first tank need help with what fish to stock - Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 Old 03-13-2011, 05:56 AM Thread Starter
New Member
 
first tank need help with what fish to stock

I am in the process of cycling my tank but not shore what fish I should keep it 15 gallons I don't won't to over fill it any help is great thank you
Posted via Mobile Device
Fall321 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 Old 03-13-2011, 01:46 PM
Member
 
Byron's Avatar
 
First thing we need to know are the water parameters (hardness and pH; temperature can be easily changed). Thee are lots of fish options for a 15g, but some are fussy over water and some less so.

Also, are there live plants? Or fake ones? Some fish need the protection of plants, wood, rock, so knowing what decor you have will also help.

Byron.

Byron Hosking, BMus, MA
Vancouver, BC, Canada

The aquarist is one who must learn the ways of the biologist, the chemist, and the veterinarian. [unknown source]

Something we all need to remember: The fish you've acquired was quite happy not being owned by you, minding its own business. If youíre going to take it under your wing then youíre responsible for it. Every aspect of its life is under your control, from water quality and temperature to swimming space. [Nathan Hill in PFK]
Byron is offline  
Reply

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New to fish, what to stock? Leaser Beginner Freshwater Aquarium 3 09-09-2010 12:02 PM
How soon after I cycle can I stock fish? Promelas Beginner Freshwater Aquarium 12 02-17-2010 09:48 AM
20G tank, what else to stock with? Freshyfish Freshwater and Tropical Fish 8 09-21-2009 12:53 PM
Stock my tank stiltman Freshwater and Tropical Fish 5 08-31-2009 07:00 AM
New tank ^_^ help me stock it? Little-Fizz Freshwater and Tropical Fish 7 11-17-2007 10:18 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome