Starting up a new 12 Litre Nano Shrimp tank – The Brief

My girlfriend bought one of those ridiculous 12 Litre fish tanks they sell in the big chain pet shops, advertised to keep fish in, and I’m going to put it to good use and turn it into a Nano Shrimp tank. It’s a horrible thought that people (no fault of their own), think it’s acceptable … Continue reading Starting up a new 12 Litre Nano Shrimp tank – The Brief

Rescape of Kieran’s 64L and Panda Corys

Tuesday 3.11.15 Now that my tank doesn’t contain a large Fluval U2 submersible filter (as I bought a new external canister filter) and neither any Bristle Nose catfish it’s time for a rescape. I realised I can change the layout quite a bit. Originally having a large piece of bog wood, and now a large gap … Continue reading Rescape of Kieran’s 64L and Panda Corys

Kieran’s 64L Sub Tropical Aquarium

Running a Sub Tropical Aquarium, 64 Litres with 7 WCMM, 2 Bristle Nose and a few Red Cherry Shrimp. Water temp is 20-25(in summer). I started out with two goldfish in one of those tiny glass bowls. Thinking they’ve got it pretty sweet. I knew nothing about fish or filters or anything at all, but … Continue reading Kieran’s 64L Sub Tropical Aquarium

Update on my Aquarium’s Nitrite poisoning

Update of previous post ..five days earlier. The Nitrite poisoning has finally disappeared, after loosing four fish. I was doing a test everyday for nitrite, and at first it wasn’t budging, at all. I even checked my standard water to see what the results would be. Then yesterdays test, with the fish water, looked a … Continue reading Update on my Aquarium’s Nitrite poisoning

How to test your fish water and resolving nitrite poisoning

After hours of researching I’m hoping what I have learnt may help people who are having the same issues and questions that I had. Iv had 7 White Cloud Mountain minnows for roughly a year now and they’ve been fine, however after moving them to a new tank with more fish, a few have started … Continue reading How to test your fish water and resolving nitrite poisoning