A quick review of cyanoacrylate coral fragging glue and two-part epoxies

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Ready to get started with fragging your first corals but aren’t sure which cyanoacrylate coral fragging glue you should buy? Here is a quick product review of commercially available glues for use in coral fragging. Most of the coral adhesives in the market fall under one of two categories: Cyanoacrylate adhesives Two-part epoxies Cyanoacrylate gel is a great all-around adhesive. …

Albert B Ulrich IIIA quick review of cyanoacrylate coral fragging glue and two-part epoxies

Fish Antibiotics and Other Aquarium Medications

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Fish Antibiotics and Other Aquarium Medications One question that came up recently for a friend of mine (and newsletter subscriber) was what to do about two fish that had cloudy eyes. The person was already using one popular product and wasn’t seeing any improvement, and they wanted to know what product I would recommend they should try next. Unfortunately, this …

Albert B Ulrich IIIFish Antibiotics and Other Aquarium Medications
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Lessons learned from the disaster at the Texas State Aquarium

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Lessons learned from the disaster at the Texas State Aquarium Nearly 400 fish at the Texas State Aquarium died a couple of weeks ago due to tragic error. The aquarium staff were trying to treat the display tank for parasites, but unfortunately, the ‘cure’ wasn’t much of a cure at all. Instead of treating the tank with a medicine that kills …

Albert B Ulrich IIILessons learned from the disaster at the Texas State Aquarium
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Starfish ID Please

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Hitchhiker Starfish ID Please Do you have these starfish growing in your tank?I do. They are called Asterina Starfish. They are tiny starfish that grow up to be about a quarter of an inch to an inch across (Sprung 2001)—which I found out, through painstaking scientific examination, is approximately the same size as George Washington’s face on a quarter (Ulrich…being …

Albert B Ulrich IIIStarfish ID Please
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Reef Aquarium Gloves Product Review

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Reef Aquarium Gloves Product Review This may be a first time for me to ever say this–and it might even be the first time this has ever been stated in the English language, but I’m excited about a new pair of gloves I just bought. They are bright yellow gloves, made by a company called Atlas. The pair I bought …

Albert B Ulrich IIIReef Aquarium Gloves Product Review