Photo #5 - This Is My First "real" Aquarium. It H...

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Photo Caption: This is my first "real" aquarium. It has taken me hard work over the past couple of months to get this far...we've battled HIGH ammonia, ick, a fungal infection and lost a dozen fish along the way due to inexperience. I am happy to report that it is now almost finished cycling for the second time (I tore it completely down a few weeks ago) and look forward to adding more plants and fish!
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75 gallons freshwater fish tank (mostly fish and non-living decorations) - This is my first "real" aquarium. It has taken me hard work over the past couple of months to get this far...we've battled HIGH ammonia, ick, a fungal infection and lost a dozen fish along the way due to inexperience. I am happy to report that it is now almost finished cycling for the second time (I tore it completely down a few weeks ago) and look forward to adding more plants and fish!

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State: Ohio
Country: United States
Description: 75 gallon tank, undergravel filter, two top filters (not sure of the make but were designed for our aquarium), a few water sprite on top (the only live plants I have)
Advice: I don't have any, I'm new too!! LOL!!
Fish Kept: I have gouramis-1 pair of kissing and the other pair a weird kind with tenticles (lol) and a spot, 3 small angel fish, 2 frogs, a rainbow fish with sparkly scales (I have a pair but the other mate is in a quarintine tank) pleco, 4 clear cats and a fish we call "big mamma" (can't remember what she is) In a quarantine tank I have a peacock eel, clown loach, swordtail, a pair of Boseman rainbow fish, 1 other rainbow fish with sparkly scales, a larger angel fish, two small barbs and some sort of loach.
Corals/Plants: watersprite floating on top.
Tank Size: 75 gallons

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