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Nerite Snails Update

Nerite Snails Update

My two nerites have been doing a pretty good job of eating the algae and diatoms in my tank so far, but in the big picture, they still haven’t really made much of a dent yet!  It’s been really fun seeing their little bite mark trails all over though, and that tells me they are…
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One Day Left For Giveaway!

One Day Left For Giveaway!

Only one day left to enter the giveaway if you haven’t yet!  Don’t miss out!  🙂 See your doctor if you suspect that you may have a substance more tips here. Learn whether taking aspirin regularly increases your risk for a knockout post The fashion designer said in a new interview with The Times that…
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Subscriber Giveaway! Seachem, Repashy, and Python Products!

Subscriber Giveaway! Seachem, Repashy, and Python Products!

*Edit*  The giveaway has started!  Click on this link for the video:  Subscriber Giveaway! Tomorrow, Friday October 5th, I’m going to be starting a subscriber giveaway!  I recently reached 500 subscribers, so I want to do this giveaway as a way to thank all of you!  I’ll begin the giveaway with a video on my…
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The Aquarium Nitrogen Cycle

The Aquarium Nitrogen Cycle

The nitrogen cycle is a common biological process that occurs innature, and it also occurs in our aquariums. In aquariums it’s an essential process because it removes toxic wasteproducts and coverts them to a much less toxic form.  The process is performed by bacteria, whichwe call beneficial bacteria (or BB). These beneficial bacteria colonize any surface they…
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My Halloween-Themed Aquarium

My Halloween-Themed Aquarium

As promised in a previous post, here’s a video of my tank all decorated for Halloween! I really love it. Every time I walk past the tank, I smile!  Here are some still images too. They look like they’re caught in the spider web in this one! I hope you love it as much as I…
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Decorating Your Goldfish Tank for Halloween

Decorating Your Goldfish Tank for Halloween

Click here to see My Halloween-Themed Aquarium! Halloween is just around the corner, and that means people everywhere will be busy decorating their homes for the holiday! But why stop there when you can decorate your fish tank as well? Typically I don’t like a lot of decorations inside a goldfish tank because (as you undoubtedly…
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Fish Lice

Fish Lice

Back in 2009 I worked as a Pet Care Specialist at Petsmart (unfortunately!), and I had to deal with a lot of fish parasites and other maladies the fish shipments arrived with.  While looking at the feeder goldfish tank, I saw a curious green spot on a comet’s tail.  I took the fish out to…
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How To Take Good Photos Of Your Fish

How To Take Good Photos Of Your Fish

A question I see often is “How can I take better photos of my fish?”.  So here’s a collection of pointers that I’ve found helpful in getting those super-clear, high-quality photos of fish.   1. Ambient LightingOne of the biggest mistakes people make is to take photos during the daytime, which almost always results in…
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Dioder Fun

Dioder Fun

I’m just being a night-owl (as usual) and playing around with the dioder on my tank.  Fun fun!  I think my favorite color is red because it’s so vivid, and it makes the red colors of the fish look like they’re glowing.  It is pretty value enough for me. Personally, if all find this owners…
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