Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
BlueBolts

Bob's crabs

Recommended Posts

northboy

You lot are going to get me killed by your other halves LOL

I have a few different ones at the moment

Bob

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Squiggle

I don't think it helps Bob if you're on a mission to give half the country crabs, some people won't like their partner getting crabs off you, it's just gonna happen, lol :encouragement:

image-74_zps199ad5f1.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
ineke

I am so wanting to make a comment I will just have to sit on my fingers:anonymous:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
OzShrimp
I am so wanting to make a comment I will just have to sit on my fingers:anonymous:

Good thing you dont have crabs or that would be dangerous :P

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
northboy

Spit it out GIRL.

Bob

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Squiggle

C'mon Ineke, tell us about Bobs crabs, everyone else has had a go, lol :encouragement:

image-74_zps8fa0f9da.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
ineke
Good thing you dont have crabs or that would be dangerous :P

Then I can share too!!!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
ineke
Spit it out GIRL.

Bob

No Bob i wouldn't want any one to get the right impression about me:barbershop_quartet_

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
OzShrimp
No Bob i wouldn't want any one to get the right impression about me:barbershop_quartet_

Dont-forget-I-have-crabs.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
northboy

Ineke I did not know you are a Blond?? now I am DEAD

Bob

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
ineke
Ineke I did not know you are a Blond?? now I am DEAD

Bob

I've got broad shoulders Bob I can take it . Anyway I am only blonde down to my dark roots LOL:encouragement:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
northboy

I am a natural blond so there is no escape for me.

Bob

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Squiggle

I have the same problem Bob, I shave it off to try & hide it, lol :encouragement:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
OzShrimp
I have the same problem Bob' date=' I shave it off to try & hide it, lol :encouragement:[/quote']

does that help with the crabs

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Squiggle

Lol, always :encouragement:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
ineke

Northboy has been off line for some time now so I doubt you will get an answer.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  



  • Join Our Community!

    Register today, ask questions and share your shrimp and fish tank experiences with us!

  • Posts

    • sdlTBfanUK
      Here are a coupe of pictures so you can see what I mean, it just isn't going as nicely as before? I can only assume it is the different substrate, still it will get there I am sure and the shrimps seem happy enough and the plants are very slowly growing and going a bit greener than they were. As can be seen in the pictures the shrimp are totally uninterested in the shrimp lolly (or spinach) at this point so I guess there is enough biofilm? It all looks a bit drab, uninspiring and unhealthy? I may remove the Java fern in the middle at some point as I do have another greener (quite small though) bit floating around in an old tank? Simon
    • sdlTBfanUK
      Those parameters are perfect! I think I experienced the same with the algae on plants when I restarted the caridina shrimp tank, but mine seems to have almost cleared up as well - taken months though. One of my failed attempts with tap water many years ago I had PRL and PBL and it did look much more interesting than just the one colour. They didn't live long enough (maybe 6 months) to really know what the offspring would look like though they will still be red crystal or black crystal  so they should be fine together. If one colour does become more dominant then you can always get some more of the lesser coloured ones anyway in the future.. I did get red babies but no babies lived very long as it was tap water! I would try transferring just some shrimps (may be a third) over to the new tank if you are sure it is cycled and see how they go in a week before transferring the rest over? You won't want too many in the tank anyway if you will be messing about with plants/layout still and you won't loose the whole lot if something does go wrong? Maybe also put the Amanos in the new tank for now so the ones in the old tank won't be fitting with them any more for food? Simon
    • Steensj2004
      Update. I filled the tank, unfortunately, there was some melting of plants and some light hair algae( algae is only on the leaves of some plants, nowhere else?). Adjusted my light schedule and intensity. Things are looking better. Did a 70% water change, remineralized with GH+ powder, and clean tonight. Levels are as follows:   PH: 6.4 Temp: 75 GH: 6-7 KH: 0-1 TDS: 140   Wondering  when I should transfer the shrimps... I want to order 10-20 more CRS, and I’m considering mixing in some CBS. I’m not concerned with selling these, so it would be neat to have two different colors. I know the Black coloration is dominant, but, from what I’ve read, I’ll still get reds from offspring in two-ish generations. Someone said expect 25-30% reds. What do you guys think? My  additional plants haven’t been delivered today, so thats a bummer.
    • Blue Ridge
      Thanks, the ol' iPhone 6 rarely makes me happy, but if you take enough sometimes you'll get one good one!
    • kms
      Nice shrimps, I like that blue bolt in the 7th photo, I want one, I also just purchased today another 8 Red Wine to join my other 3 in the tank, along with one amano shrimps and 23 thai micro crabs.
×
×
  • Create New...