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  1. Can guppies DIE from HARD WATER???

    Freshwater Shrimp
    I bought 6 guppies (2 males and 4 females) and 2 mystery snails from my local petsmart last Friday(2-8-13) and put them in my 10 gallon tank. They all seem happy and healthy but by the next morning ALL six guppies were DIED!!!!:-( My two snails still seem fine tho. I tested the water and the...
  2. One of my Tetras randomly died with no sign of illness...

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    Hey, One of my cardinal tetras died randomly, whom seemed fine a couple hours before hand. I came to go to bed and couldn't find one of them, and when found, he was just lying there at the back with loss of colour and his fins chewed up. He is one of the originals and always swam with the...
  3. Can a gourami eat itself to death?

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    i was wondering if gourami can eat themselves to death. i heard that tropical fish are not like goldfish and know when to stop eating but my gourami seems to be eating an awful lot. i feed him flake food and it says to feed the fish 1 flake per 1" of fish and however much the fish can eat within...
  4. plant dieing!! help!

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    i have an echinodorus osiris (melon sword) in my 50 gallon tank, and it's leaves are in decompisition slowly.. (sorry for my english).. i dont know why is this happening... can someone help me? thanks!
  5. My guppies keep dying

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Hello everyone, I'm not an expert in the business, but I can say I'm quite experienced, so here's my problem: My guppies keep dying. Yes quite embarrassing actually, everyone says they are the easiest fish to have but for some reason I find keeping Angels and clown fish much easier then silly...