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Old 03-26-2010, 07:52 PM   #1 
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female betta and male gourami

I have a friend who wants to put her female betta into a 10g tank with two "kissing" gouramis. does anyone know if this is ok?

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Old 03-26-2010, 08:04 PM   #2 
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Oh no. Kissing Gouramis will definitely outgrow that tank. They need a lot of room. And I'm not sure if I can say this about all Kissing Gouramis, but the one my dad has is a mean bugger!
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So true kissing gouramis get way too big for a 10g tank, these guys need at the very least 125-150 tank and its not fair to them to put them in a 10g even if they are small right now, they should reach 7-8 in with 12-18 months....and you should not mix two anabantoid anyway....
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NO! Trust me betta+gourami=disaster! they will fight like crazy and the gouramis WILL outgrow the tank. Tell your friend not too!
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