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Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 08-22-2009, 11:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,269
Posted By RWaltman
haha yeah I know how big they get I have a tank...

haha yeah I know how big they get I have a tank ready....55 gallon for him and him alone...will fit him for his entire life...grows to about a foot, maybe a bit smaller...recommended space is a 40...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 08-22-2009, 11:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,068
Posted By RWaltman
listen to that tank...you NEED SOME PREDATORS!...

listen to that tank...you NEED SOME PREDATORS! how about a toadfish!?! something exciting!!!

Cichlid Station Store - Buy Cichlids Buy Live Fish Buy African Cichlids Buy New World Cichlids...
Forum: Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 08-20-2009, 10:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,206
Posted By RWaltman
puffers eat invertebrates...getting shrimp will...

puffers eat invertebrates...getting shrimp will ultimately make your puffer happy, but prob. won't do much as far as cleaning up
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 08-20-2009, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,269
Posted By RWaltman
Anyone keep or know anything about Gulper Catfish?

Hey, I'm thinkin' of gettin one and for going the whole salt water tank currently...anyone familiar with gulper cats? or even know where to get them?
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 08-19-2009, 03:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 729
Posted By RWaltman
ok I'm gonna stick with just a general fertilizer...

ok I'm gonna stick with just a general fertilizer food for my plants...I have sand substrate which occasionally worries me about plants being about to get enough nutrients
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 08-19-2009, 03:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,229
Posted By RWaltman
2.8!?!?! I thought it said 28!!!!!! Your tank...

2.8!?!?! I thought it said 28!!!!!! Your tank isn't big enough!!! you can place about 1" of fish for every gallon so you could get a nice betta (they breath air so water quality isn't the biggest...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 08-19-2009, 03:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,397
Posted By RWaltman
post some pics on this site, I bet you can get...

post some pics on this site, I bet you can get them all ID'd pretty quick!
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 08-19-2009, 03:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,397
Posted By RWaltman
smaller cichlids are docile enough and easy...

smaller cichlids are docile enough and easy enough to feed I wouldn't worry...just make sure your water quality is ok, "advanced" hobbyist usually means that they need specific water parameters, but...
Forum: Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 08-19-2009, 01:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,544
Posted By RWaltman
Cody, don't be tempted by "pretty salt water...

Cody, don't be tempted by "pretty salt water fishies"! They are A TON OF WORK, AND UPSTART COSTS ARE INSANE. Def. not gonna be doable on a 15 yr. olds budget!!! now...what you need to do is FIRST,...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 08-19-2009, 01:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,062
Posted By RWaltman
agreed...angelfish are delicate somewhat...a...

agreed...angelfish are delicate somewhat...a quick acclimation to a new tank, new tank stress, or stress from the transition could all have contributed
Forum: Cichlid Discussion 08-19-2009, 12:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,018
Posted By RWaltman
Eartheater and other cichlids in a community tank?

I'm thinking of adding either a pair of earth eaters, Zebra Obliquiden, or inca stone fish to a community aquarium housing 2 angelfish, a bichir, and a african knifefish...anyone have experience with...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 08-19-2009, 12:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,229
Posted By RWaltman
yeah....too many nitrates, nitrites, etc. in the...

yeah....too many nitrates, nitrites, etc. in the tank...it didn't go through an initial ammonia spike yet, so adding all those fish just spiked the tank levels...water changes, use distilled...
Forum: Show Off/Photography 08-17-2009, 11:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,288
Posted By RWaltman
...another important lesson from...

...another important lesson from monsterfishkeepers.com ...DON'T OVERSTOCK YOUR TANK
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 08-17-2009, 11:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 729
Posted By RWaltman
Plant suppliments? specific item questions?

so I'm moving to a bigger tank and I'm going to expand the planted aspect of my tank...now how important is a CO2 system? I've seen a liquid co2 solution online at petsolutions, would this work?...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 08-16-2009, 05:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,027
Posted By RWaltman
I supplement my angel, knife and bichir's diets...

I supplement my angel, knife and bichir's diets with tubiflex worms, bloodworms, carnivore pellets, vegetables occasionally, standard flakes and shrimp pellets in between the guppy fry and ghost...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 08-15-2009, 01:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 657
Posted By RWaltman
Iff'n yer PH was zero I think I found the...

Iff'n yer PH was zero I think I found the problem...other than that, what are you filling the tank with? sometimes your tap water will have high chlorine or heavy metals that will kill the fish...did...
Forum: New Acquisitions 08-14-2009, 10:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 907
Posted By RWaltman
...is it weird to be excited with fish tank...

...is it weird to be excited with fish tank supplies? BECAUSE I AM!!! AWESOME!!!
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 08-14-2009, 10:47 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 21,452
Posted By RWaltman
I hate reading those ads, if I did I feel like...

I hate reading those ads, if I did I feel like I'd own 4,000 fish tanks...so sad, they deserve a better quality of life than that
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 08-14-2009, 11:11 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 21,452
Posted By RWaltman
the 150 is currently housing a red eared slider...

the 150 is currently housing a red eared slider turtle that will soon be given too its rightful owner (I watched the turtle while they were in africa) , after that I will be converting it to some...
Forum: Saltwater Reef Aquaria 08-13-2009, 04:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,664
Posted By RWaltman
wow, thats a beautiful fish...

wow, thats a beautiful fish...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 08-13-2009, 04:32 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 21,452
Posted By RWaltman
I think its important to research ANY fish that...

I think its important to research ANY fish that you intend on purchasing and housing...I have bichirs and I love them.
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 08-13-2009, 03:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 883
Posted By RWaltman
look at giant danios or rainbow fish, they'll be...

look at giant danios or rainbow fish, they'll be big enough that even when the angels grow up they won't eat them, I have two angels now and the giant danios do well with them at about 2" apiece,...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 08-12-2009, 04:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,422
Posted By RWaltman
I don't think they are of different sexes? maybe?...

I don't think they are of different sexes? maybe? how can I tell?
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 08-12-2009, 04:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,027
Posted By RWaltman
I went out and bought a dozen ghost shrimp and 20...

I went out and bought a dozen ghost shrimp and 20 or so guppy fry and the crew demolished them in less than 15 min...since I don't have the time to run to the LPS everyday I thought this might be an...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 08-12-2009, 04:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,027
Posted By RWaltman
yeah I'm fully aware of that...just seems like a...

yeah I'm fully aware of that...just seems like a good way to keep the angels and everyone fed on live feeders inexpensively for awhile
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