View Full Version : Oscar with Dempseys ?
04-20-2006, 04:43 PM
Would this combo work? My Dempseys are 2-3 inches, my Oscar is 1 1/2 inches. I was going to buy some other fish to go in my 55 gallon, but eventually my Oscar is going to outgrow the 26 gallon I have him in.
04-20-2006, 05:53 PM
Most likely yes, Untill the oscar outgrows the 55 gallon ;-)
04-20-2006, 05:54 PM
Wouldnt a 55 gallon tank be big enough for an Oscar
04-20-2006, 06:02 PM
ONLY GROW TO 1 FOOT IN LENGHT!!
04-20-2006, 06:10 PM
I plan on getting a bigger tank in the fall.
04-20-2006, 06:13 PM
Oscars sometimes grow bigger than 1ft in captivity. I have seen specimens larger than 40 cm / 16 inch but the are excetions to the rule. This means that a 55 gallon eventually will be bit small but oscars can be kept for a extended period of time in an aquarium of that size.
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