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  1. K

    Help! EBA Seizures??!!

    My Electric Blue Acara has been acting VERY weird for the past couple days. He’s been darting around the tank, diving into the gravel then floating at the top either on his side or upside down. He then seems to seize up and is unable to move for a minute, then he gets himself back together and...
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    what size tank best for gourami , tetras , and pleco ?

    i’ve never really had fish before other than a couple bettas so i’m very new to this lmao i want to get one gourami , ten - twelve tetras and a clown pleco ,, but i’m not sure what size tank would be best to keep them happy like is a twenty gallon too small ? please help lmao thank you
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    what size tank would be best ??

    i’ve never really had fish before other than a couple bettas so i’m very new to this lmao i want to get one gourami , ten - twelve tetras and a clown pleco ,, but i’m not sure what size tank would be best to keep them happy like is a twenty gallon too small ? please help lmao thank you
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    my pleco looks like it is dying idk what to do i need help now

    so this is my bfs issue first off, but a couple days ago (maybe like 4 days ago) my bf got a common pleco from petco at about 5”. he is a beginner at this and did some research and really wanted one, the lady gave us her recommendations which were hardly any and placed the pleco in his tank that...
  5. S

    Goldfish constantly keeps mouth open

    My goldfish swims around everywhere with his mouth wide open. It started happening about a day ago. He can still eats and swims fine, but sometimes he isolates himself from the other goldfish in the tank. I attached a photo of what he looks like and there seems to be some kind of substance in...
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    Golden Claw Crab Dead? PLEASE HELP ASAP

    Hello! I’m so sorry to be urgent, but I posted a post and I put it in the wrong section so that’s why I’m assuming no one replied. My pet golden claw crab has started to molt a few days ago, and he was attacked by the other crabs in the tank. I knew the drill of molting crabs because my other...
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    Golden Claw crab- is he dead or molting?

    Hello! I am brand new on this page, and recently my pet golden claw crab has flipped upside down, and started to molt. One of my other crabs have mottled before so I knew the drill, but the other crabs were attacking him so we put him in a small clear container, which we clipped to the water...
  8. S

    My pleco is turning white! In need of help.

    My pleco fish fins started getting white and then the top of his body and under his body. Im not sure if hes sick or what i should do . IS my fish dying?
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    PLEASE HELP my arowana acting very strange

    My silver arowana i got about a week ago is acting very strange.. he is sitting at the surface of the water curled up, yesterday he was just swimming at the surface now he isn't swimming much at all ive done a couple water changes but it didnt help, ph is 7.0 gh is about 30 kh is about 70-80...
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    Snail Question

    I'm new to the forum, but have been using the forum for years as a resource to get my tank running. Right now, I have a 55gal tank, using Pool Filter Sand, some pottery clay for hiding as well as store bought decorations and driftwood to keep the fish happy. I am confused, because my tank...
  11. R

    Betta Fish, possible fin rot? Need help

    Hello, I am a new betta fish owner and while doing a bit of cleaning in my betta's tank today I noticed his back tail fin looks tattered and pieces are missing. It wasn't like that yesterday and I'm pretty worried. This is what his fin looked like a few days ago: Looking back on pictures...
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    My fishes keep dying! Help!!|Freshwater

    Hello guys, So here's the deal: I have a 35 gallon tank and a 5 gallon tank. Each time I buy a new fish for my 35 gallon tank, at least one of them die. Most of the time my water levels were fine so I thought maybe there was a problem with the fish itself.... I won't talk much about the 5...
  13. O

    Black Moor Goldfish Help

    Hello! I am new to taking care of fish, and I bought a Black Moor at PetCo. He is in a 1.77 gallon tank, and he is about 2 inches wide. He was swimming perfectly fine at the PetCo tank, with 4 more goldfish in his tank. The tank at PetCo is about the size of mine. The problem is, my Black Moor...
  14. Stephpartin

    GBR at top of tank

    Hello everyone hope all is well with you guys:)) I believe I have a sick ram and I feel so helpless just watching him die!! I have had him for 8 months in a 20 gallon high with a female ram, an otto and 4 Julie cories. I have a fluval C4 power filter, a hydro sponge, lots of hiding places...
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    Aquarium Heater Issue

    So yesterday I bought the aquatop 100 w heater for my 20 gallon long aquarium. I followed the instruction manual and also placed the heater near air stone so it has circulation. So what is happening is the heater, at least from what I understand so far, is that I'll turn the heater on let's say...
  16. R

    Male betta fish with silver/ cloudy white looking jaw

    I adopted a red male betta fish from a cheap side road shop this year and he has gone through some tough times due too my lack of experience. He has jumped out of a bowl while I changed his tank and suffered a damaged fin. It has healed and he seems fine but about six months later, after leaving...
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    Neon tetras having trouble

    Ok so I have a 10 gallon tank and the other day I made the mistake of putting too much aquatic salt in it. A bunch of my fish died but some of them survived. One of my neon tetras is all bloated and pale and his eyes are bulging. Another neons tail is a stump could that be fin rot? Please help...