Author Archives: badvegan
4 weeks ago I bought 25 lbs of Pukani dry rock from Bulk Reef Supply and added it to the 40 gal breeder which was plagued with hair algae. I was going to cure it in my hospital tank, however … Continue reading
Currently our 40 gallon breeder has a massive hair and diatom algae outbreak. Of course this could have something to do with me running a filter sock and only changing it every 6 months or so. Or it could have … Continue reading
Our seahorses are now breeding with amazing regularity. We have yet to raise them past one week of age. Our next project is to build a kreisel tank for them. These tanks allow the seahorses to live in the water … Continue reading
Unfortunately our rabbit fish died. I figure that he was wild caught and had a rough time being shipped here.
Today my wife and I went to the fish store to pick up a few buckets of water . We left with this awesome fish called the Barred Rabbitfish ( Siganus Doliatus .) We floated him for 10 minutes and … Continue reading
Seahorses….. long thought to be the last frontier of the marine aquarist….. Now it seems that we may be the only hope for their survival. Two weeks ago I purchased two seahorses through my LFS here in Lubbock. The staff … Continue reading
I added a new Kole Tang named Olive to my 45 gallon long. She seems rather content and might like it better with the many caves instead of in a larger tank. Time will tell.