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    Darn, sorry for your loss :/ I've caught myself onc or twice ready to pour in a bucket without putting in the drops, but I'm lucky enough to remember in time. Hopefully your other fish are alright.

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    Everyone else is acting normal again so I'm pretty happy about that. It just sucked because I almost crashed a tank and my beneficial bacteria
    Empty 125g sitting in my shed
    55g Freshwater Tropical Community
    29g Convict Fry Growout Tank
    10g Freshwater Planted Tropical Community
    5g Freshwater Planted Dirt
    2.5g Ghost shrimp tank

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    So sorry to here about this. Hope everyone else makes it through.
    Lots of tanks. Some tanks are planted. Fish include community and bettas.
    2 Dachshunds. Angel (Red) and Cookie (Chocolate Dapple).
    Shiny Things and Beauty the rabbits.
    RIP Princess and Max the Dachshunds, Tiger and Ping Pong the rabbits, and all the fishes from when I was a newbie.
    It is Ldoerr NOT Idoerr.
    Black kitten named Midnight that was found 10/29/12

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    It can be easy to make a mistake like that when distracted like you were

    Keep a close eye on your parameters for a few days, just in case

    It might also help to use something like seachem stability to help your surviver.
    If you take your time to do the research FIRST, you can successfully set-up and keep ANY type of aquarium with ease.
    "Not using a quarantine tank is like playing Russian roulette. Nobody wins the game, some people just get to play longer than others." - Anthony Calfo
    Fishless Cycle Cycling with Fish Marine Aquarium Info [URL="http://saltwater.aquaticcommunity.com/"]

  5. #15

    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    South Carolina
    Posts
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    You deserve a gift ! :) - MeganL3985 For doing research!  BTW...college ;) - Rue Put him with Bruce.... - jbeining75 Its good to have company - smaug Thought this might help while your're sick. Hope you feel better soon. - ILuvMyGoldBarb 
    For the cards - William An Apple For Teaching Grad!  Congrats! - MeganL3985 You deserve to let yourself go for all the hard work you did to graduate!!! - Bolivian Ram Here's an apple for the teacher, great job Ellen - sailor A koi, because they love being in a school!! - smaug 
    Congrats on the job - sailor congrats on the job ! - Algenco For getting your teaching job - snipers_den Welcome back! - fins_n_fur merry xmas - smaug 
    For the new tank - Northernguy Way to go! DIY Stand. - Northernguy My condolances to you and your family. - Mith Good Luck, thanks for the rep! - Wild Turkey I thought you might like a Frontosa. - Brookfish 
    Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - Ellen4God Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - Ellen4God 

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    Oh no, Dylan! I'm sorry!

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    So far everyone is acting normal. I'm going to test the parameters tomorrow and monitor it for a few days. How many days do you suggest I watch it until it's back to "normal" Cliff? Thanks everyone!
    Empty 125g sitting in my shed
    55g Freshwater Tropical Community
    29g Convict Fry Growout Tank
    10g Freshwater Planted Tropical Community
    5g Freshwater Planted Dirt
    2.5g Ghost shrimp tank

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    Here's what the tank looked like before the driftwood I found:


    Here's what it looks like after the driftwood I found:
    Empty 125g sitting in my shed
    55g Freshwater Tropical Community
    29g Convict Fry Growout Tank
    10g Freshwater Planted Tropical Community
    5g Freshwater Planted Dirt
    2.5g Ghost shrimp tank

  8. #18

    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    South Carolina
    Posts
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    Awards Showcase

    You deserve a gift ! :) - MeganL3985 For doing research!  BTW...college ;) - Rue Put him with Bruce.... - jbeining75 Its good to have company - smaug Thought this might help while your're sick. Hope you feel better soon. - ILuvMyGoldBarb 
    For the cards - William An Apple For Teaching Grad!  Congrats! - MeganL3985 You deserve to let yourself go for all the hard work you did to graduate!!! - Bolivian Ram Here's an apple for the teacher, great job Ellen - sailor A koi, because they love being in a school!! - smaug 
    Congrats on the job - sailor congrats on the job ! - Algenco For getting your teaching job - snipers_den Welcome back! - fins_n_fur merry xmas - smaug 
    For the new tank - Northernguy Way to go! DIY Stand. - Northernguy My condolances to you and your family. - Mith Good Luck, thanks for the rep! - Wild Turkey I thought you might like a Frontosa. - Brookfish 
    Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - Ellen4God Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - Ellen4God 

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    Wow!!! Huge difference there!!! Great job!

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    I wouldn't be too hard on yourself; I bet you won't make that mistake again. Plus, there's plenty of fish in the sea, or lake, or whatever.

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    I know, ironically the reason why my first 29g setup that was given to me crashed was because of the same reason. I was doing a 50% waterchange and I forgot to dechlor the tank and when I got back from throwing my bullpen with a buddy of mine the entire tank was belly up. Luckily I caught myself in time on this one before the entire tank crashed.

    I just checked my Angels and they seemed to be sitting in the back left corner, like they were before. They were just acting normal so I don't get what's going on. I hope I didn't wipe out too much bacteria, they should be fine by the morning. I really like the way the tank looks with 1 of it's 2 lights on, I'll try and get a picture tomorrow, it's eerie but I like it.
    Empty 125g sitting in my shed
    55g Freshwater Tropical Community
    29g Convict Fry Growout Tank
    10g Freshwater Planted Tropical Community
    5g Freshwater Planted Dirt
    2.5g Ghost shrimp tank

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