes.


    And finally a picture of Jack in his four gallon tank.


    Enjoy all of you especially the one who requested these, AllenIsbell

    20 gal tall - Helios - HM Betta Male (obtained around 03/2016), 1 zebra nerite, 8-10 cherry shrimp, 1-2 amano shrimp, Java Moss and crypto planted tank w/ Driftwood and Spider Wood

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    So you are happy with the uploads LOL

    20 gal tall - Helios - HM Betta Male (obtained around 03/2016), 1 zebra nerite, 8-10 cherry shrimp, 1-2 amano shrimp, Java Moss and crypto planted tank w/ Driftwood and Spider Wood

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    nice videos and picts You've done a nice job on your tanks. they look very clean and natural.
    One thing you might want to consider is getting something for your cories to hide in or around. It could just be 2 or 3 bigger rocks pushed together to make a little cave. Could be a small piece of driftwood they could tuck in under or a clay pot or some decoration that strikes you as looking nice in your tank. My cories seem to like a little security of a hiding place.
    Same goes for the bettas. My betta has a hollow log he sometimes hides in.
    Sometimes they just like to hide away for a bit and you've got the room for it.

    Again - good job.

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    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies,
    15 g FW planted:2 male guppies, neons, pygmy corys, clown pleco, 4 types of shrimp, assassin snails
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    I was looking at the small bags of stacking stones in the reptile section of petsmart today. I passed them up because i didn't know how fast algae grow on them, and while the tank is still cycling, i didn't want to chance it.

    But as i have Cory's as my alternative fish, would they eat any algae that would grow on those stacking stones? I was thinking of putting something in the back right corner, as i use the back left corner to dump my new water inside the tank. I could try to build something with river rocks, i have some left over, but they're mostly rounded so i don't think it would work very well.

    20 gal tall - Helios - HM Betta Male (obtained around 03/2016), 1 zebra nerite, 8-10 cherry shrimp, 1-2 amano shrimp, Java Moss and crypto planted tank w/ Driftwood and Spider Wood

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    you don't have to get fancy. just a little something so they have a refuge. I picked up some rocks out of my flower garden, rinsed them used them

    Corie's are not algae eaters - although mine will nibble on algae wafers occasionally when I drop them for the pleco. They will scavenger along the bottom and eat any left over food but I doubt your betta leaves enough waste for them. I also suspect you are feeding them some sinking pellets made for bottom feeders. if you're not, you might want to start.
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies,
    15 g FW planted:2 male guppies, neons, pygmy corys, clown pleco, 4 types of shrimp, assassin snails
    90 Gal Journal: http://bit.ly/1vC7gVX
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    Yes i'm feeding them sinking pellets for bottom feeders made of shrimp. Rose likes to play with them by holding them in his mouth.

    Broke my NitrAte testing vial after the test was over today as i'm not fully awake

    Ten gallon readings for 11/12 are

    PH 8.2
    Ammo ZERO
    NitrIte a Normal blue not the Light blue of ZERO and not the purple of .50
    NitrAtes before i broke the bleeding vial I think they're still holding at 5.0

    20 gal tall - Helios - HM Betta Male (obtained around 03/2016), 1 zebra nerite, 8-10 cherry shrimp, 1-2 amano shrimp, Java Moss and crypto planted tank w/ Driftwood and Spider Wood

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shidohari
    Broke my NitrAte testing vial after the test was over today as i'm not fully awake
    been there. done that. just rinse one of the other vials well and you can use it. my vials are mixed up all the time after I do w/c. but I wouldn't worry about testing for nitrates now anyway. the way you're maintaining your tank with rigorous w/c -- you won't have a nitrate problem. you can wait a week or longer to check them, again, as long as you stay on your w/c the way you are.
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies,
    15 g FW planted:2 male guppies, neons, pygmy corys, clown pleco, 4 types of shrimp, assassin snails
    90 Gal Journal: http://bit.ly/1vC7gVX
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