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  1. General Freshwater Discussion
    Hi everyone, I'm new here. Little backstory - We got my son a betta and a mystery snail for his birthday. The tank has pretty much become mine now though (but I like it!) Of course we were told at the petstore we could just put them in after 24 hours. We knew nothing about cycling a tank. We...
  2. General Freshwater Discussion
    Hi all, A few weeks ago in the effort of trying to kill off my green dust algae I added a metric tonne of excel (Glutaraldehyde). Long story short I killed off all my fish (4 cories and 3 sae's) and all of my plants (except for my aponogeton crispus which survived). I didn't think I added...
  3. Beginner's Circle
    Anyone wanna help me out with this in MISSISSAUGA? Just need some old dirty filter floss or for someone to squeeze out some filter sponge. new tank wooop wooop
  4. DIY
    Hi guys! I'm a lurker here, but thought I'd post a quick tip. In starting new tanks, I usually always use some form of bacteria booster, like cycle, or BA's bacteria or sera or w/e my LFS has on hand, or filter material from an old tank... I've been playing with the idea of using septobac for...
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