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#61 Kehy

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Posted 22 July 2017 - 05:06 PM

I've never had luck with store bought bettas. I think they're practically all weak stock to begin with. Hobby raised though are different, but I haven't had much of a chance to play with those. I'd say play with plants for awhile, maybe grow and sell some to help convince the parents that there are practical reasons for a tank. Worked for mine.



#62 don212

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Posted 22 July 2017 - 09:08 PM

why not , dwarf livebearers, pygmy killies, or pygmy sunfish



#63 9darlingcalvi

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Posted 24 January 2019 - 09:21 AM

Well I have my tank back and I have approval to keep fish. It’s a 10 gallon looking like a stream, that will (hopefully) have some sticklebacks, right now it has 12 ghost shrimp. If I can’t get sticklebacks maybe I’ll wait for spring and collect some critters from our local stream.d430194f6c95fc3cc268191777202a0b.jpg fff6e1fde78010eadcf7d57224c5d36a.jpg1609702043487359577aa38c4b9c69f1.jpg


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#64 NotCousteau

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Posted 24 January 2019 - 10:18 AM

Thats a really beautiful tank. Good luck with the stocking.

#65 Fleendar the Magnificent

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Posted 24 January 2019 - 02:14 PM

Dude, that tank looks beautiful! Hard to believe that's a 10 gallon!



#66 9darlingcalvi

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Posted 24 January 2019 - 10:03 PM

Thats a really beautiful tank. Good luck with the stocking.

Thanks! I’m thinking of buying a scoop or two of minnows and hoping there are some dace in the minnows and using them or get white clouds for the time being and then collecting some fish when it gets warmer

Dude, that tank looks beautiful! Hard to believe that's a 10 gallon!

Thanks! Idk if I should get some dwarf hair grass or dwarf sag to complete the “stream” style


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#67 mattknepley

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Posted 26 January 2019 - 01:27 PM

That is a pretty tank.  Stark, in a beautiful way.  If that's Java moss there, though, you'll have greenery aplenty soon enough!


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#68 9darlingcalvi

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Posted 26 January 2019 - 03:01 PM

That is a pretty tank.  Stark, in a beautiful way.  If that's Java moss there, though, you'll have greenery aplenty soon enough!

It’s Christmas moss, I added some accent stones and re arranged the moss. Still might do elodea or maybe some tuffs of dwarf hairgrass


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#69 9darlingcalvi

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Posted 26 January 2019 - 03:02 PM

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Tiny rescape, waiting for payday to get plants and maybe even fish!


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#70 Chasmodes

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Posted 28 January 2019 - 02:05 PM

Lookin' good!


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#71 9darlingcalvi

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Posted 30 January 2019 - 02:31 PM

Got approval to buy fish online when it gets warmer! So I’m rescaping the tank to make it more “stream” like. Hoping for a trio of rainbows, maybe another riffel darter species and possibly a small school of minnows. Will more than likely order from jonahsaquariumd47838e80f47690e8ab3191d8ab005db.jpg152752d54cf0d1809f084d56926eb944.jpg


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