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  1. A 10 Gallon Tank and an Impulse

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    I was walking around Walmart today, exploring the store to fond everything again since it has just been reset. We needed dog biscuits, and of course I couldn't go to the pet section without looking at the aquarium section! We don't have fish sold here (thank heavens), but I like to keep myself...
  2. Upgrading from 5 to 10 gallon

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    So I want to upgrade my tank from a 5 gallon to a 10 gallon tank. I've never had a 10 gallon tank but I need the space. I have 1 betta and 3 cory catfish in my Aqueon 5 gallon. I have two questions: 1. What type of 10 gallon tank is best? The Marina looks nice... 2. I'm dreading cycling the...
  3. Athena's new 10g home! Help?

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    I just bought a 10 gallon tank and I'm super excited to get it all set up! Athena's gonna go from a 1 gallon lil hut to a 10 gallon villa, she'll be so happy! But, is there anything I need to do to settle her in first? Should I let the tank run for a day without her in? When I do put her in...
  4. Need suggestions for my Betta to move into 10 gallon

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    Hello I'm new to being a quality careful owner in the past I have had a Betta in one of those small bowls, glad to say I'm more informed now and my lil guy is so much happier than former Betta. I've had my Betta in a 1.5 Gallon since November. I recently purchased a 10 gallon where I have 5...
  5. New 10 Gallon Help

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    I'm going to be switching up from a 5.5 gallon to a 10 gallon in the next month or two, and am hoping to make it a bit more interesting than just one betta for all that space. I've thought about dividing the tank and getting a second betta, but for right now I think I want to just stick with...
  6. Disappointed in Petsmart

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    I am new to having beta fish and having an aquarium. After getting my two Betta fish and putting them in a 2.5 gallon tank, I did my research. Contrary to what the Petsmart fish representative have informed me, I learned from researching: 1. No fish should be put in a 2.5 gallon tank - I knew...
  7. Reallly?

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    Being woken up at 6:30 to my father telling me Humphrey and Mojo ended up on the same side of the tank is not how I'd like to start my day. Mojo went after Humphrey and Humphrey tried everything to get away. I felt so terrible for them both....but nontheless, they're separated once again...
  8. Could / Would it Be Okay . ?

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    I Have Just Recieved A Baby Betta From A Friend Of Mine Who Got It From Petco Last Week . He Said it Was TOO Much Responsibility . I Only Have A Ten/10 Gallon Tank Though . NO Other Tanks Availible . Would A 10 Gallon Tank Be To Big For A Baby(Juvenile) Betta .? Extra info: He's About The Same...
  9. What is the easiest way to keep multiple bettas?

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    Hey, so I've noticed that a lot of members on here have 10+ bettas and I was wondering how you keep them all. I know each betta should have 5-10 gallons of space which makes it difficult to keep more than a few. A 10 gallon tank costs around $80 once you get the filter, hood, gravel, and...
  10. Help with my first 10 gallon?

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    Some people may or may not remember my thread from when I first got a free 10 gallon from a friend. Well I have the means to make a divider and buy decorations, I just have questions about cycling, filtration, and heating, and I'd be a thousand times grateful if someone could answer them. I'll...
  11. New 10 gallon divided questions

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    I got a 10 gallon tank to divide, from what I've found on here most people put the heater and filter in a separate divided area. Can I set the tank up like this and the fish will be fine?
  12. 10 gallon tank questions

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    Recently I got a 10 gallon tank from a friend for free, because they knew I had 3 betta and they were not using it any more. So I said to myself, hey it's 10 gallons and FREE. Right now I have my largest male in a 2.5 gallon tank, a female in a 1.5 gallon tank, and a small male in a 1 gallon...
  13. Good filter for 10 gallon tank?

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    I recently got my first betta fish, King, and right now he's only living in a 1.5 tank (that's all my parents are letting me have for now :-(), but my mom is going to buy King a 10 gallon tank when she can. All i need for the tank is a filter because one is not included with it. Does anyone know...
  14. BN or Pitbull pleco with Betta in 10 gallon tank?

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    Hey everybody, OK so here is my 3rd and final thread on this subject. Questions about PITBULL/BRISTLENOSE pleco 1) can they live in a high ph (7.8-8.0) 2) can they live in hard to very hard water 3)can i put ONE pleco and leave it in there (long term) NOTE: i have alage wafers, alage, and...
  15. New 10 gallon tank! How to start?

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    I posted a few months ago asking about a affordable bigger tank for my betta. For a while I had no luck, until a few days ago where a found a used 10 gallon glass aquarium for just a few dollars. I was so excited to bring it home and would like to make it into the perfect home for my betta. I...
  16. Cycling a 10 gallon tank! Advice please?

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    So, I started cycling my 10 gallon tank 2 days ago. I'm doing a fishless cycle. I added some of my dad's gravel to the filter, i've put bacteria supplement in the water, and i'm put gold fish food in everyday. The water is really cloudy. Is this a bacterial bloom? I've never cycled a tank...
  17. Brown algae bloom - HELP

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    I have a 10 gal divided tank with two bettas and two other compatible fish. I have had the tank for almost 2 years and suddenly am having a brown algae bloom. We recently moved and while the tank doesn't get direct sunlight it gets more indirect light than it used to. I don't turn the light...
  18. Upgrading Tank Possibly

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    Hi everyone, I was thinking about possibly upgrading my bettas fish tank. I am a college student and will be living in an apartment this up and coming school year. I currently have two 2.5 gallon tanks, one of which stays at home all year and one that I bought in order to take to school with...
  19. Plans

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    I have a 10gal sand bottom tank in the making for my halfmoon and soon my new crowntail. The tank was used for my late hamster that passed away. And before that it was also a hamster cage and the hamster age away some of the sealent. I have repaired the damages with some aquarium selent from...
  20. 10 Gallon Tank Photoshoot #2

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    My second crazy photoshoot of my 10 gallon community tank. So I retried the whole planted tank thing and succeeded! (I had horrible algae last time and gave up). I took 42 photographs (waaay more actually but i only uploaded 42). I only displayed my favorites here. Check out my Flickr to see the...
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