stocking

  1. frogfanboy

    29 gallon stocking?

    Hello all, First time posting on here but I need some advice. I recently got a 29 gallon tank and I'm looking for some advice on what to put in it. I already have some fish I moved in from an old tank, but it feels under stocked and going off of the inch per gallon rule I currently have...
  2. Ellie Potts

    Christmas Stocking Craziness - please help!

    Had to leave the forum for a week or two... but I am back! And with plenty of questions ;) I'm very fortunate to have friends and family that support this hobby, although none of them seem to really understand it. That became apparent this Christmas when a few decided to buy me fish unaware of...
  3. Guyb93

    Added fish ..think they were good choices

    Iv just added to my 500l Iv added 2 green spotted severum about 1-2 inches And 2 keyhole cichlids around 2inch That is that for my tabk now so current stocking is 3 electric blue acara 4 geophagus 8 Colombian Redfin tetra 10 bronze corydora Sailfin pleco Plus the new guys , please say...
  4. Ellie Potts

    Stocking advice needed!!!

    Hello everyone! I have a 55 gallon aquarium that currently has 2 siamese algae eaters, and 1 male dwarf gourami. As soon as they're out of quarantine I will be adding my shoal of 6 harlequin rasboras and hopefully a bamboo shrimp. I would also like to add a female dwarf gourami and a pair of...
  5. S

    Stocking a tank.

    Hello,I have a cycled 25 gallon(95 lt) planted aquarium with one gold gourami(juvenile and really peacefull),5 panda corys,1 golden bristlenose,9 neon tetras,11 guppies and some ramshorn snails.Also,I have a corse sponge filter.What do you think,is it too much?Will some of the fishes be a...
  6. Barry Tetra

    6 gallon stocking ideas

    Hello, me again. I need a stocking ideas for my 6 gallons tank with sand substrate and densely floating elodea. KH 3dGh GH 3dgh pH is 7.6 I could raise the hardness with crushed corals and sea shells I just got from the beach. Here is the list of the fish I wanted: Pea puffer Golden...
  7. Ellie Potts

    55 gallon community tank ideas NEEDED

    Hey everyone! I have a 55g tank newly cycled and I'm really excited to put some stuff in it... but I don't know what. It's over filtered with a canister pumping 360 gph and two, 200 watt heaters that will keep the tank at any temperature. My heating probe allows for a very stable temp with a...
  8. T

    Advice on stocking new tank?

    Hi everyone, This is my first post here and I’m new to keeping tropical fish so please be kind! I currently have a 60l tank with tropical fish but I have just purchased a new 125l Fluval Roma tank and am already thinking about what I could stock it with! But I’d like some advice to ensure I...
  9. Falconwithaboxon

    New Tank

    So I just got a 125 gallon tank for free, found on roadside. I was talking to previous owner and she said it was filled about 3 months ago but she couldn't take care of it after her husband died. I need to clean and and do a leak test before I do anything with it. It came with the tank, stand...
  10. D

    Stocking Help

    Hello eveyone, i am fairly new to the hobby i have obviously done research but would like some advice! I have had a 14 gallon / 64 liter fish tank for a while and it had 5 danios and 4 corydoras, a friend of mine needed to get rid of his 125l/33G tank so i took it almost a month ago i recently...
  11. T

    20 Gallon long stocking ideas?

    I'm looking for any stocking ideas for my 20gal long tank (80x35x40). I would like to have shrimp in there as well. pH - 6.8 Amonia - 0 Nitrite - 0 Nitrate - 0 gH - 0
  12. Guyb93

    Stocking calculator

    Does anybody know where I can find a good stocking calculator online, I used to use one ages ago that told you the compatibility of your stock in temperature and nature plus the percentage of your stocking capacity but I can’t seem to find it again the calculator I used earlier is saying I’m...
  13. primsloaches16

    New Stocking List vs Old! Need Opinions- Improvement?

    So yall who have bared with me since my horrible beginning, I've had around 40 lovely little creatures in a 32.5 and 20, which was massively overstocked! I vowed that when I moved I would get a larger tank to better disperse the fish to live comfortably, and less crowded! Well I moved into my...
  14. AilyNC

    Fast flow/waves but hard water stock ideas 127L/34G

    Never sure which forum section to post in but this is a learning post. I'm setting up my 127L/34G tank. It's 36"/90cm in length, 12"/30cm width & 18"/45.7cm. Starting cycling so this isn't a rushed question but I really like the spray nozzle on Eheim Aquaball that creates small waves & the...
  15. HoldenOn

    fish time fish time

    Hey all, Finally got my nitrite readings down to 0 ppm! This is 2 days in a row, and about 4 hours after a big meal. I'm going to go to my LFS soon to pick up a background, some final plants and some new fish! I have the 4 peppered corydoras and I intend to finish their shoal off this weekend by...
  16. HoldenOn

    Would I be able to stock a cichlid?

    Hey all, I have a 29 gallon tank that is super close to finishing its cycle (thanks @mbsqw1d). I have 4 corydoras paleatus, and will be looking to get 4 more. Would I be able to stock a Blue Acara? If not is there any cichlids I could stock? Thanks!
  17. Circus

    Large Tank Remodel & Questions

    So I have some general questions about fixing up an old tank I recently acquired. 1st question. It looks like the previous owner took out the central support, leaving the tank with the risk of bowing. I have been doing some reading and it looks like I can actually order a custom from for it...
  18. Circus

    20 Gallons, Single Fish

    Once I get rid of all of all my female guppies, I will have an empty tank. I plan on switching it back to freshwater once they are gone. I want the tank to have a single fish. I know I could probably do a goldfish (as long as I keep on top of the water, thinking 50 percent change 3 times a...
  19. Circus

    How Many GloTetra in a 25 gallon?

    Right now I have 6 of the glotetra in a 25 gallon (my first fish I ever got). From my understanding they are basically white skirt tetra. How many should I have in my tank? I know "more is better" but how many more would my maximum be? I wanted to add some more green, as well as some standard...
  20. Circus

    Max Number of Pygmy Corydoras

    So, I just saw my group of 10 pygmy corydoras school around the tank with all of them together. This is the first time all 10 went at it like that. So now I am wondering what the max number I can keep in my 29 gallon are.
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