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Old 12-11-2017, 06:25 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Old 12-11-2017, 07:44 AM   #12 (permalink)
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Are you fertilizing the plants? What are you adding to the water, like dechlorinator (Prime), GH builder (Equillibrium), etc.? Do you do routine water changes?

How did you get such great photos of the fish? Mine won't stay put long enough for me to get more than a colored blur when I photograph them. I don't see any fish that I would expect to be a major problem for you, but I know Angel fish can get pretty mean towards each other. They look more peaceful than they are.
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Old 12-12-2017, 09:14 PM   #14 (permalink)
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API leaf zone and Flourish excel and flourish advance with a liquid co2 booster

We do not put these in the tank on a schedule just randomly

We do weekly water changes 20-50% depending on what’s going on in the tank

I get the fish to set still during feeding they like the shrimp pellets

All the fish were small when we put them in our main tank and so in a sense they’ve grown up together and when we try adding little fish into the tank the angles try to eat them ( we put 15 tetras in the tank next morning we had 3 left it was an expensive treat for the angels )


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API leaf zone and Flourish excel and flourish advance with a liquid co2 booster
Flourish Excel is a "liquid CO2 booster", so what is the second "liquid CO2 booster"?
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We do not put these in the tank on a schedule just randomly
It is much, much better to do any dosing on a schedule. You can dose once a week, every other day, etc., and you will then be able to see the effects and change accordingly. Also, Flourish Excel only lasts about a day in the aquarium, so dosing randomly does more harm than good. The harm it does is that the plants never get to adjust to having or not having it available, and that isn't good for their health.
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We do weekly water changes 20-50% depending on what’s going on in the tank

I get the fish to set still during feeding they like the shrimp pellets

All the fish were small when we put them in our main tank and so in a sense they’ve grown up together and when we try adding little fish into the tank the angles try to eat them ( we put 15 tetras in the tank next morning we had 3 left it was an expensive treat for the angels )


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Hello per hoppycalifs recommendation we have been putting plant food in on a schedule time and now here’s a new thing that I’ve never seen help please


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Our nickel sized angles have grown like weeds

Still struggling with the algae and getting the fertilizer down adding the right amount lol trial and error


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glad ur updating this, fts?
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Sadly I have to report that after my last water change two of my angles have stopped eating and almost all of my fish are flashing there are no white spots or any visible signs of sickness like ick etc
my second tank I lost all my fish snails had a good dinner had to flush another one yesterday and this morning I’ve got meds going into the main tank trying to save what I can but what to fight against

The fish are dying I’m heart broke and need advice

What the heck happened it was just a regular water change water test done everything is inside normal parameters

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Help they are all dying


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How do you perform your water changes? I had a Very similar incident happen to me a bit ago with my 65 gallon as you may have heard...

If you use buckets, like 5 gallon buckets like i commonly do to either put straight into the tank or put a pump into the bucket, then leading into the tank, either way- was your bucket dirty? bleach in it? anything like that, anyone use it..?

City water or well water? use a DE-chlorinator? seachem prime?

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