My tinfoil barbs are out of control. They seem to be dominating the tank. I have 3 in there with an arowana and a stingray and some other fish. My fish have been more timid since they entered the tank. Has anyone had expereince with tinfoil barbs stressing out other fish? I am starting to regret...
I recently bought three tinfoil barbs and they seem happy. However I was wondering what number of tinfoil barbs is ideal for them to be truely happy and schooling. Should I add more or is 3 ok?
I have a small problem with my overflow. It keeps sucking in my fish. I have a few tiger barbs in my 180 gal that have been added after a week of fishless cycle. My question is what can I put there to prevent fish from being sucked in? I tried a mesh net but that just slows down the flow which...
Hey guys and gals,
I am in the midst of building an arowana tank as some of you may know.
I am curious to know what you all keep with your arowana.
I will not harass you if you have an odd combination.
I would just like to know what you have with them and how they are getting...
So, I bought two 300w eheim jager heaters. I used to have an ebojager heater that lasted me like 15 years so I figured I would go with the jager again. I didnt think one would be enough but after reading about them i saw that it said it was rated for up to 280 gallons. Do you think one will be...
I have set up a guppy breeder tank for my soon to be arowana tank. I was wondering if a cory would pose any threat to guppy fry. I was thinking that there should be something to clean up what falls to the bottom. Are there any fish I can keep with guppies that do not pose a threat to...
I am looking for a book that will show pictures of and describe all known freshwater fish with scientific names. Anyone have any ideas? I have been searching with no luck.
This is good but maybe more in dept?
I am looking for a book that has each species listed by habitat...
Ok so I am building a 180 gal tank and plan to add fish by the end of the summer. So here is what I plan to have. Tell me what you think...
1 Stingray teacup
1 Silver Arowana (until it gets too big)
15 Tiger barbs
2 green severums
Any other ideas?
So I am building a 180 gallon tank starting off slowly and eventually plan to grow out an arowana. Please do not start commenting on how the fish is to big for the tank. I will deal with the issue when I get to it. For now just sit back and enjoy the progression and my photos.
I Started with...
So I was looking to buy a wet dry for my 180 gal tank but prices staRted soaring at 600$ plus without a pump! So I decided to make my own. I am going to start with a mag drive 1200 gph. I was thinking of using a huge rubbermaid as a sump.
Any advice you can spare on plumbing, overflow box...
Hey guys. So I am considering a black arowana or a silver arowana. I also want to add a stingray and some green severums.
I am considering filtration right now and that has become a big speed bump. right now I am considering a fluval fx5 rated for 400 gallons at 607 GPH. But it gets a bit...
I am setting up an arowana tank and would like some advice.
What color or type of substrate is best?
What fish can I put in the same tank? Severums?
What plants can I add?
How many Arowana can I keep in one tank?
How much water flow do they need?
Is 125 gallons ok...