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  1. #691

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    I love it when a plan comes together at a whim...congrats Laura, get us some discreet pics when you can...

    I was just looking at black neons recently...the name sounds bland, but it doesn't describe the fish at all, IMO
    10 Gallon Beginner Tank... Journal
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  2. #692

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    for playing the cory game - cm12setx For being my "rock" star, LOL! - Slaphppy7 you have come to the dark side:) mah haha - aquariumlover10 for cycling your tank - cm12setx For almost completing the cycle of 2nd tank - afro123 
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    Congrats on the new fish!

  3. #693

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    Happy Mother's Day! - Slaphppy7 Have a nice Memorial weekend! - steeler58 Have a nice Memorial weekend! - steeler58 For hyjacking your thread, but that Matt........ - steeler58 Here's to Marbles Hatchets & RCS! Congrats! - Slaphppy7 
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    Its so great getting new fish! Even OTHER peoples new fish...the excitement is shareable...Congrats, Laura!

  4. #694

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    yay for new fish! Laura, I learn new things every time I read in here. I'd like to ask: do you feed some of your veggies raw, or are they blanched first?

    As SeaLady, I did not realize you could leave veggies in the tank for a while, either. No wonder I've not been successful at getting any of mine to eat them -- I only leave them in for around 5 minutes or something before fetching it back out again. ha ha

    I'm so delighted that you are getting stocked up!
    40 gal fw: 2 Platy; Cherry Barb; Neon Tetra; Rummy-nose Tetra; Corydoras sterbai; Red Cherry Shrimp; an Assassin snail.
    live plants: Lace Java Fern on dw; a Sword plant; a Moss ball; 2 bunches of Java Moss on rocks; carpet of Cladophora algae on dw

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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    LOL, hey, it worked for a frog I caught once, pooped all over me when I tried to fit him into my pocket with a little squeeze!....figured it'd work for fish, too!

    DISCLAIMER: The frog incident was a long time ago, when I was a little kid...not recently...promise
    Bro you have a serious problem :P

    and laura congrats on the new fish :)
    When everything goes without a hitch its only then do you realize something is wrong

  6. #696

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    Quote Originally Posted by RiversGirl View Post
    yay for new fish! Laura, I learn new things every time I read in here. I'd like to ask: do you feed some of your veggies raw, or are they blanched first?

    As SeaLady, I did not realize you could leave veggies in the tank for a while, either. No wonder I've not been successful at getting any of mine to eat them -- I only leave them in for around 5 minutes or something before fetching it back out again. ha ha

    I'm so delighted that you are getting stocked up!
    I leave my veggies in for 24 hours, they are not blanched. I left the zucchini in for 36 hours, which was too long. I'd say 24 hours for me is about it.
    My 75 gal Journal & My Dual 29 gal Journal
    75 gal - Gold Pristella Tetras, Scissortail Rasboras, Neon Dwarf Rainbowfish, Leopard & Zebra Danios, Wild Caught BNP
    29 gals - Left Tank - Diamond Tetras. Right Tank - Harlequin Rasboras & Kuhli Loaches
    Future 40 Long - Candy Cane & Rummynose Tetras

    "Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass....it's about learning to dance in the rain"

  7. #697

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    Have another Cory! - steeler58 Have another Cory! - steeler58 I like shoals. :) - Compass Happy Christmas! - Slaphppy7 superbowl 2014 - cm12setx 
    Here's to the retired life! - Slaphppy7 T.G.I.F.! - Slaphppy7 Have another tetra just because ;-) - steeler58 Thanks for the plants! - Slaphppy7 

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    Quote Originally Posted by gronlaura View Post
    From Petsmart -15 beautiful Black Neon Tetras. And I am beyond excited, 2 female longfin leopard danios!!! I have been looking for the leopard girls for about 7 months and have only been able to find males. PetSmart had 2 females and I grabbed them up! They're all drip acclimating into a bucket and then I will drip acclimate with the water from the 10 gallon QT (I'm making the water as I'm typing this), as I didn't have any made. I wasn't anticipating getting any fish today.
    I love the black neons and bought mine from Petco as an impulse buy; they were just so nice looking.

    How do you sex the longfin leopard danios? I have four longfin zebra danios but have no idea whether male or female. These are the remains of a larger group I had that I won't be adding to.

  8. #698

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    I like your signature - aquariumlover10 Happy AC anniversary - SeaLady Happy 2 Year Anniversary! - Slaphppy7 For being my 7,000th poster! - Slaphppy7 T.G.I.F.! - Slaphppy7 
    TGIF - steeler58 TGIF! - showmebutterfly TGIF! - wgoldfarb T.G.I.F.! - Slaphppy7 thanks for the tip on the ammonia alert.  it's great for cycling with fish. - fishmommie 
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    A male danio has a torpedo shape, much smaller than the female. The female is rounder on the bottom with a definite rounded belly look. It's hard to sex them when they're young, as they all look slender and only when they're a bit older can you really tell them apart. Most of the ones I've been looking at over the last several months have either all been obviously males or they've been too young to tell the difference.

    Longfin male-
    My 75 gal Journal & My Dual 29 gal Journal
    75 gal - Gold Pristella Tetras, Scissortail Rasboras, Neon Dwarf Rainbowfish, Leopard & Zebra Danios, Wild Caught BNP
    29 gals - Left Tank - Diamond Tetras. Right Tank - Harlequin Rasboras & Kuhli Loaches
    Future 40 Long - Candy Cane & Rummynose Tetras

    "Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass....it's about learning to dance in the rain"

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    Quote Originally Posted by gronlaura View Post
    I leave my veggies in for 24 hours, they are not blanched. I left the zucchini in for 36 hours, which was too long. I'd say 24 hours for me is about it.
    Good to know this, thank you. Do you peel your zucchini?

    I admit to not paying the extra to purchase organic. Maybe I should.

    (How bad does that seem...? I'm willing to consider the well-washed, non-organic just fine for my family, yet worried it isn't good enough for my fish..... sheesh.)

    *adds organic zucchini to my grocery list* anyhow
    40 gal fw: 2 Platy; Cherry Barb; Neon Tetra; Rummy-nose Tetra; Corydoras sterbai; Red Cherry Shrimp; an Assassin snail.
    live plants: Lace Java Fern on dw; a Sword plant; a Moss ball; 2 bunches of Java Moss on rocks; carpet of Cladophora algae on dw

  10. #700

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    Awesome Laura! Congrats on the new fish. Can't wait to see them.
    Increasing your biodiversity increases your stability.

    You know what this tank needs? ........................ Crypts.

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