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Old Dog 59 Old Dog 59 is offline

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  1. Moon Child
    09-18-2019 04:06 PM - permalink
    Moon Child
    Hello there Old Dog! I look forward to hearing more of your wisdom in keeping fish, bettas in particular as I just rec'd one as a gift after my dog passed in early August 2019. Thanks for all your photos and I am in awe of your tanks. Wow!! Amazingly beautiful and so are your fish. I want to learn as much as I can from you and from others on this site. Thank you!
  2. Old Dog 59
    02-22-2019 05:51 PM - permalink
    Old Dog 59
    He is a very beautiful boy.
  3. mattsbetta
    02-22-2019 05:43 PM - permalink
    mattsbetta
    thanks i don't have many plants yet only had tank set up a week i have 7 moss balls i have a picture of my tank on profile what do you think of my betta is it a good one
  4. Old Dog 59
    02-22-2019 05:34 PM - permalink
    Old Dog 59
    Sure. Don't completely clean the filter. When you do a water change once a week Take the filter pad out and rinse it in the water you are changing. I would do this 3 or 4 times before replacing the filter pad completely. So every month if needed. Depends on how dirty the filter pad gets. If you have a Bio sponge (not really a sponge but a perforated piece of plastic in front of the filter pad) Never, Never, change that. It contains the beneficial bacteria your tank needs to break down toxic ammonia and nitrite, which produces Nitrate for feeding your plants.
  5. mattsbetta
    02-22-2019 05:16 PM - permalink
    mattsbetta
    hi can you tell me how often i should clean my whisper 10i

  About Me

  • About Old Dog 59
    Biography
    Old, retired Long Haul driver with 48 years over the road. Now a stay at home Dad
    Location
    Oil City PA. USA
    Interests
    fish keeping and Photography
    Occupation
    Retired
    Gender
    Male
    Total Years Fish Keeping Experience
    20+

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  • Join Date: 11-11-2018
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  Aquarium

    2018 5.5 gal Top Fin
    All of my 5.5 gallon

  Mentions

08-09-2019
07:34 AM - Theod123 mentioned Old Dog 59 in post First Tank Journal: Donivan & Others
Old Dog 59 I've been using AqAd...
07-24-2019
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07-05-2019
07:04 PM - finnfinnfriend mentioned Old Dog 59 in post Your longest - lived betta.
...RussellTheShihTzu , Old Dog 59 , thank you for the ...
07-03-2019
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06-23-2019
07:34 AM - bluesamphire mentioned Old Dog 59 in post Valentine's tank
Old Dog 59 it is interesting t...
05-08-2019
09:57 PM - RussellTheShihTzu mentioned Old Dog 59 in post
05-04-2019
04:59 PM - Lunatic mentioned Old Dog 59 in post I Am Back
Old Dog 59 I have tried live pl...
04-19-2019
06:43 AM - bluesamphire mentioned Old Dog 59 in post The 200litre tank (aka 55 US gallons)
I'm sorry Old Dog 59 Every time I mentio...
04-16-2019
12:42 PM - bluesamphire mentioned Old Dog 59 in post Valentine's tank
Old Dog 59 hes certainly up t...
03-19-2019
11:32 AM - bluesamphire mentioned Old Dog 59 in post 90 gallon planted netta fish colony help
...solutely agree with Old Dog 59. Male Bettas cannot ...
03-08-2019
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03-05-2019
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03-03-2019
08:28 PM - RupertBetta mentioned Old Dog 59 in post Snails and Bettas!
Old Dog 59 I think I actually u...
09:53 AM - RupertBetta mentioned Old Dog 59 in post Snails and Bettas!
...the help! Thank you!Old Dog 59 Twist bluesamphi...
02-26-2019
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02-21-2019
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02-20-2019
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01-30-2019
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01-01-2019
12:40 PM - bluesamphire mentioned Old Dog 59 in post Valentine's tank
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  Quotes

10-08-2019
07:23 PM - DaceyJ quoted Old Dog 59 in post Mysterious Baby Mystery Snail
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10-06-2019
02:01 PM - Old Dog 59 quoted bluesamphire in post Meet Cal.
That tank looks fabulous - and ab...
10-04-2019
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09-28-2019
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09-27-2019
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09-26-2019
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09-25-2019
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01:16 PM - Old Dog 59 quoted RussellTheShihTzu in post End of summer Project
It gets easier after the first one. LO...
09-24-2019
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09-18-2019
11:39 PM - ClearlyChaos quoted Old Dog 59 in post Hello!
Beautiful Tank and your betta i...
09-17-2019
06:32 PM - DaceyJ quoted Old Dog 59 in post Stocking ideas for a 75 gallon
If you want a lot of flash colo...
09-15-2019
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01:45 AM - Pippin quoted Old Dog 59 in post Back again!
Hello and welcome back. The fac...
09-10-2019
12:05 PM - peppersmom quoted Old Dog 59 in post Stocking ideas for a 75 gallon
Yes the Girlfriend didn't have ...
09-09-2019
02:57 PM - peppersmom quoted Old Dog 59 in post Stocking ideas for a 75 gallon
I have always had trouble with ...
09-06-2019
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09-04-2019
05:14 PM - Uncle Syrecx quoted Old Dog 59 in post My new Betta community tank
Welcome to the forum. That is o...
09-01-2019
04:34 PM - JettaBetta quoted Old Dog 59 in post Mustard Gas Mas Finally has EGGS!
The only problems a breeder has...
07:22 AM - JettaBetta quoted Old Dog 59 in post Mustard Gas Mas Finally has EGGS!
I'm in constant contact with Ma...
 
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