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  1. For Sale/Trade
    I recently rescued some fish, and also ended up getting (unexpectedly): -1 1/2 inch lone albino tiger barb -3 inch female blue three spot gourami -2 inch young pink kissing gourami The tiger barb needs to go to an experience fish keeper who already has a large school of barbs, the female blue...
  2. Fish
    I usually do my research before getting fish, but one time I saw green tiger barbs in the store and they looked so cool I got 6 of them for my 55 gallon community tank. Well, within a few weeks, all but one disappeared. A few months later, I got 6 more. The same thing happened. Then a few months...
  3. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hey everyone, I have a 80x35x40cm tank (~31x14x16") currently stocked with a young three-spot gourami, six young tiger barbs, and a tiny bristlenose (there are no problems between the gourami and the barbs). The back & middle of the tank is planted with amazon swords and vallisneria, has lots...
  4. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hello every friend, I have a 55g planted aquarium with 5 mollies, 5 platies, 3 catfishes and 1 algae eater. The tank is quite stable. I put 4 tiger barbs (2 males, 2 females) last Thursday. Last weekend, I was out of the town. When I came back home at Sunday night, I found one tiger barb died...
  5. Fish
    I have a red tail shark, two australian rainbowfish, and a blue ram in my tank. I purchases the RTS about two-three weeks ago, and it wasn't aggressive at all. However, I've seen the RTS shoo away fish from it's territory a lot now. I am going to (planning on) adding about 8 tiger barbs to the...
  6. Fish
    Are they both Male, both female? Or which one is which? See attached photos. Breeding is difficult? easy?
  7. Tank Journals
    Hope you guys can give me some input on my aquascape, I want it to look good so you better help out.lol anyway here are some pics of the tank, my driftwood and rocks. I plan for it to be heavily planted, and am leaning towards 20-30 tiger barbs for livestock. the substrate will be black, and the...
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