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    Hi, I was wondering if it's possible to keep a pair of fancy guppies in a five gallon tank?
    thanks

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    you could keep a pair in a 5, yes. just be prepared for lots of fry. :o)
    Some cherry red shrimp would be nice in there too .
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    Endlers would be better. But I suppose a pair of guppies may work.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kim92 View Post
    Endlers would be better. But I suppose a pair of guppies may work.
    good idea. I saw some endlers today at my LFS. very nice fish.
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    i would highly suggest you get two male guppies just so that you don't get tons of fry. and because 2 guppies need to be male because the ratio of males to females for guppies are 1:2

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    Quote Originally Posted by vafa View Post
    i would highly suggest you get two male guppies just so that you don't get tons of fry. and because 2 guppies need to be male because the ratio of males to females for guppies are 1:2
    Big + to that!
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies,
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