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  1. Betta Fish Compatibility
    Hi! I found a 10 gallon tank in my garage today. It doesn't have a lid and has a rim thing, so getting a lid for a reasonable price would be quite difficult to find. I also currently have a female betta in a 5 gallon tank. My Stock Ideas: 1. A betta sorority - I know many people don't agree on...
  2. Betta Fish Compatibility
    Hi guys! I'm having a bad outbreak of brown algae- diatoms. I found out that a good way to combat it is keeping ottos. I'm interested in getting four or five, but my ten gallon tank is heavily stocked. I have mostly nano fish, (10 exclamation point rasboras, pygmy/dwarf salt and pepper, and...
  3. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    Hello! I want to get a ten gallon tank, and I was wondering, would a 10gal be too heavy for my dresser? It is old and made of real wood, quite sturdy. I can sit on it without a problem. I am considering getting one and moving my butterfly betta, bloom, into it, and maybe getting him some small...
  4. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    I have a moderately planted 10g tank with a sponge filter in one back corner and a box filter in the other back corner. Both the sponge filter and the box filter are rated for 10 gallon aquariums. The box filter is currently about 2/3 filter fluff and 1/3 carbon, as I like running carbon for a...
  5. Betta Fish Compatibility
    So my LFS can order C. habrosus, C. hastatus or C. pygmaeus, and I'm fairly sure I've narrowed it down to habrosus or hastatus for which one I'm going to be ordering, but am having difficulty making a good decision. Simple aesthetics aside, is there a good reason to go with one or the other? Are...
  6. Betta Fish Compatibility
    I've been planning my tank and it is almost cycled! (I'm getting nitrate readings but still have ammonia and nitrites too.) I'm about ready to start slowly stocking my tank. My plan is to plant the tank moderately to lightly when doing my initial water change. I would then purchase my first...
  7. Betta Fish Compatibility
    i saw this beautiful bumble bee platys and i was wondering if 4 or 5 of them could live with my dragon scale betta and 2 African dwarf frogs in my 10 gallon.
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