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Cleaning tank for after having a turtle

Discussion in 'Frequently Asked Questions' started by HAZEL GREEN, May 20, 2018.

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Cleaning tank with out canister

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  1. HAZEL GREEN

    HAZEL GREEN Registered Member

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    I just gave my nephew my slider know I want fish in my 75 gallon tank
    I have already read the questions and responses bout the bleach my question is do I also leave my canister running or do I stop that clean it by hand
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    I would clean the media, just give it a good rinse in dechlorinated water and make sure flow isn't impaired. It should be well colonized, and the bacteria colonies needed are the same for both turtles and fish.
     
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    Hi there OrionGirl and thanks for answering my question
    Is that by hand or let the bleach water run through it
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    By hand, no use of bleach at all. Just rinse!
     
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