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Old 01-25-2011, 10:05 PM   #1 
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I do 100% water changes every 3 weeks as I have a 3 gallon tank.

Well I was wondering if it messes with the cycling system?
Should I remove my betta for a couple days while I let the tank run?
What should I do?
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Old 01-25-2011, 10:25 PM   #2 
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If I were you I wouldn't be making 100 percent changes. I'd stick to 10 percent twice a week. More frequent water changes are better than huge infrequent changes.
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Old 01-25-2011, 10:30 PM   #3 
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Do you know what cycling is/does?
I agree with the frequent, smaller changes. Id get an ammonia, Nitrate and nitrate testing kit, too.
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