How many more fish could I fit in my tank?

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Aug 9, 2004
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I have a 25 or 30 gallon tank

And right now I got.

2 tiger barbs
2 albino barbs
2 black ruby barbs
1 pictus catfish
1 bala shark
1 algae eater

I want to add maybe 2 or 3 more tiger barbs.

Since Ive recently add more barbs(5). My mean meanie male barb is finally being nice to the fish, he does chase everyday but not as much. But I wanted to add maybe 2 or 3 more to keep him even more happy and maybe nip even less. I know I'm going to have to get rid of the bala shark(take him to pet shop) even though he hangs out with the barbs and never gets nipped. But can I add a few more barbs?
Rswave2k2 said:
I have a 25 or 30 gallon tank
Which is it, 25 or 30?
we can't help you with vague guesstimations like that.
If you don't know the volume then post the dimensions
and we can work it out for you.

then maybe we can answer you questions
its a hexagon 26 gallon . Ill probably get 2 more barbs today.

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