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Old 10-13-2008, 07:06 AM
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Default I Want A New Challenge

ive been breeding live bearers for a couple of years and no longer find it exciting. can enybody recomend a new type of fish to take me to the next level. and how do i get started.
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Old 10-13-2008, 10:20 AM
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Default Re: I Want A New Challenge

Hi Crey ... We would need to know what size tank you have, and what fish are already in the tank.
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Old 10-13-2008, 10:52 AM
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i have a 120l tank that has no fish in it so i am about ready to make a start.its nerly 2ft in lenth by 1ft wide by about 1ft 6in deep.i believe this is big enough to breed most fish if not what size do you recomend
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Old 10-13-2008, 11:01 AM
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I'd try a pair of Kribensis Cichlids with a few tetras as tankmates. You could also check out some of the Apistos...
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5 gal... Robin, (Betta)
5 gal...Pete, (Betta)
5 gal...Scotty(Betta)
10 gal...Female Betta Sororiety
10 gal... Neons, Glolights and Cardinals, 1 Oto
10 gal... Ram Pair
29 gal... Mbuna Tank
29 gal... Krib Pair, Tiger Barbs, Tetras, 2 Otos
55 gal...5 Australian Rainbows, 1 Angel Fish, 1 Blue Gourami, 6 Congo Tetras, 1 Leopard Ctenopoma, 1 Clown Pleco, 1 UpsideDown Catfish,5 Otos, 1 Bronze Cory, 2 Peppered Cories,2 Panda Cories
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Old 10-13-2008, 11:02 AM
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According to the measurement given by you, the tank only 85 liters.
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Old 10-13-2008, 11:22 AM
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thanks for that sharon. i will also get a tape mesure and check the size of my tank. i was only guessing because my tape mesure is in the shed
 


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