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Hi everyone. I've made multiple mistakes as a newbie, but I'm trying to figure this out. I got a 10 gal tank with a heater the beginning of March and added 3 guppies in 2-3 days. In the past 2 months I've had a total of 9 guppies (not all at once) and I'm down to 2. I had the paper test strips and finally got the liquid kit. My ammonia tested out at 1.0. I did a water change and since then, it's been .5 for the past two and a half weeks. (with daily water changes) No nitrates or nitrites. Ph has been a little high, but I'm using regular drinking water to get that lowered. One guppy, Shaggy (who I've had from the beginning) doesn't seem real interested in eating a lot lately and hangs out at the top. I separated the two after the little one, George was biting Shaggy's tail. I'm guessing the ammonia is my problem, but will it ever go down?? 2.5 weeks of daily water changes is rough!! Also, another stupid thing I did before finding this forum is I changed the filter cartridge after the first month. I was also probably overfeeding them.