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Thread: Slap's 40B

  1. #5751

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    thanks for the brisket instructions!  yum - RiversGirl Hope you have a great Memorial Day ;-) - steeler58 Singin in the rain.. just singin in the rain... - showmebutterfly for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 
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    Thanks Rob....I'm not getting my hopes up, lol....after vacuuming the eggs into the breeder net, I only saw 2 or 3 that made it intact, but there may be more, they're hard to see...I put the breeder net into the 10 gallon yesterday, so I could do a large PWC on the 40B, forgot about it until Lauren got home and asked why it was there...I'll move it back today, probably

    I'm thinking the eggs were freshly laid, and soft, and that I ruined most of them while trying to collect them

    Another note, I had planned on taking the ill looking platy out of the tank yesterday during the PWC, but I was kind of pressed for time and didn't even remove the lid....after the PWC, she perked up and was swimming around the tank, so we shall see

    This morning, she was back up in the other back corner of the tank, not doing much...the rest of the fish are fine...probably just a matter of time, but it'd be much easier to get her out with a lowered water level, with the jumping hatchets and all
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    You'll get to the point where you have 100% hatch rate. lol Mad egg moving skills.

    I feel bad for your platy. It's tough when you think they are on their last leg and then the perk up and swim around. Gives you a bit of hope. Then they go back to their old ways. I hear you about lowering the water before trying to catch her. I'm afraid to even feed my hatchets. hahaha They are the first to come up to the edge of the tank when I open the lid. I just know one will jump while I'm putting food in. lol
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    thanks for the brisket instructions!  yum - RiversGirl Hope you have a great Memorial Day ;-) - steeler58 Singin in the rain.. just singin in the rain... - showmebutterfly for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 
    Thanks for the rep :) - steeler58 Happy Dad's day indeed ;-) - steeler58 Happy Father's Day! - BluewaterBoof Thanks for all the thumbs up! - fishkeeper4 Share a drink for the new betta :| - Boundava 
    Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - steeler58 Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - steeler58 Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - aquariumlover10 Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - gronlaura Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - SeaLady 

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    Thanks, Rob...yeah, this platy is the oldest fish we have, she was one of the first we bought after getting the 10G properly cycled way back when, and she and one of the guppies are the only 2 left from those original fish, so kind of a bittersweet thing

    I want her out of the tank in a way, but in another way she's got sentimental value...Lauren knows that, too

    I've tried to give her the best a fish can get
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    Happy Easter my friend..I hope this Cadbury bunny lays many eggs. - Taurus T.G.I.F. - Slaphppy7 Thank you for the tetras! - Boundava taking one for the team in the jaw. - cm12setx For the wounded worrier :-) - Taurus 
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    How old is that Platy anyway? I know you have had her as long as you have been on the forum and I'm sorry I suggested giving her away so many time so you could get more stock as I didn't know she had such sentimental value ;( At least those could be some of her children and grandchildren in the 10 :)
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    thanks for the brisket instructions!  yum - RiversGirl Hope you have a great Memorial Day ;-) - steeler58 Singin in the rain.. just singin in the rain... - showmebutterfly for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 
    Thanks for the rep :) - steeler58 Happy Dad's day indeed ;-) - steeler58 Happy Father's Day! - BluewaterBoof Thanks for all the thumbs up! - fishkeeper4 Share a drink for the new betta :| - Boundava 
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    Lee, she's gotta be over a year old....man, don't worry about you suggesting I re-home her, you were just trying to help me get more fish

    And yeah, we've got her grand-fry for sure, lol
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    Here's to MOTM ;-) - steeler58 cheers! - RiversGirl love the new fish - SeaLady Yay for new fish ;-) - steeler58 Another Rummy for passing 2,000 - steeler58 
    After all that help I owe you a beer! - Richard Peche You needed some color! - Plecos T.G.I.F.! - Slaphppy7 TGIF! Miss seeing you online! - showmebutterfly Merry Christmas - steeler58 

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    Matt, best of luck with the cory eggs you collected. hope some good will come from them. and i really dont know what to say about the platy.
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    thanks for the brisket instructions!  yum - RiversGirl Hope you have a great Memorial Day ;-) - steeler58 Singin in the rain.. just singin in the rain... - showmebutterfly for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 
    Thanks for the rep :) - steeler58 Happy Dad's day indeed ;-) - steeler58 Happy Father's Day! - BluewaterBoof Thanks for all the thumbs up! - fishkeeper4 Share a drink for the new betta :| - Boundava 
    Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - steeler58 Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - steeler58 Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - aquariumlover10 Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - gronlaura Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - SeaLady 

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    Thanks Chris...like I said earlier, not getting my hopes up with the cory eggs, but with "my water", you never know...
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    Happy Easter my friend..I hope this Cadbury bunny lays many eggs. - Taurus T.G.I.F. - Slaphppy7 Thank you for the tetras! - Boundava taking one for the team in the jaw. - cm12setx For the wounded worrier :-) - Taurus 
    Weekend's not officiaslly over yet - Slaphppy7 Happy Saturday - Slaphppy7 Good luck with the new fish :-) - Taurus Cheers on Memorial Day! - Slaphppy7 Happy Father's Day - Slaphppy7 
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    Thanks Chris...like I said earlier, not getting my hopes up with the cory eggs, but with "my water", you never know...
    Bronze Cory eggs have hatched in my "Cali" water so they should do great in yours ;)
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    thanks for the brisket instructions!  yum - RiversGirl Hope you have a great Memorial Day ;-) - steeler58 Singin in the rain.. just singin in the rain... - showmebutterfly for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 
    Thanks for the rep :) - steeler58 Happy Dad's day indeed ;-) - steeler58 Happy Father's Day! - BluewaterBoof Thanks for all the thumbs up! - fishkeeper4 Share a drink for the new betta :| - Boundava 
    Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - steeler58 Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - steeler58 Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - aquariumlover10 Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - gronlaura Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - SeaLady 

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    But you didn't have to collect them to protect them, right?
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    Happy Easter my friend..I hope this Cadbury bunny lays many eggs. - Taurus T.G.I.F. - Slaphppy7 Thank you for the tetras! - Boundava taking one for the team in the jaw. - cm12setx For the wounded worrier :-) - Taurus 
    Weekend's not officiaslly over yet - Slaphppy7 Happy Saturday - Slaphppy7 Good luck with the new fish :-) - Taurus Cheers on Memorial Day! - Slaphppy7 Happy Father's Day - Slaphppy7 
    Children with Disabilities - Parkinson's Disease - VACTERL - Young Onset Parkinson's Association - steeler1 Childhood Cancer - steeler1 Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - steeler1 Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - steeler1 Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - steeler1 
    Bone Marrow Donation - Childhood Depression - Depression - Environment - Eye Injury Prevention - Glaucoma - Kidney Cancer - Kidney Disease - Kidney Transplantation - Leukemia - Lyme Disease - Mental Retardation - Missing Children - Organ Donation - T - steeler1 Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - steeler58 

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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    But you didn't have to collect them to protect them, right?
    Nah, I had a huge spawn like your's and a few weeks later while watching TV, I saw some movement under the driftwood and there were three baby bronze corys . It was funny because the adults seemed to realy care and enjoy the youngsters once they got to that size, reminded me of shows about wild dogs...........
    Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.
    Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
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    Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are. ― John Wooden
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    See my profile for my tanks and what fish I keep

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