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Old 05-18-2015, 10:05 AM   #11
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Guppies are great beginner fish! That's what I started out with and theY come in a Wide variety of colors! I'm still kind of New to the hobby as well but I've done a good amount of research I also had some ghost shrimp when I first started my 10 gallon cause someone recommended them but shrimp also come in a variety of colors as well.
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Old 05-21-2015, 10:33 AM   #12
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Man, I am not in the mood of disrespecting anything... I just wanted more options for my aquarium and you don't have to be hurtful just because i can't afford something today.. If I were careless then i would not be here asking for help. By the way I had ordered the API master test kit before you said so.. so.. be a little more supportive or just don't reply at all.. okay.. i did not ask for orders.. just advises..
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New Member With A New Aquarium, HELP PLEASE ...

Hi, included some articles to get started and a website where you can check stocking.

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The API master kit is the way to go. Congrats on the purchase, the tests last a very long time and are fairly reliable. The tests will tell you if the tank is cycled and stable.

I feed my fish once a day. About as much as they can eat in several minutes. Missing a day say once a fortnight does them no harm.

Q5 - water changes of say 30% to 50% each week is best and cheapest you can do to keep the tank healthy.

I have tropical fish so also have a heater to go with the filter (winter here so tempted to sleep with the fish).
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I was not trying to sound disrespectful, merely just give sound advice and what will happen if the fish are not rehomed.


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