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    Can I hold these fish together in 10 gal Qt tank?

    I am getting the below shell dwellers along with pea puffers, endlers, and corys ---> for various tanks. Is it okay to hold them altogether for a while in a 10 gal long quarantine tank? Will the shell dwellers kill the other fish? I have provided the sizes of each fish also. 1 X 1.5-inch...
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    What is this white mark on either side of Golden Ram?

    Photos and video links below. It's not white spots, more like one small patch mark on either side of this Golden Ram which I just got. I looked up fish diseases for white spots/marks/patches and to me it does not appear to be Ich or Velvet (tiny spots), Columnaris (pale colored patches), or...
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    Corydoras always so scared when someone approaches

    My corydoras are always so scared when someone even remotely approaches the tank. They panickingly rush back to hiding spots and stay so still like statues. Is this normal behavior for corydoras? Sometimes even from 4 feet away away if they happen to (sense "movement outside" the tank) see...
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    Epsom salt or aquarium salt for dropsy

    I see conflicting information on whether to use epsom salt or aquarium salt to help with dropsy. This article says to add aquarium salt for dropsy but other articles say do not use aquarium salt because it will make it worse and use epsom salt instead. I know antibiotics like Kanaplex and...
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    Bolivian Ram always sitting, has shrunken belly, had red swollen anus days ago

    Does my Bolivian Ram have some parasite or something? It's been just sitting on the gravel for the last few days and today I saw that its belly has really shrunk inwards. About 5-6 days ago, I saw that its anus area was a bit red and swollen. I thought it was just something I hadn't noticed...
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    Can a fish get ich by being stressed? Where does Ich come from?

    I am confused about where ich comes from. Can fish that are in a ich-free environment get ich when they are stressed? Or do they get it only if it is already there in the environment brought from another fish?
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    How long does it take for German Blue Ram to grow from 0.75 inch size to full size of about 2 inches?

    How long does it take for German Blue Ram to grow from 0.75 inch size to full size of about 2 inches?
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    Is my platy harassing the other one or are they just schooling?

    I got a group of 3 platys. One is very young (about an inch long) while the other two are bigger (about 2 inches long). Out of the bigger two, one is constantly following the other one (and never the other way round) and at very close proximity. The question that I have is : is the chaser a...
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    How to get young fish to eat well when older stronger fish are eating all the food?

    I think young fish need to eat well and more frequently (like 3X a day) to grow bigger faster. But when you already have various fish in your tank most of which are mature and 2 to 3 inches long, and you just added this new juvenile fish that's only 0.75 inch long, how do you ensure it is...
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    HELP! - Baby cichlid rams are opening and closing mouth rapidly - is this normal or is it a problem?

    I just got two juvenile rams yesterday (one german blue ram and one gold ram) - about 0.75 to 1 inch long - and I have noticed that they are constantly opening and closing their mouths. Is it normal for cichlids to have this behavior of constantly opening and closing their mouths? It is only...
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