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Old 04-13-2015, 11:08 AM   #71
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I just got some gardneri today from my neighbour that has his garage devoted to breeding killis. Got a young male and female along with a live food source and a wealth of information. The trouble is i can't remember the specific type of gardneri they are to log it, as I'm going to start a breeding project with them. keeping tank heavily planted and using filtered water and trying to achieve some tea water with driftwood.

Any update on the health of your killis?

Do you use rainwater for yours, thats one thing I noted my neighbour uses, every tank contains rainwater.
All my kills are finally healthy, I'm left with 1M, and 2F austral orange. My new killis (the name is a couple posts back) are doing great as well, both are conditioning for breeding. I use a mix of rainwater/tap. But in a couple weeks they will be going outside into the summer tubs.

BTW; your killis look great!
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Old 04-15-2015, 05:52 PM   #72
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All my kills are finally healthy, I'm left with 1M, and 2F austral orange. My new killis (the name is a couple posts back) are doing great as well, both are conditioning for breeding. I use a mix of rainwater/tap. But in a couple weeks they will be going outside into the summer tubs.

BTW; your killis look great!
Glad to hear they're healthy now My tap water is hard and a fairly high ph, so an ro system is best. Trying to keep the softness down to with some driftwood and get some tannins going. I remembered the variant they are too...udi berge... Things are looking good as they're taking the black worms and begging for food.
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Old 04-24-2015, 12:26 PM   #73
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Big update

The semi annual auction was this last Sunday and I did pretty good. Not as great as last time but still had a blast.

I scored;

10G tank (1)
heaters (2)
Bolivian rams (5)
vietnamese white clouds (6)
Neolamprologus brichardi (6) one did not make it
apistogramma borellii belle union (pair)
Fundulopanchax gardneri (pair)
N class endlers (colony)
several guppy strains
Neolamprologus multifasciatus (6)
Neolamprologus caudopunctatus (6)
krib (pair)
java moss (bowling ball)


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Pics! Pics! Pics!
That's awesome I wish I had time to join a club near me.


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Old 04-24-2015, 07:52 PM   #75
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You still around fish dude?
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Fishdude was a great member here but flirted with being banned. I sincerely hope that isn't the case.
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