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Squiggle

Hey everyone, just thought I'd show you guys some pics of my yellows, they are getting great saddles so I'm waiting for them to berry up any day now :encouragement:

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ineke

woohoo bring it on! If they all get berried at the same time apart from losing your boys to exhaustion you should have a huge collection of yellows!!! It must be something in the water!!!

Cheers

Ineke

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Heavyd

Yeehaa, I see lots of saddled females. Nice one Mr Squiggle.

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JohnH

I can hear the pitter patter of little shrimpy feet any day now. :encouragement:

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Squiggle

Yeah I put fertility pills in the tank, lol :stupid: I am getting a bit excited seeing all those saddles :encouragement:

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ineke

Wait until you see the babies now that will be exciting!

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Aquathumb

Nice thats going to be one Horde of yellow!

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Neo-shrimp

Good luck with the yellow cherries Squigg...How many yellow do you have in the tank (approx) ?

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Squiggle

Thanks everyone :encouragement: I have about 20 in there Neo, I think I have more girls than boys :applause:

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Squiggle

Just an update, woke up this morning to some berry good news, lol :victorious: There's three berried but I could only get a shot of two of them, also one of my SS girls is berried too, happy days :encouragement:

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JonX

Yaye

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Heavyd

That's great news to wake up to!

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Squiggle

Yeah, gotta say I'm a little excited, actually I'm very excited :victorious:

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Garnelchen

YAY! Baby Shrimpies soon! How long does it take 'til the shrimplets hatch?

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ineke

Woohoo Squiggle more pregnant girls :applause:

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Squiggle

I think they take about 2-3 weeks to hatch :encouragement:

It must be something in the water Ineke, lol :victorious:

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Gbang

Woohoo!!!! Yellow cherry fever!!!!! :) congrats

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Neo-shrimp

Just a quick question : why do some shrimps (females) have alot of eggs & some only a few (notice with shrimps the same scenario)?

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Squiggle

That's a good question, I think it would just be the variations of nature, just like with spawning fish, with Bettas I've had anywhere from 50 - 400 fry in a spawn but shrimp might be different & it may have something to do with water conditions. I'm sure one of our more knowledgable members will let us know if it is :encouragement:

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Squiggle

So I took this pic last night, you can see she has formed the eggs & now I'm just waiting for her to bring them down, gotta love yellow cherries :encouragement:

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ineke

Cool picture Squiggle we had one on here the other day where you could actually see the eggs moving down.

Cheers

Ineke:encouragement:

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Squiggle

Yeah I saw it, looked really cool. I wanted to get a pic like that but she wouldn't stay still & I couldn't wait around that long, had to get back to the forum, lol :encouragement:

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NoGi

Nice yellows mate :D

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Squiggle

Thanks dude, they're not as good as yours, your yellows made there way to a new home, I wish I could have kept your ones, such nice colour :encouragement:

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NoGi

They were my culls lol. I'll give you some at the next meet.

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