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unsure about contamination? Help please (WITH PICS)
    #11305653 - 10/23/09 01:38 PM (7 years, 11 months ago)

So I am frog sitting for a friend and know nothing about frogs, so please bear with me,
but I think that the terrarium has a green mold contamination problem. It is definitely green (in some places,  others it looks like bruising) but someone told me to do the q-tip test, and I did and I'm not really sure because the q-tip didn't  have like a green smudge on it (which is what i thought is supposed to happen) but there were little green balls stuck to it. Can anyone tell me what this means?

and if it is green mold what should I do? there are plants thriving very close to it and I don't want to lose them, but I don't want to contaminate other areas of the terrarium either.

Thankyou

The kind of frogs that fuck you up if you lick them. :smile: sorry i don't know how this works or what I'm supposed to say

here's some pics






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Re: unsure about contamination? Help please [Re: aleoaxis6]
    #11305657 - 10/23/09 01:40 PM (7 years, 11 months ago)

Pics?

Plants?


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Re: unsure about contamination? Help please [Re: aleoaxis6]
    #11305662 - 10/23/09 01:41 PM (7 years, 11 months ago)

lol

algae? what kind of frog?


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Re: unsure about contamination? Help please [Re: nastos]
    #11305688 - 10/23/09 01:46 PM (7 years, 11 months ago)

Sounds like you got one sick Frog!!!...e


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Re: unsure about contamination? Help please (WITH PICS) [Re: aleoaxis6]
    #11305849 - 10/23/09 02:23 PM (7 years, 11 months ago)

frogs FTW!
nobody has every used frogs. wow. awesome.
better than swim.

anyway. your sub does look weird. but if its contaminated there isnt shit you can do now anyway. just watch it. or toss it. its your world. rock it. frog guy///


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Re: unsure about contamination? Help please (WITH PICS) [Re: aleoaxis6]
    #11305881 - 10/23/09 02:28 PM (7 years, 11 months ago)

Keep fruiting. The sub does look a little "off" but you are growing frogs so I'd harvest what I could get. Won't hurt ya. :thumbup:


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    #11305914 - 10/23/09 02:36 PM (7 years, 11 months ago)

Your frogs are dry and need a good dunking. That's not contamination, it's bruising.

Or it's wicked bad contamination, and dunking will be like throwing gasoline on a fire.

But I think it's too dry.


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Re: unsure about contamination? Help please (WITH PICS) [Re: Doc_T]
    #11305968 - 10/23/09 02:46 PM (7 years, 11 months ago)

Quote:

Doc_T said:
Your frogs are dry and need a good dunking. That's not contamination, it's bruising.

Or it's wicked bad contamination, and dunking will be like throwing gasoline on a fire.

But I think it's too dry.




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Dunk 'em overnight.


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