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    Quote Originally Posted by k&tNZ
    if i was to bag them up now, would they be alright like that for a few hours until my mate finishes work?
    Yes a few hours should be fine, use about 15% tank water and 85% new water dechlorinated of course. Bag them in large bags and as few fish in each bag as possible, best if u keep it to one or two fish per bag. Let the bags float in the tank to keep temp consistent until its time to take them back. Leave some air in top of the bags as well. Good luck and welcome! We can fix this problem up for ya in no time at all
    Last edited by C-Dub; 09-07-2012 at 02:05 AM.
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    +1 to all posts above.Hello and welcome to the wonderful AC. The greatest fish site on the web!!!!!
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    Welcome to the Family, Sorry to hear about your issues with your Tank, As you can see you have come to the Right place for answers. Good Luck and keep us posted Please.

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    Quote Originally Posted by C-Dub
    Yes a few hours should be fine, use about 15% tank water and 85% new water dechlorinated of course. Bag them in large bags and as few fish in each bag as possible, best if u keep it to one or two fish per bag. Let the bags float in the tank to keep temp consistent until its time to take them back. Leave some air in top of the bags as well. Good luck and welcome! We can fix this problem up for ya in no time at all
    Totally disagree. They would have been better off to do a water change and leave them in the tank until time to move them so at least they would have oxygen. And NEVER add tank water to the bags that is obviously already high in ammonia "for a few hours". Ammonia builds up quickly in those bags as it is without starting them with ammonia water.

    You also mentioned in another post he should keep the swordtails? Really? He has 11 of them. That many in a cycled 24 gallon is too many.
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    k&tNZ.......Welcome to AC.

    Since this thread is a discussion, I have moved it from Introductions to the Beginners area.

    What has happened with you happens to many, many people so don't feel bad about it. You started with too many fish in too small of a tank and the wrong fish at that.

    Read the cycling threads below and that may help you with a few questions.

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