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  1. What is wrong with my fish!!??

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Hi everyone! I’ve had this glo fish for a few months now. He appears to have a larger sized stomach out of no where. It looks as though he possibly swallowed a pebble I’m not sure? I will upload the pictures now. It also appears to only be a sort of lump on the one side of him then more so his...
  2. Please help!!

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hello :-) I'm new to this community and in need of some help!! I have 2 glofish Tetras that I need help with. One of them is pretty fat. He eats well, swims well and is active.... so I dont know if its dropsy, hes just a chunk or what. The other fish has what appears to be a small lump of some...
  3. 29 Gallon Tank Makeover!

    Freshwater Journals
    I previously started my 29 gallon tank with Black Gravel. I then found it too dark, and ended up adding orange and purple in it. It was okay for a while but then it just began to look hideous. That grouped with the Multi-color Glo-Fish Tetras, the tank just had WAY TOO MUCH going on! :shock...
  4. New to hobby and having problems

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hi all...I'm new to fishkeeping. I think I've made just about every mistake there is to make. I did follow the directions that came with the tank though. But, should have done more research before I began. I was given a 5 gallon GLOFISH tank for Christmas. I have a mini heater, whisper bio...
  5. Danio and Blue Ram compatability, also a few questions

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    I currently have 6 Glofish and a couple corys. I have a 20gal long and have had it running for 3 months now and consider it established. I tested my water at a LFS and had all 0 ratings in nitrate etc. , 82 temp, and lowered my PH to 6.8 to accommodate the blue ram. My tank is well planted with...
  6. Question on stocking a 20gallon tank

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Here are the fish I am wanting to put into it (will be added after tank is cycled etc.): 6 Glofish Tetras 10 Glofish Danios My question/s: Is this over stocked? If not, suggestions?
  7. so these are the ideas i have for my upcoming aquarium. which one sounds best?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    55 gallon 6 african clawed frogs Sand 55 gallon 10 zebra danios 10 glofish 1 dwarf gourami 1 rainbow shark Tall plants around back Short plants in random areas Hiding spots for rainbow shark 55 gallon 5 discus Rock stack Driftwood Natural gravel. 55 gallon 4 Fancy goldfish
  8. GloFish and Zebra Danios not getting along.

    Cyprinids and Atherinids
    Last week I got 5 glofish, and 4 of them died. I let my last fish be alone for about 4 days, but felt like it was stressing him out so i got him 2 regular zebra danio tank mates. One of them is rather large, and the other is about the same size as my glofish. I'm assuming the large one is a...
  9. GloFish fry- a little help/advice please?

    Fish Breeding
    It's kind of a long story, but i used to have fish all the time. A few years ago i let my tank go and decided to put up the hobby for a while. But last week i set my tank back up because i missed having the fish around. I bought 5 "glofish" from walmart and put them in my tank. Before you ask...
  10. **HELP!** Glofish (danios) attacking cory cat

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Wondering what's wrong in my tank... I have a 15 gallon with 8 glofish, a female betta, and I recently added an albino cory cat (was planning to add a couple more when my LFS gets more in). However, the glofish are nipping at the cory's fins whenever it is resting. As long as it's moving...
  11. Danio has a concave stomach!

    Cyprinids and Atherinids
    So I have four danios of the glofish type. My orange one has always had a very round stomach and then today we just noticed that it is concave. There is a dent in it's stomach and if you look beneath the fish, you can see a darker spot in the dent. I am not sure what happend...the fish is not...
  12. Glofish danio is acting strange

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    For the past two days, one of my danios, a green glofish, has been lethargic and not eating very much. He is not swimming with the rest of the shoal and is just staying at the top of the tank and always moving his mouth. I was thinking it could maybe be ammonia posioning? The ammonia isn't very...
  13. Gourami compatibility with glofish?

    Anabantids
    So I would like to get a gourami, but I'm not sure if they are compatible with glofish. I know the dwarf gourmis are, but please let me know if any of the following gouramis are compatible as well: - Gold/Blue - Opaline - Pearl Thanks!
  14. glofish tank bottom dwellers?

    Cyprinids and Atherinids
    Hi. I"m relatively new to fish ownership. I have a neww 20g tank with a gravel substrate and a school of glofish. I need to add fish (or other creatures) that will help keep the tank clean and control the algae but I have no idea what would be best.
  15. I just got a new ten gallon tank, are these fish ok to put in?

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Ok, i just got a ten gallon tank. Itss my very first tank, but my bother had a 29 gallon tank growing up. I'm asking the experts here if these fish would be ok to put together in a ten gallon tank: 1 or 2 emerald green corydoras 1 mickey mouse platy 1 long finned zebra danio 1 GloFish and...
  16. Sick Yellow GloFish & Nitrite Problem - Need Advice

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I have a tank of four zebra danios, one being a Yellow GloFish. As of the last two days or so, he's been looking pretty sickly. He only swims to the top left and right parts of the tank, and seems to stay there all day - he never socializes with the other fish. The other three regular zebra...
  17. GloFish accidentally reproducing????

    Cyprinids and Atherinids
    Has anyone had any GloFish accidentally reproduce? I heard from my LFS owner/operator that the company makes them sterile before it ships them out, but was reading on the Carolina school supply website that teachers could buy them and in refernce to the GloFish website, teachers (for educational...
  18. New to Fishkeeping! Advice Needed too!

    Introduce Yourself
    Hello everyone! I'm Cy, and my makeshift sisters and I are entirely new to (proper) fishkeeping. I have an Aquavista AV100 tank (9 liters/~2.4 gallons) that I set up about three days ago, with two GloFish in. I read up on the nitrogen cycle, and I advised my dad to not purchase fish until later...
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