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  1. Fish Tank

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    Hello, I'm looking for a new fish tank - I'd like to upgrade my 20 gallon tank to a 40. I have an old TV armoire that I want to use as the stand. So my measurements for the tank aren't standard - 33"Wx16.5"Dx24"H (W & D are set, H is flexible). I found a 37 gallon from Deep Blue Professionals...

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
  3. Hii all ;) my guppies fish tank

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
  4. Wanted: Basic Betta Setup

    TFK U.S. Classifieds
    Hello! I am looking to set up my very first tank with a betta. I've been doing a lot of reading, but I've seen conflicting information about which kits are good quality, which filters are appropriate for bettas, etc., so I thought maybe I'd try asking if anyone here has supplies for a betta...
  5. Help! Weird tank issues.

    Advanced Freshwater Discussion
    Hello! We have had a 60 gallon and a 55 gallon freshwater setup in our home for a few years now and have had very few issues that were quickly handled. However, we recently purchased a 75 gallon tank and stand, and have had countless issues with it that I can't seem to understand or fix. We...
  6. Help!!! Fish sinking and dying!!!

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I don't know what is going on, I have a community, and last week one of my Bettas died, and today I just witnessed one of my guppies died. I don't know what is going on, I need to figure this out before I lose more. I had two female bettas, they were seperated in the tank, Betta that died...
  7. Help!!! Fish sinking and dying!!!

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I don't know what is going on, I have a community, and last week one of my Bettas died, and today I just witnessed one of my guppies died. I don't know what is going on, I need to figure this out before I lose more. I had two female bettas, they were seperated in the tank, Betta that died...
  8. Advice: Starting a Nano CRS planted tank!!

    Freshwater Shrimp
    Hey guys and girls i am super new to the forum and i have actually never joined one before. I'm super stoked to make my first thread!! I would really appreciate any feedback from everyone. I'm going to start a 5.5 gallon Crystal red shrimp planted tank. I feel like i have a pretty good handle on...
  9. Aqueon Plastic Bad?

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Greetings, I have heard that Aqueon plastic is made in China and can leech lead, BPA, etc in to a tank. Is there any merit to these claims?
  10. Garden Hose ok for Water Changes?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    So the adapter for my bathroom sink just does not work. I have garden hoses that can reach from my slop sink in the basement to the tank upstairs. My nitrates skyrocketed quickly and the only other option is to use a 5 gallon bucket, which, it being a 125gallon tank i'd rather not do that. My...
  11. Setting up a new tank!

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Okay so it has been a long time since I set up a new tank. I cleaned out a tank I found in my garage yesterday, and today I went out and bout a few bags of White Sand. I have black, and a different brand, not petco brand sand in my other tanks. I filled the 13 gallon up about 80% of the way...
  12. Tank won't Cycle

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I got my 125g setup finally. I wanted to cycle it with pure ammonia. I have done it before to 2 other tanks in my house successfully. It has now officially been 3 weeks since the first dosing of ammonia and it hasn't dropped at all. I brought the ammonia to 4ppm and have been testing it...
  13. A few beginner's questions for killifish

    Cyprinids and Atherinids
    I recently received some Nothobranchius Guentheri (killifish to me) as a present and as I am a complete novice to keeping anything like this, besides a goldfish, I thought I could do with some advice (They are living after all). I have some basic knowledge from some searches but a few of my...
  14. Important Questions before Adding Cichlids

    Greetings Everyone. Getting ready for my 125 gallon tank to become a Cichlid tank and just have some general tank questions: 1. I am using black lava rock which is not heavy at all. Is this ok to place directly on the bottom glass? I heard that I should do it that way because cichlids...
  15. Advice on building tank and fish stocks

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hi there, Looking for advice on my current research on a new tank build. - Tank 6 foot by 2 foot by 2 foot - External canister filter (haven't decided make but will have built in UV sterilizer) - Inline heater from discharge side of filter - Twin T5 lighting on timer It will be a fully...
  16. Need a New Aquarium for my fish don't know which to buy.

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I have recently decided to buy an aquarium and after doing my research, I found that there are several types of aquariums. What aquariums on this list are good for someone that wants healthy fish, but also wants to have something pretty to look at and have as decoration? Best Fish Tank...
  17. Advice needed: Schooling fishes for hard water aquarium?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hi everyone, I'm a newbie here! I have been into fish keeping for just over a month now :) I bought an 36-gallon used, well-cycled bow front tank on craigslist (30"L x 16"W x 21"H). The tank came with a AquaClear 50-gal. hang-on filter, 2 air stone bars & a whole lot of fake plants Over the...
  18. New Saltwater Tank Help

    Beginner Saltwater Aquariums
    Please help the beginners of the saltwater tank keeping hobby! I Have been having so much trouble with my research. I am new to SALT-water aquariums and am so confused. What is the bare minimum I need for a tank? What are the cheapest buys, and what would you suggest I put in? Thanks so much for...
  19. Advice on my first tank purchase!

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hi guys/gals, I want to get into fish keeping but am concerned that the tanks I am limited to are going to be a bit on the small size. Due to apartment layout etc. the biggest tank I can have is 3' x 1' x ? (L x D x H). I have therefore been looking at the Jewel Rekord 700 which is 70L/15G and...
  20. White Aquarium Crawfish 4 sale

    TFK Other Countries Classifieds
    I raise and sell White freshwater Aquarium crawfish they look amazing in a tank with black rocks on the bottom they range in size from 2-3.4 inches long and i sale them for $20.00 each (thats the lowest i can go on price because i sale them locally for 25-35.00 each) i am in Tallahassee FL i...