Rosie, we want you to succeed, if you do good we are good. The forum is here for the betterment and advancement of the hobby. Unfortunately you will lose some fish. Please go to the nitrogen cycle forum here and read as much as you can about it (nitrogen cycle).
Once in a while you have to step...
Welcome to FishLore. Yes, the pecking order is all, water changes will take care of that as they set up chain of command; sort of speak.
Congrats on going with Angelfish. Angelfish and Guppies are my first love in the hobby, though I keep many others.
If you want to breed them, then yes, keep...
I got me some Metro from a Vet. near the house. He sold me some 250mg tablets. I crushed six of them and threw them in the tank, I'll continue to treat for three days and see what happens.
I never had Hexamita before, am I doing this right?
I'm going to get the first I can get my hands on, but would prefer Metro.
I'm convinced it is hole in the head. Really sad, I have this guy with me for about ten years already, I'd hate to lose him. Going to do everything in my power to save him.
This is a green Severum, it has some white stuff on the body. I have tried treating for fungus with no results. It looks like white spikes sticking out from the body.
Can someone tell me what it is and how to treat it?
Any help would be much appreciated.
You have to prime the filter, and once you STOP hearing the flowing water, then the canister is full, then you plug it on.
It sounds to me as though you're not waiting for the priming to finish before you plug in the filter.
I use Fluval's with no problems at all.
Follow some of advises...