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by Broseph
Sat Apr 02, 2016 5:06 pm
Forum: Feeder Insects, Nutrition - How to feed your Frogs
Topic: Tricks on how to transfer ff's into new containers?
Replies: 3
Views: 828

Re: Tricks on how to transfer ff's into new containers?

I always transfer flies from the typical culture to a LARGER container with supplement dust. Not just for feeding, but for making new cultures too. So much easier to manage when they can't climb and you can swirl them into a tight little pile. For added security, I set that larger container in a tup...
by Broseph
Sun Jul 05, 2015 5:47 pm
Forum: Feeder Insects, Nutrition - How to feed your Frogs
Topic: Where to buy fabric coted lids?
Replies: 25
Views: 4037

Re: Where to buy fabric coted lids?

FWIW, Josh's Frogs has the fabric lids back in stock.
by Broseph
Fri Jun 26, 2015 1:52 pm
Forum: General Questions and Comments
Topic: Can i separate these pairs?
Replies: 8
Views: 1601

Re: Can i separate these pairs?

jereien wrote:They were following each other around, touching. And they have been laying eggs from which I have tadpoles.


Ah. So they were playing nice... very nice. Feel free to ignore this question as I don't want to open a can of worms for you; What will you do with the tads?
by Broseph
Fri Jun 26, 2015 1:25 pm
Forum: General Questions and Comments
Topic: Can i separate these pairs?
Replies: 8
Views: 1601

Re: Can i separate these pairs?

As a side note... How do you know they've "paired?"

What you probably observed was, in fact, aggression between the species. Long story short- you are only doing GOOD to separate them.
by Broseph
Wed Jun 24, 2015 12:48 pm
Forum: Lighting, Misting Systems, Tweaks, Modifications
Topic: Mist King misting times and frequencies ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1994

Re: Mist King misting times and frequencies ?

I'm currently misting (mistKING-ing?) 3 times/day for 15 seconds. Internal circulation fan on the display viv is timed to shut off during the misting, and I have passive ventilation on EVERY viv.
by Broseph
Wed Jun 24, 2015 12:40 pm
Forum: Enclosures, Setup and Construction
Topic: Thin flat Cork Tiles for backgrounds !
Replies: 6
Views: 1862

Re: Thin flat Cork Tiles for backgrounds !

I don't remember how I found them, but here are 12x36" panels for $6: http://www.cleverbrand.com/default.aspx?CN=1BD087C0F7DB That particular site seems possibly shady... but the product arrived as shown in a timely manner, and no one has stolen my identity- that I'm aware of. The shipping was ...
by Broseph
Sun May 03, 2015 7:08 pm
Forum: Feeder Insects, Nutrition - How to feed your Frogs
Topic: Diatomaceous Earth / anti- mite - good or bad??
Replies: 7
Views: 2413

Re: Diatomaceous Earth - good or bad??

I use food grade DE in my fruit fly incubator and with my springtails (not under the isopods). I use a VERY fine dust layer on the surface of the bottom- like dust on an old book shelf thin. A little residue still falls off the fruit fly containers when I tap flies out, but I have never had a mite i...

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