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ADF and Mystery Snail Emergency Tank Transfer

I agree with Manuki and I'd also add a few other things: The amount of ammonia in the water will depend on how much the inhabitants are producing. If you're feeding very sparsely, they'll produce ...
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ADF and Mystery Snail Emergency Tank Transfer

Since the medicated water and the neighbor's water both might bring undesirable consequences, and we don't have another trusted aquarium to provide water, I will suggest that you can mitigate the ...
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Why did my African Dwarf Frog repeatedly bang his head against the wall?

I have several (4) and I often see them sort of obliviously swimming into the wall or objects or each other. It does not appear to be with aggressive intent but they make quick snappy movements and ...
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What are the pink spots on my African dwarf frogs?

It will not harm your frog. It just simply means your frog is a male. It is not know what these spots (which are actually glands) are used for though. Here's a picture!
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ADF and Mystery Snail Emergency Tank Transfer

Manuki and Henders have both provided great advice. I was concerned I needed to act fast, so I made an executive decision before they had responded. However, I think the decision I made is reflected ...
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How much height is required for an American green tree frog habitat?

American green tree frogs stay relatively small. I would say you could go with a relatively small tank. 5 gallon would work but a 10 gallon would be ideal more than likely. The standard 10 gallon ...
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How much vertical space to keep african dwarf frogs from jumping out?

I've never heard of anyone keeping them in a tank without a cover before, simply because it's better to be safe than sorry, however on my research journey I did find this interesting tidbit: The ...
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Why does my African clawed frog keep banging into the tank glass and pawing at the corners with his front feet?

In my experience, it sounds quite normal. I've kept African clawed frogs, and sometimes they go on a swimming frenzy where they seemed to "claw" (with their hands) at the aquarium glass. Mine also had ...
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How long does it take for a worm to die after a toad eats it?

A toad has no teeth to chew on worms, so they are alive when swallowed. The toads stomach is not filled with water, but with acid. As soon as the acid dissolves the worms skin / shell, its body cannot ...
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What to feed to toads in India?

Being a frog, it can see only things that move. So if you feed it anything which does not move, it is as if it does not exist. In their natural environments, toads and frogs eat living (and moving) ...
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My Pacman frog won't eat?

It sounds like your frog is in estivation As you've not provided an image yet or any specific tank information, I'll give an answer with general information on how your tank should be set up: Pacman ...
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Any tank mates for an African clawed frog

I feel like I have to answer this, even if I am too late! Beware of the differences between Dwarf Frogs and African Clawed Frogs. The second wikipedia article there even says: African clawed frogs ...
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Any tank mates for an African clawed frog

Try fancy guppies or balloon mollies. They are both suitable for 10-20 gallons and are top dwelling fish, community fish, so they'll add color and life to your tank with little interaction with your ...
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How to feed wild frog?

Take a bucket and tie a rope on the handle to be able to lift it back out. Fill the bucket to the brim with water and then place a piece of wood - any short board or slat or even a piece of branch - ...
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Vivarium Tank Moving

When you move a tank, and hold it only on the sides, there indeed will be a lot of pressure on the bottom and it could cause damage. Especially if the tank is pretty large (like yours seem to be) and ...
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