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  1. Ancient Fish
    Hello! So I recently got a tuxedo guppy and a fancy guppy. So my first issue is with the tuxedo guppy, I noticed the second day I had him that his tail was ripped. I brushed it off, maybe he just ripped it on something. However, this morning, about 4 days into having him, he has a small chunk...
  2. Tropical Fish Diseases
    Preamble: Hello all, I have a betta in a 3-gal "walstad" bowl. Very low tech (just a light); very heavily planted. The water parameters are fine, as is expected in an established NPT. The betta is probably about 2.5 to 3 years old (i'm not sure, he's a rescue), and the bowl has been set up for...
  3. Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    I have a 10 gallon tank. It has comfortably housed a betta fish and a plecostomus (clown pleco) for about a year and they get along fine--the pleco has a lot of dark hiding places, some wood to eat, etc. and the betta stays out of his way and is disinterested. About a week ago I bought three...
  4. Livebearers
    Realized this was in the wrong spot, i'm sorry.