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    Mysterious Tank Issue

    Setup: 10 g, moderately planted, 1 honey gourami, one female guppy, 4 oto catfish. been running about 8 months. hello all, i think i am in the beginning stages of something bad happening in my tank and i just dont know what it is. i record water tests weekly before every water change and have...
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    Very High GH/Very Low KH... Confused

    Hello. I'm fairly new to fishkeeping (6-7 months) and I've been trying to educate myself on water chemistry. There is something very perplexing to me about our tap water in our home in upstate NY. When I use an API GH/KH test kit on our tap water, I get very high GH readings (22 dGH) and very...
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    Honey Gourami Compatibility Question

    Hello everyone, I currently have a 10 Gallon moderately planted aquarium with a male Honey Gourami, 2 female guppies, and 2 Oto Catfish (yes I know, weird mix). Everyone gets along great. My friend is giving me a 20g high and obv I'd like to get some more fish. I'm thinking of getting a couple...
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    Question about Gourami Centerpiece 10 Gallon Tank

    Hello, I currently have a 10g tank that I am in the process of planting with some easy plants (Java Ferns, Java Moss, Anubias, etc.) I would eventually like to introduce a fish as a centerpiece with some nano shoaling fish to compliment. I currently have 4 Otocinclus Catfish. What does...
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    Shattered Heater Concerns

    Hello, I was a bone head and didn't switch my glass tank heater off during a water change. While pouring water into the tank, the heater shattered into the tank. Should I be concerned about chemicals/substances that were inside the heater poisoning the water? One of my guppies was literally...
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    New Member and Guppy Concerns

    Hello all, I am new to this forum and have only been fish keeping for a little over a month. I actually joined this forum bc I have a problem with my fish and need some help. I have a 10 gallon tank with a few fake plants, two pieces of driftwood, and some moss balls. There are currently 6...