Ahh importing- you fickle fiend! New critters

Ahh importing- you fickle fiend! New critters

As everyone probably knows, I have been desperately trying to get Boraras brigittae back in stock. I have ordered them the past ten weeks or more in a row with no luck. Yesterday, I got my packing lists and was ECSTATIC as I had ordered them from two different sources and BOTH were coming in. Well, long story short, my freight got delayed by over 12 hours because of Christmas freight issues. I had to bribe the air freight worked to even pick up...

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The remote flash survived its underwater adventure- more pics!

The remote flash survived its underwater adventure- more pics!

As some of you may know, I dropped my remote flash into a tank (for the second time) a week or two ago. These are pricey pieces of equipment which are, unfortunately, vital for me to be able to get pictures of my critters. As soon as it happened, I quickly popped the batteries out and took a hairdryer on low heat to it. After it appeared dry, I put it into a bag of dry rice for a week. When I attempted to turn it on, all the electronics worked,...

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Your daily dose of pictures!

Your daily dose of pictures!

Well, some of you may have read of the most recent fish room foible- I dropped my remote flash into a tank. Absolute brilliance, you gasp. Yea, I know. Right now it is happily residing in a large bag of rice, but I am not hopeful that it will work. Regardless of this set back (psst, now would be a great time to make an order so I can purchase a new remote flash), I decided to try and shoot some pictures around the room anyway. I did not get...

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New livestock coming in this week!

I have two orders hitting the country in the next week. The first has some really interesting species, one of which I have never kept before! Species included in order one are Microdevario kubotai, Panda cories, more chili rasbora, tank-raised cardinal tetras, Sawbwa resplendens, Stiphodon percnopterygionus, Schismatogobius ampluvinculus (this one is new to me!), more Painted Fire Red shrimp, and more amano shrimp! Order two will be a...

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