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Thread: Stocking a 5

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    Hey, can I keep two glowlight tetras in a five gallon?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fishosaurus View Post
    Hey, can I keep two glowlight tetras in a five gallon?
    Is it possible? Yes. Will the glow lights enjoy their stay, not likely since they like to be in schools of 6-8 fish to feel at home.
    What do you have happening with that tank now? Fish in it?
    Cycling? Whats up?
    Warning; Bulldog Pleco guarding my Sons tank now..

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    2 fish that would look nice in that tank would be a guppy or a pair of male guppies

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    What are the dimensions? That would be very helpful to know as certain fish require certain swimming space.

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    I wouldn't keep any fish in less than a 10. You could try shrimp instead.
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    5 gallons is certainly a small space, but I do agree with vafa. A few Guppies or endlers(which are even smaller) should fit in a 5 gallon.

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    I keep a betta in a five gallon and he appears very content.
    30 g FW planted:corys, ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, nerites & mystery snails
    15 g FW planted: crown tail betta, neons, snails
    90 g FW semi planted: Blood Parrots, severum, Jurupari, EBJD, congos, kribs, clown pleco, snails
    90 Gal Journal: http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...ad.php?t=93939
    Fishless cycling: http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...ead.php?t=5640
    Cycling with fish: http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...ad.php?t=36492

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    Bettas are apparently a favorite. That gets my vote.
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    10 gallon live planted aquarium with 6 neons
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