i really wanted to name my post HELP because i am very confused. i inherited a 5 gal fishtank that had originally 6 fish, which i dont know but maybe someone can help me zero in on their species.apparently 1 is supposed to be some sort of "shark" my sister was into that kind of stuff
the second night i was taking care of these fish, the tank leaked half its water. so i went to the store and bought a new similair 5 gal "topfin" petsmart tank with the in tank filter and light fixture. ive been feeding some tropical flakes and some pellets, i dont know which are for which fish lol. so anyway i had to put them in a little bucket while the water temp in the new tank normalized but hurridly put them back in as 1 of the little red black fish died in the bucket.
so far ive lost 2 of the black/redtipped fish and have 1 left
there are 3 of the bigger 1"-3" long ones with whiskers
my PH meter reads, 7-7.4 and my ammonia is between caution-stress-danger up to .05 T_T
and i replaced 30% of the water in hopes to lower the ammonia
Please help me identify my new fish