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by Colton
Wed Mar 05, 2014 10:30 pm
Forum: General Fish Topics
Topic: Shipping Fish in the Winter...
Replies: 0
Views: 2069

Shipping Fish in the Winter...

I have been looking in to selling fish online, only problem is It's still only 20-40 degrees in Ohio. I've read as much as I can find on how to ship fish, but I can't seem to find anyone who has any input on how many heat packs should be used, I am shipping the fish Express 1 day, and I have estimat...
by Colton
Tue Nov 06, 2012 11:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Packing Big Fish?
Replies: 2
Views: 824

Re: Packing Big Fish?

Ok, Thank you for response Lew, as long as I can stay out of hospital, I'll see ya there.

Colton
by Colton
Mon Nov 05, 2012 9:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Packing Big Fish?
Replies: 2
Views: 824

Packing Big Fish?

Hello, This year I have a few big fish that I need to sell at the extravaganza, I have a Frontosa that is around 9-10" and a Jack Dempsey that is around 8" I really don't want to put these guys through the auction but if it comes down to it, I'll have to. I don't want to have these guys in bags caus...
by Colton
Sat Nov 27, 2010 5:19 pm
Forum: Central American Cichlids
Topic: Jack Dempsey problem
Replies: 2
Views: 666

Re: Jack Dempsey problem

the tank temperature is 74 degrees I don't have a heater on the tank so its controlled by room temperature and they stays the same steady, its a single white spot the last thing they ate was a Cichlid flake from Kens Fish, I have not ever changed their diet since I've had them and they don't appear ...
by Colton
Sat Nov 27, 2010 4:34 pm
Forum: Central American Cichlids
Topic: Jack Dempsey problem
Replies: 2
Views: 666

Jack Dempsey problem

hope someone can help..... I have 5 Jack Dempsey around 2"-3" in a 55 gallon tank and after being in the hospital for 12 days I come home and 3 of the 5 are laying up-right on the bottom, they are not eating much but all the water perimeters test out good PH is 7.8 and today 2 of the 3 that are hang...
by Colton
Tue Jun 22, 2010 6:40 pm
Forum: Central American Cichlids
Topic: Jack Dempsey problem
Replies: 2
Views: 661

Jack Dempsey problem

I have 6 Blue Gene Jack Dempsey they are around 3" in a 55 gal. and 1 of the bigger ones I believe it is the dominate male of the tank, his mouth is stuck open a little bit, he is eating just fine the tank water levels all test good, I don't know what's causing it any one have a idea what it could b...
by Colton
Mon Jan 11, 2010 10:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: some pics from the garage today.....
Replies: 3
Views: 953

Re: some pics from the garage today.....

very nice fish Dustin, the Baria Golds have very nice colors to them
has your Marble Crayfish had any fry yet?
by Colton
Sat Jan 02, 2010 3:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Royal Pleco with a tumor
Replies: 9
Views: 2233

Re: Royal Pleco with a tumor

everything went well, the tumor is off and I added a little salt to his tank so hopefully he don't have any further problems.
by Colton
Wed Dec 30, 2009 12:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Royal Pleco with a tumor
Replies: 9
Views: 2233

Re: anyone know what this is?

I was reading on taking tumors off and all I could find was for goldfish but all the videos show the fish being sedated to reduce stress with Clove oil or fishquel I think was what it was called, should I try clove oil to sedate him so maybe he would not have much stress from it because I can't get ...
by Colton
Wed Dec 30, 2009 12:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Royal Pleco with a tumor
Replies: 9
Views: 2233

Re: anyone know what this is?

Thank You Kyle for your input on this, I will have to try to remove it I got this pleco from the auction at the extravaganza and when I took him out of the bag I noticed he had these yellow spots on his tail but now I see that they are not part of his tail I thought it was part of the coloration but...
by Colton
Tue Dec 29, 2009 5:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Royal Pleco with a tumor
Replies: 9
Views: 2233

Royal Pleco with a tumor

just seen this today on my Royal pleco its some sort of growth on his tail in 3 different areas anyone know something to treat this with?

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Thanks for any help,

Colton
by Colton
Tue Nov 24, 2009 2:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A New Power filter
Replies: 1
Views: 582

A New Power filter

I just got this in my email today from fishchannel.com, a self cleaning power filter that you just use a siphon hose to suck out all the crap out on one side and I guess its totally cleaned, these units look like they are going to be expensive, here's a link to the website with more info and a few v...
by Colton
Mon Nov 23, 2009 10:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sexing Frontosa?
Replies: 3
Views: 1953

Re: Sexing Frontosa?

thanks for the help guys! right now half of the colony is only around 4 inch and I have had them since they were just about 1", Thanks Dan for the links I have seen pictures for venting before but they have never really helped but seeing a Frontosa venting picture helps out a lot more then say a Mbu...
by Colton
Mon Nov 23, 2009 7:53 pm
Forum: Extravaganza News
Topic: Great job OCA
Replies: 27
Views: 4030

Re: Great job OCA

had a great time, thank you to all who helped put this on, this was my 3rd year attending the Extravaganza but this was my first year of getting to see a few of the speakers, can't wait til next year!

excellent job everyone!

Colton
by Colton
Mon Sep 14, 2009 11:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sexing Frontosa?
Replies: 3
Views: 1953

Sexing Frontosa?

I have about 9 Frontosa in my 125.....5 of them are about the same size about 7-9" the other 4 are around 3-5", is there a way to sex the bigger ones without venting them? I don't really want to put them through the stress and if I have more females that are the smaller ones can you reintroduce them...
by Colton
Tue Dec 02, 2008 10:33 pm
Forum: Extravaganza News
Topic: Looking for Don from room 202
Replies: 2
Views: 967

Re: Looking for Don from room 202

thats his name thank you very much!
by Colton
Sun Nov 30, 2008 9:28 pm
Forum: Extravaganza News
Topic: Looking for Don from room 202
Replies: 2
Views: 967

Looking for Don from room 202

looking for Don his last name started with a O he had Bushynose plecos his room was 202 -2nd floor-
was wondering if anyone would happen to know him and maybe his email? just had a question about fish I got from him

Thanks guys,

Colton
by Colton
Sun Apr 13, 2008 9:06 pm
Forum: South American Cichlids
Topic: Didn't know where to post this......
Replies: 4
Views: 926

Re: Didn't know where to post this......

ok I tried something with the stuff that I could use that night, I cut the top off of a 2 liter bottle and cut some holes in it and a few at the top and what I did was put it in there upside down and stuck a airline tube in one of the holes I made and their is good flow and the air is going out the ...
by Colton
Sun Apr 13, 2008 12:05 am
Forum: South American Cichlids
Topic: Didn't know where to post this......
Replies: 4
Views: 926

Re: Didn't know where to post this......

Thanks a bunch Dan,

where do you normally get the liquid fry saver?

Thanks,

Colton
by Colton
Sat Apr 12, 2008 3:04 pm
Forum: South American Cichlids
Topic: Didn't know where to post this......
Replies: 4
Views: 926

Didn't know where to post this......

I just found out my Angel Fish are spawning right now they are still laying eggs it is a young pair how long should the eggs be left with the parents before I should take the eggs in to a hatchery tank also they spawned at the very top of a cone, to keep a flow on the eggs would I stand up the cone ...

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