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by spiritwolf68
Tue May 09, 2006 8:00 pm
Forum: Filtration
Topic: Testing water
Replies: 16
Views: 10511

What do you think of those algae wafers I was using those when we first started the tanks, But stopped because we thought that it was causing the problem.
by spiritwolf68
Mon May 08, 2006 5:22 pm
Forum: Filtration
Topic: Testing water
Replies: 16
Views: 10511

We do have really hard water. I got the Aquarium Pharmaceuticals Freshwater Master Test Kits I didn't see an expiration date on it though. But I have been cleaning the filters with hot tap water.
by spiritwolf68
Mon May 08, 2006 2:00 pm
Forum: Filtration
Topic: Testing water
Replies: 16
Views: 10511

I just thought of something else I also rinse the biological fliter 2 times a week and replace the filter 1 time per week. Mabe I shouldn,t have started out with 4 fish tanks at once since I've never had fish before but I have enjoyed taking care of them it's a real stress reliever as long as I don'...
by spiritwolf68
Mon May 08, 2006 1:48 pm
Forum: Filtration
Topic: Testing water
Replies: 16
Views: 10511

The tank I have them in now is only 3 weeks old there are no antibiotic in the tank . Also I don't know if it makes a difference but all my tanks have fresh water salt in them. I guess you call it brackish water.
by spiritwolf68
Mon May 08, 2006 12:39 pm
Forum: Filtration
Topic: Testing water
Replies: 16
Views: 10511

Testing water

I have been looking up water testing, I took my water down to pets-mart they said the ph and the nitrite, nitrate and ph were high, And I should change 50% of the water, put some stress coat in and some proper ph 7.0 which I did Saturday afternoon. Then I also bought a test kit I just tested it this...
by spiritwolf68
Fri May 05, 2006 7:55 am
Forum: Central American Cichlids
Topic: Jack Dempsey
Replies: 14
Views: 4099

It figures no one around here knows anything about them and out of the 35 fish stores I called only 3 even had jacks. Females must be very hard to come by that was the most colorful one I could find.
by spiritwolf68
Thu May 04, 2006 8:37 pm
Forum: Central American Cichlids
Topic: Jack Dempsey
Replies: 14
Views: 4099

I took the really pale male back today and got, from my best guess, a female so I put more pics on the web site. It's a 55 gal tank but I would like to get a 75 or 100 gal eventually.
by spiritwolf68
Thu May 04, 2006 12:10 am
Forum: Central American Cichlids
Topic: Jack Dempsey
Replies: 14
Views: 4099

Since they are both males do I need to seperate them? I was trying to get a male and a female so Now I'll try to find 2 females and put them in the tank. If I do that will I have to seperate them. Or if I get just one female. all I can find around here is little 2" dempseys my small male is 6" and t...
by spiritwolf68
Wed May 03, 2006 8:43 pm
Forum: Central American Cichlids
Topic: Jack Dempsey
Replies: 14
Views: 4099

He got pale in color when I was trying to get the pictures and I don't think he liked me taking pictures at all.
by spiritwolf68
Wed May 03, 2006 8:01 pm
Forum: Central American Cichlids
Topic: Jack Dempsey
Replies: 14
Views: 4099

I WAS ABLE TO PUT PICS ON THIS SITE

http://aquamaniacs.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=23225
by spiritwolf68
Wed May 03, 2006 7:38 pm
Forum: Central American Cichlids
Topic: Jack Dempsey
Replies: 14
Views: 4099

I'm Trying to figure out how to post pics I can't get it to work [/img]
by spiritwolf68
Tue May 02, 2006 11:56 pm
Forum: Central American Cichlids
Topic: Jack Dempsey
Replies: 14
Views: 4099

Jack Dempsey

I have 2 Jack Dempsey's I have been trying to figure out what sex they are I was told it was a male and female but after looking at some pictures it almost looks like 2 males so I took some pictures to see if anyone can help me. Thanks

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