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  1. New stocking ideas for the 10g

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Hey guys, I am trying to decide on some new fish for the 10g. After a year of my dwarf puffer and balloon Molly living together happily, the puffer died. I don't know why, he just suddenly stopped eying good and got super emaciated. I think he may have had some sort of internal damage from...
  2. Stocking 20G High Aquarium

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I am getting a 20 gallon tank tomorrow. I am planning on the fish I would stock it with and how I would cycle it? My current plan for fish is: 2 Dwarf Gourami's 3 Guppies 4 Albino Cory Catfish 5 Silver Hatchet fish I ran this through aqadvisor.com and it sad 99% stocking capacity. I was...
  3. 120g Stocking Idea? Help!

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hey everyone. I'm new to the forum, and am looking for a bit of advice :-D. Currently, I have a 55G tank stocked with 8 juvenile Super Red Severums (Under 1" big, don't panic), and 5 Syndontis petricolas (Also under 1"). My plan is to get all of my fish as young as I can and raise them together...
  4. Stocking Options for 30g

    Beginner Saltwater Aquariums
    So me and my dad want to add more things for our tank. So you can check it out on my profile. Anyways we want to add more live rock for more hiding spots. So it is 30 gallon with these inhabitants: Diamond Watchman Goby 3 Nassarus Snail 6 Turbo Snails 5 Hermit Crabs 1 Emerald Crab 1 Fire Shrimp...
  5. Looking for help stocking an aquarium

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I am somewhat new to fish keeping and am looking to start an aquarium. I am looking at a 36 bow front tank and am considering getting the following fish for it: 1 Acei Cichlid 2 Angelfish 3 Zebra Danios 1 Clown Pleco 1 Pictus Catfish 1 Rainbow Shark I have tried to mix different level...
  6. Is this a good stocking list for a 55 gallon?

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    I'm hoping to at some point get a 55 gallon tank, which I will turn into a community aquarium with small fish. I've created a stocking list of what I'm planning to put in it eventually, but I'm not sure if its acceptable. 8 black neon tetras 5 platies 6 guppies 5 cory cats 2 mollies 1 pearl...
  7. What should i stock my 75 gallon with?

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    There are some fish in there but they are very old so i guess its time to start planning what to put in next. It's going to have a small gravel (almost sand) bottom with driftwood and big round rocks and ill make caves and things out of them. I'm also going to put live plants in. But basically...
  8. Stocking Ideas for 30 Gallon Aquarium?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hi there, I had bought a 30 gallon aquarium almost 15 months ago. Over this time, I have gone through many fish replacements and additions. My current setup atm is: 4 Red Wag Platies 3 Skirt Tetras (Hangs out with Platies) 1 Angelfish and 1 Rubber-Lip Pleco To me this seems as a small amount...
  9. 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?
  10. Recently Empty ~40g, need advice

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hey guys, I don't usually post to this part of the forum, as I generally keep to the betta-specific section. :) However, my goldfish recently passed away from flukes:evil:, and now I have a 38g tank that is empty. It also has .3% salt and Prazi Pro for flukes. Obviously I don't want to...
  11. Stocking Pearl Gourami?

    Anabantids
    Hello I am thinking of getting a 55 gallon tank, with a few pearls and a large school of cory cats at the bottom, but I'm not sure how to stock the pearls. I have heard from a few people that having one male and one female alone can cause problems as the male is a bit aggressive towards her...
  12. 15 gallon stocking

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I am in the process of setting up a 15gallon community tank . I would like neon tetras , guppies , and albino cories . And would like some ideas for numbers of each . I was thinking 6-8 neons 4 or 5 male guppies 3 albino cories I will be running 2 filters one for 15gallon ,one for...
  13. Tropical fish in a canadian pond (for the summer)?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    okay so i have a150 gallon backyard pond circular, clean full of various pond plants and rock (when setup) right now it still has ice :P , i had goldfish but right before if froze, but raccons decided to eat 6 of my 8 goldfish, which was some shubunkin and comets, which we tried to keep our pond...
  14. Realistic Number of Cardinals in a 29

    Characins
    I'm getting ready to buy the cardinal tetra for my 29 gal planted. The tank already has 3 honey gourami, 9 brown kuhlies, and a farlowella (RCS will be moved before the cardinals go in). The cardinals will complete my stocking. I was only planning on about 11-12, but last time I was there I...
  15. 2.5 gallon pico reef

    Nano Reef
    Hi! I am a complete newbie to saltwater and have very limited knowledge in this area, to I'm trying to gobble up as much info as possible. I'm considering setting up a 2.5 gallon pico tank. I would put live rock and gravel, 1 clown goby, some of those micro hermits, and some small polyps/coral...
  16. Potential 40g Stocking Help

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    So after thinking about it, I'll be swapping some of the stock of my tanks around which leaves me with a 40g breeder just about empty to restock. I'd like to keep it pretty understocked, its at my moms house and while I come over to clean it every week, there may be a chance that I wont be able...
  17. species for a 10 gallon..?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    i have an empty ten gallon aquarium, i have no equipment or anything yet, im planning on making it around a species or two? i have a 12 gallon planted community and a 55 african cichlid tank so i would want something different, i was thinking a species tank or maybe two small species... i kinda...
  18. Stocking With Pygmy Cory?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Over the weekend, I moved my pygmy cories into my 8 gallon bowfront. They were in my 20 long but it didnt seem like they were able to find each other and they just moped in corners. I dont think they were getting enough food either as my danios are voracious :lol: The tank is planted with a...
  19. Unknown biotope disorder :p

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Okay so for Christmas I asked for an aquarium nano tank and my parents are asking those classic suspicious and detailed questions about it, which hopefully means its gonna happen :D, I was curious on the possibilities of biotopes? I have a 55 African cichlid tank, 2 other 10 gallon baby tanks...
  20. Classroom tank :D

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Okay so recently my teacher let me clean her tank, and she said that I can take control over the tank cause she never really knew what she was doing, so I'm gonna clean her tank every two weeks or so, it's about 20 gallons no light, but its by the window and had a black algae and managed to...
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