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by YSR50
Wed Jun 26, 2013 6:13 pm
Forum: Help !!
Topic: Zebras with tail/fins shrinking?
Replies: 2
Views: 3972

Zebras with tail/fins shrinking?

Posted this on another board and the thought was that maybe the Alpha chewed on them or possibly fin rot. Honestly they don't look beaten up or in bad shape, just almost like they've shrunk. Just thought I'd check in here. Thinking of selling these guys but don't want to list sick fish. Also, dumb q...
by YSR50
Thu Aug 09, 2012 5:09 am
Forum: General Care and Breeding
Topic: 2 year to the day
Replies: 1
Views: 1939

2 year to the day

August 8, 2010 I got 4 Zebra fry. First Zebras I've had in more than 15 years. Today when checking the tank I found 1 dead. Not sure why, nothing has changed in 2 years. Not beat up, bloated or starved. Looks in great shape which makes me worry about my water and the others. Sucks. Just needed to ve...
by YSR50
Sun Jan 15, 2012 4:22 pm
Forum: Tank Set-Up's
Topic: Is flow really needed?
Replies: 3
Views: 2768

Re: Is flow really needed?

Your shrimp should be fine. My zebras are in a 15g tank with an Emperor 280, Eheim 2026, an Eheim Aquaball and a large air stone. I originally dropped 20 cherry reds in there and a few months later the tank was covered with them.
by YSR50
Sun Dec 04, 2011 10:13 pm
Forum: Help !!
Topic: do zebra plecs attack each other?
Replies: 7
Views: 5179

Re: do zebra plecs attack each other?

Looked at the pictures of your guys and they appear to be very young. I placed 6-8 caves in my 15 gallon tank when I got my 4 that were just over an inch each. They would all share 1 or 2 caves. They are very slow growing plecs so I'd say you have plenty of time to shop for caves.
by YSR50
Tue Sep 20, 2011 7:53 am
Forum: Site Suggestions
Topic: Home Page list
Replies: 1
Views: 6020

Home Page list

Might want to hide the Trash and Garbage forum from the home page list of Recent forum topics.
by YSR50
Sun May 29, 2011 3:01 pm
Forum: General Care and Breeding
Topic: what food is best for zebera plecs ??
Replies: 18
Views: 9427

Re: what food is best for zebera plecs ??

Been feeding Spectrum Thera+A since I bought mine about 10 months ago. They were pretty small when I first got them. Now that they're larger I occasionally drop in some hikari carnivore pellets as well as frozen spirulina brine shrimp
by YSR50
Thu Feb 03, 2011 10:52 pm
Forum: General Fish Chat
Topic: Witch shrimp with L46?
Replies: 7
Views: 3193

Witch shrimp with L46?

I have my tank at about 84, no plants and with a lot of flow My cherry shrimp cover every inch of the tank.


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by YSR50
Thu Jan 20, 2011 4:56 am
Forum: General Fish Chat
Topic: what filters are best for zeb tank ??
Replies: 13
Views: 8152

Re: what filters are best for zeb tank ??

On my 15 gallon I have an Eheim Pro II 2026 & Eheim Aquaball
by YSR50
Sat Jul 03, 2010 4:05 am
Forum: Who's Breeding What
Topic: I must have infinite patience or fish who understand English
Replies: 17
Views: 8413

Re: I must have infinite patience or fish who understand Eng

Congrats. I went through the same thing with my Frogs. After two and a half years of trying I gave up, next thing I knew there was fry on the glass. Get ready for some larger batches once they get the hang of things. This is my second year/season with them spawning and the last 2 times were over 50 ...
by YSR50
Wed Jun 16, 2010 4:14 pm
Forum: Helpdesk
Topic: What's happened to the site?
Replies: 7
Views: 5006

Re: What's happened to the site?

Thanks for the update Rob. Looking forward to the site getting back to where it once was Image
by YSR50
Sat Jun 05, 2010 2:14 am
Forum: Resolved Helpdesk Issues
Topic: Zebrapleco.com showing as unsafe site
Replies: 7
Views: 4348

What's going on with this site??? I might not post much but I've been coming here for years. Jaz is right, it's painful coming here for current members, much less new members. Safari and Firefox gives the unsafe errors and makes it impossible to log in. The Quote function doesn't work in Netscape an...
by YSR50
Wed Apr 04, 2007 7:30 pm
Forum: General Fish Chat
Topic: books and magazines with Zebra plecos.
Replies: 7
Views: 3692

TFH Sept '93

I've been into plecos for quite some time :D I had a few Zebras a while before this mag came out.

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here's a link to the article

http://s97.photobucket.com/albums/l219/YSR50/plecos/