Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Community Forum > Member Introductions
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 12-15-2010, 03:33 PM   #1
Aquarium Advice Apprentice
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Worcestershire, UK
Posts: 22
Hi, geat forum!

Hi, as you can guess from my user name im Verity.
I recently stumbled across this forum and have already learnt so so much, which I am very thankful for. Also everyone seems so nice. Im on a number of car forums, but they always seem do grouchy ( how can people brought together by the same love for something be so horrible to each other). So its nice to see people helping and supporting each other.

I grew up not very interested in fish. My family had goldfish at one point but was never overly interested.

Years later ( tho a good few years back now) I went to a friends house, bearing in mind i'd been over a few times. And i spotted a little tank in the corner. It was filty and had books and alsorts stacked ontop and infront. I was suprised to find out there were fish in there.
She happily gave me the tank and the fish which started me off - and so started my love for fish
The fish was ( i think) a ranchu ( was the closest looking i could find)
Ive learnt now the tank was waaaay to small for him, but he always seemed happy and lived many more years.
I slso had a blackmore at one point. But now the tank is empty. Tho i soon want to set it for for a few Neons.

I have two large tanks ( also given to me by a friend)
One is 28 Gallons and currently holds

2x Plecs Angelina and Ludo
8x Neons
5x Guppies
And a very large Apple snail who grew from an egg on one oc my plants.

The other tank is newly set up and only holds Mooree my blackmore. I did have a red cap to but she recently died

Anyway i look forward to finding out loads more about this great hobby
And seeing everyones tanks and beautiful fish

Verity is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-15-2010, 03:40 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice Freak
LemurLad's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Encinitas, CA
Posts: 491
Send a message via Skype™ to LemurLad
Welcome to our little corner of the internet, Verity!

[5Gal - Candy Bin Tank] [40Gal - Paludarium Journal] [55Gal - Dirt Aquarium]
LemurLad is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-15-2010, 04:15 PM   #3
Planted Tank Enthusiast
Coleallensmom's Avatar

Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 1,943

Check out my 50 Gallon Build
Coleallensmom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2010, 01:27 PM   #4
Community Admin
melosu58's Avatar

Tank of the Month Award
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Virginia
Posts: 38,409
Welcome aboard


You can view many of my fish and corals in my photo albums in my profile.

View my tank

AA Community Rules|AA TOS

Forums 101 - posting, accounts, basics
melosu58 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2010, 02:56 PM   #5
Aquarium Advice Addict
HN1's Avatar

Join Date: May 2009
Location: Ga
Posts: 8,169
Welcome to AA!

We look forward to seeing your tanks (hint, hint)
Question everything you see on the internet. ~ George Orwell
HN1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2010, 05:56 PM   #6
AA Team Emeritus
cmor1701d's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Belle Mead, NJ
Posts: 7,812

cmor1701d is offline   Reply With Quote


Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New to the forum mizzouHHR Member Introductions 2 04-28-2009 12:55 PM
New to the forum BobRM2 Member Introductions 2 04-15-2009 09:16 PM
New to forum saltwatersubie Member Introductions 9 02-06-2009 07:17 PM
NEW FORUM ADDED: Sponsor Special forum fishfreek Forum Admin & Announcements 0 11-02-2003 03:44 PM

» Photo Contest Winners

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:51 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.