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  1. Adding to the Bottom of a 10g Tank

    Next week I'm going to add some critters for the bottom of my 10g tank, and right now I've got a couple of combo ideas since one of them depends on the store I'm ordering them from has what I want. One combo is a school of oto catfish, 3 or 4, and 5 or 6 cherry red shrimp. Another combo is 3...
  2. Bottom feeders perching

    I love bottom feeders, I think they tend to have more personality. I was wondering about a possible setup. What if you did a sort of upside down planted look: only floating plants, and sand on the bottom. Probably a piece of driftwood to, but other than that just open, sandy bottom. The reason...
  3. Blue gourami lying at bottom of tank+ not moving!

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I have a blue gourami in a twenty gallon along with some tetras and they all get along. I came to feed the fish and he was swimming erratically before finally landing undrneath a large leaf and just staying there sitting on the gravel.The only way I know he's alive is when I poke the net in the...
  4. Redtail Catfish 9 inch 75$

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    Hey guys im selling a Redtail Catfish hes about 9 inches and hes really big hes well fed eats almost anything that can fit in his mouth. He is in very great condition but hes to big for my tank i want either a smaller one or i want to sell him and get a smaller one because i dont want to buy all...
  5. Hardwater Fish?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hello, I have a 30 gallon tank. It has black sand and for deco has all natural rocks. The pH is 8.0 +/- .2 The water is extremely hard (although I have no proof as I don't have a test kit for that) I already have 10 white cloud mountain minnows. I'd really like to know if there are any...
  6. Female betta not feeling well

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I recently adopted a female betta from a girl who wanted to get rid of her. I've had males before but never a female. 1. 1 gallon tank 2. Freshwater 3. The tanks been up for a week 4. my female betta is the only one in the tank 5. i recently put in a plastic plant 6. tank temp: 77 F 7. no...