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  1. Fish compatible with the Fluval Spec III?

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    I am in the process of re-scaping and stocking my Fluval Spec III after my male betta who was living in it passed away. I was thinking of getting a new male betta, but I am curious about what other options I may have for such a small tank that would allow me to house more than 1 fish in it, if...
  2. Other fish with male betta?

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    I've got a male betta and I just got a ten gallon tank for Christmas so I'm gonna transfer him into the larger tank so he'll be happy. But I want a few other critters because he seems lonely a lot of the time and because I feel like it. I know I want to add an African dwarf frog because I heard...
  3. Clown Loaches??

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    Merry Christmas everyone! But what I was wondering, I have heard that Bettas and clown loaches are cool living together as the loach is peaceful and swims at the bottom of the tank, however I just wanted to make sure and if so, what size tank would you recommend for 1 betta and 2 clown loaches...
  4. Types of fish to put with betta?

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    I think my betta is a bit lonely, so what types of fish could I put in with him? I heard that Neon Tetras are fine, but I was looking for another type of fish. Any suggestions? Thanks! :)!!!
  5. Betta and Neon Tetras

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    How many tetra's can i safely keep with one male betta in a 10g?
  6. Need help finding the right fish for my 20 gallon :D

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    So I have this 20 gallon tank that I plan to have a betta (or two) live in. I also want to put in other fish, critters, and plants in with it. I've been looking up how to care for a 20 gallon aquarium and what not, but been putting off learning what other fish, critters, and plants I could put...
  7. Shrimp, Crayfish, or Something Completely Different

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    I am new to fish keeping and I absolutely love it!! My two gallon tank has slowly upgraded to a 37 gallon tank and I could use some advice about what kind of animals to add to it. Currently I have a Betta, three Mini Red Serpae Tetras, and another fish that I believe is of the Cichlid family but...
  8. New owner -- experienced advice welcomed

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    Hi: I have a question about compatibility with my Betta fish. I'll start with a background... I'm very new to owning a Betta fish. I just bought a 1.5 gallon tank from my local PetSmart (I know that some argue this is too small, but it's at least an improvement from the jar he was in at the...
  9. 5g Betta Tankmates

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    I recently upgraded Dawn to an uncycled 5 gallon, and was wondering some types of tankmates I can have with him. I know it's a tight fit, but I would really enjoy someone with him :) I considered a cory, since Dawn would most likely leave him alone, but I'm not sure if it's okay to get just one...
  10. Can a 3Gal Tank support Tank mates?

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    Hello all! I recently got a new Betta Male last week, And bought him a 3 gallon tank, some silk plants, and am picking him up a heater today. I am curious as to what other fish/critters could I keep in that tank with him. He does have a filter, and I daily check the ammonia/nitrite/nitrate...
  11. Adding Neon Tetras to beta tank

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    I have a couple of questions about adding new tank mates to my relatively new beta tank(The beta has been in it for 3 weeks). I have a 10 gallon tank 20in x 10in x 12 in, with led lights, 5 live plants), 1 little (4in x 1.5in x 6in) decoration(also planning to get a more natural decoration that...
  12. 6 Gallon Tank w/ male betta. Best tankmate??

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    Hello all! I have a 6.25 planted tank with one happy male betta. What would be the best tank mate(s) for him? I would prefer a small school of Tetras or Dwarf Cories (4 or 5 fish), but I've read that both need at least a 10 gallons. I'm also open to the idea of a snail, but not as excited...
  13. 10g stock?

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    I was just planning to have a betta, MTS, and maybe a couple ghost shrimp in my 10g. However, our 48g started leaking in multiple places this morning, so we have no where to permanently keep the fish that were in there at. We're planning on giving away most/all of them, but if there are some...
  14. African Dwarf Frog

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    I am currently cycling a new, 5.5 gallon aquarium for my betta and my mystery snail. I had my water tested today and everything is looking perfect, so they will be moving into their new home within the next few days!! My question is, would adding an african dwarf frog be a good idea? I have read...
  15. Snails?

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    Hey, Just a few questions about snails. I've never actually kept anything in a tank with bettas besides live plants. I'm thinking about getting snails for either some or all of my bettas (depending if they can handle having a tank mate) What varieties are good? I know many people have mystery...
  16. Are triops compatiable with bettas? Read below V

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    Triops as in the ones that are an inch to 2.
  17. 10 gallon Betta Compatability

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    I was wondering about compatibility with my betta and other fish in a 10 gallon. I am just looking for some possible combinations that I could do and have worked for you in the past. Algae eater fish would be really nice. Any suggestions there? Thank you!
  18. Advice please on transferring to a 10 gal tank (in 4 wks).

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    Currently I have Dexter, a male Betta, and 11 ghost shrimp in a hooded 5.5 gal tank w/light. MarineLand 10 watt filter- preset to 78 but thermometer says it's ranges from 74-76 F (temp in house during winter is roughly 66-68). AquaClear Power Filter 20 (baffled) with a sponge over the filter...
  19. New Betta, Cloudy Water, Needs Tank Mates

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    Hello everyone! I've had bettas before, but with the betta that I just brought home, I wanted to make sure that everything is done exactly right and wanted to try out live plants! I got him a 2.5 gallon Top Fin aquarium with a live dwarf cardinal plant (and Leaf Zone by API). All this was done...
  20. 55 gallon tank stocking suggestions?

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    I am purchasing a full 55 gallon tank set up from a coworker's nephew for $50. He says it has everything but a heater, although I have no idea what the filtration is. From the small picture I got there appear to be 2 HOB filters. Anyway. I will not be setting the tank up for another year or so...
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