1. ReMz

    Old Member - Reintroduction

    Hey - have chatted with a few of you guys.   Old member from back in the day. Back on the forums and loving what this community has turned into. Definitely has grown, but the core of the forum is still the same.   My tanks have changed a bit over the years I have been off the forums.   When I...
  2. Kabernick30

    Looking For A Centerpiece Fish

    Ihave a 26 gallon (24x14x20) community aquarium with a pleco and 4 danios. What would be the best centerpiece fish, iam currently thinking of either a.. -honey gourami -angelfish -opaline gourami What is your centerpiece/favourite fish in your tank and what would you recommend?
  3. T

    New Here

    I have a 55 gallon tank. In it I have Opal gourami Blue gourami Pink kissing gourami Gold gourami Dwarf fire gourami Dalmatian Molly Black skirted tetra Neon green tetra Silver dollar Denison bard Blue mystery snail It is a very lively tank. All the fish have there own personality. I...
  4. W

    Stocking 20G High Tank

    I am getting a 20 gallon tank tomorrow. I am planning on the fish I would stock it with and how I would cycle it?   My current plan for fish is: 2 Dwarf Gourami's 3 Guppies 4 Albino Cory Catfish 5 Silver Hatchet fish I ran this through aqadvisor.com and it sad 99% stocking capacity.   I was...
  5. R

    Dwarf Gourami Needs Help

    Hey this is my first post but my blue dwarf gourami is having some problems lately, he has been settled in tank with 2 african dwarf frogs not clawed, 1 small Pleco and 4 minnows and the water is fine just he seems sick he started hiding the other side of the filter where it's darkest, and...
  6. M

    Gourami Darting Around And Swimming In Circles

    Hi, I've had my three gourami, 2 golden and 1 blue, for about a year now. Recently one of them has been darting around the tank, hitting itself on the gravel in the bottom of the tank and then jumping out of the water and hitting the lid. After doing that for a few seconds it will drift around...
  7. P

    Help Glow Tetras Not Eating Please

    Hi I posted another one of this but nobody replied so i am trying again. I got some glow tetras on Thursday and fed them that day and they did not eat. That day the blue powder gourami was chasing the glow tetra around alot. The blue powder gourami still does it now. I tried feeding them...
  8. P

    Gourami Bullying Glo Tetra By Chasing Resulting In Glo Tetra Not Eatin

    I have a 20 gallon tank with 4 zebra danios, 1 blue powder gourami and 5 glow tetra. I just go the glow tetra on Thursday and fed them that day and they ate nothing. The day they got into the tank the gourami has been chasing them but the funny thing is the he has never chased the zebra danios...
  9. D

    Need Help Identifying Some Of My Fish - Video

    Hi everyone, I've got a 500 litre (roughly) fish tank, I've got a bunch of fish, the majority of which i know what they are. I was wondering if anyone could identity a few of my fish for me. (please see the youtube video - link below)     the two pleco's - i think they are just common pleco's...
  10. 214jay

    Female Honey Gourami And A Male Dwarf Gourami In Community Tank?

    Hello.   I have a male Dwarf Gourami and recently purchased a Honey Gourami which I suspect is a female (based on the shape of the dorsal fin.)   I bought the Honey to go into a different tank but during the acclimatisation process and setting up the quarantine tank I put her bag in the tank...
  11. Liv15

    My Gourami Keeps Attacking The Thermometer!

    I have 2 male dwarf gouramis and one/both of them (not sure if its one of them or both - they look the same!) keeps hitting the thermometer in the tank which then hits against the glass making a loudish click noise. He does this now and then. I've heard 2 other people say their gourami has...
  12. N

    Gourami Got Stuck In The Siphon

    I was holding the bucket as I had to use a smaller length of tube to siphon the water due to my father placing my regular tube elsewhere. As you can imagine, holding a bucket with one hand when it's quickly filling with water isn't a good idea, so I was shouting for my mother to quickly come and...
  13. Nordk

    What Happened To My Snails?

    So, a month ago I put a melon sword in my gourami tank. About 2 weeks after that I noticed some Malasian Trumpet Snails crawling around, so I've been keeping an eye on the little hitch-hikers to make sure they don't take over. However, I found none today. The only occupant of the tank is a male...
  14. C

    Gouramis Not Eating (Gravid Female)

    Hey all. Advice needed if possible. I have a very very heavily pregnant Gourami (Aquired a breeding pair wasnt expecting it but wanted some Gouramis as 1 of ours died and the other looked a bit lost on his own) Ive had them since Saturday knowing she was ready to lay her eggs I decided to move...
  15. FungusTrooper

    Do Golden Gouramis Need Friends?

    Hey all.   We recently adopted a medium sized male golden gourami from a family friend who was moving and couldn't keep her fish anymore. She left her house in the care of another friend for 6 months, but he did absolutely nothing to the fish - it's a wonder any of them survived! The gourami was...
  16. Nordk

    Listless Gourami

    I have a tank with 2 powder blue dwarf gouramis in it. This morining, I found one of them laying on his side on the bottom of the tank, pale and breathing heavily. There is no sign of bloating or parasites. A water test revealed sky-high nitrate levels, which most likely are the result of...
  17. F

    Help With Blue (Dwarf) Gourami?!

    Okay, so my dwarf gourami is sick. (He's called Aladdin) At the moment he is laying down the bottom next to the driftwood on my tank and looks like he's on his way out. He's done this a couple of times before... Acted funny for a couple of days, then literally looks like he's dying then hell be...
  18. J

    Help! Are My Honey Gouramis Male And/or Female?

    Hi, I have just bought these two Honey Gourami's from my LFS and I'm wondering whether they are male and/or female? Thanks   Fish 1: Pair: Fish 2:  
  19. natabeexo

    Completely New To Tff As Well As Fish Keeping And In Need Of Advice&#3

    Hello to all! My name is Natalie, and as stated in the title, I am new to this whole business. As of right now, I have a five gallon tank. I have one Dwarf Gourami and one bottom feeder. I've been reading all over the place that a five gallon tank is not sufficient space for fish, but it's all I...
  20. D

    My Gourami Changed Colour?

    I have two female blue gouramis in my tank and I recently introduced a yellow male, since doing this the smaller blue gourami has changed colour and become a lot darker than before. Can anyone tell me why this would be?