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  1. Cichlid and Tropical Fish dying within hours

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I bought my 20 gallon (tall) tank in 2003. I cycled it for two weeks and bought a Red Tiger Oscar, a female Jack Dempsey, and a Blue Peacock. They lived in this tank for two and a half years before going through two moves and finally dying from what I assume were two frequent moves and...
  2. My female balloon mollies seem to be dying.

    Ive had the tank(10gal) about 2 months now. I originally got 1 male dalmation molly, 1 red tailed tetra, and 1 female balloon molly. I waited about a month and introduced 4 more fish. (another tetra, 1 male&1 female balloon molly and male dalmation molly) .. a few days later, the first female...
  3. ALL of of my fish are dead or dying!!!!

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    My boyfriend has a ten gallon tank. A while back, there was some problem we never discovered that caused many of his fish to die over about a two week time span. He finally figured it was city water and since then has been using store-bought purified water and his fish have been great. Slowly...
  4. Fancy Goldfish Dying

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    Can someone tell me what meds I can add to my aquarium to help one of my fancy goldfishes. He has this huge tear in his tale. Its all red. This happened maybe in 1 or 2 days. He is in there with another fancy goldfish. They have been in my 25 gallon freshwater tank for about 3 years together and...
  5. Fish are dying, PLEASE HELP!!

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    Ok I started one post 09/27/09 (New Tank high ammonia and ick) well now i have gotten my ammonia down and all the parameters are looking good still have ick in my tank on one of the two sharks that are left but all the other fish have died :cry: i dont know what is killing them they didnt show...

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    Hello Everyone, I have a Pleco who I Have had since 2002 and it is starting to show what appears to be fatal signs. Since last week it has been stopping motionless in the aquarium and can stay there for hours. Is unresponsive to tappings which it normally isn't and everyone who has come to my...
  7. Whole tank is slowly being taken out.

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I have a 120 gallon tank that has live plants. I have a mix of fish from angels to congo tetras. Everything had been going fine then one by one my fish have been dying. They become inactive and breathe hard. They bloat up. some hang in for days and others last a couple of days before they die...
  8. How to care for banana plant

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    I have just one little banana plant, a nymphoides aquatica I believe. It sits in my little tank, no more than a gallon I'd say, with my one beta. I think it's dying. It's getting brown on the edge of its roots and slightly on the leaves, and has brown dots all over the stems which were not there...