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    Since everybody else gave you good advice, I'll just say; Welcome to the forum ;-)
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    Welcome to the AC...
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    Hi. Welcome to the forum!

    Everyone here has given you the best advice -- a much larger tank or a goldfish pond. If neither can be found, take it to your LFS and see if they can relieve it off your hands. A properly homed fish is a healthy and happy fish.

    In a 20-gallon, depending on whether or not it's heated, you can keep small tropicals if the tank is consistently warm enough, or you can keep cooler water fish such as White Cloud Minnows and/or Zebra and/or Glofish Danios. There is a nice variety of colors in the Glofish. You can also try Leopard Danios, though I've found their "spots" to be tiny and sparse on their bodies, unlike the Zebras which have very distinct stripes.

    White Clouds are themselves colorful fish. They have silvery bodies and red fins and tails. Sometimes, when they are displaying, the fins are bordered with white. They kind of remind me of sleek silver sports cars.

    If you go with White Clouds, get a school of them -- at least seven, preferably more.

    If you like invertebrates in the tank, try red cherry shrimp and/or Amano shrimp. If you have live plants, you're going to get snails whether you want them or not. And you'll likely get a nice variety of snails without ever having to purchase any. I feel that snails are a natural part of an aquatic environment, and belong there. Some folks dislike snails. That's a matter of taste, but if you like a nice diversity in your tank, they certainly will add to it.

    Again, welcome, and feel free to ask us anything (fish or aquarium related). There are no stupid questions here.
    20 gal. high: planted; 7 white cloud minnows, several RCS, 2 blue shrimp, 5 Amano shrimp, several snails; Azoo air. 65 gal: planted; 6 rosy barbs, 6 yellow glofish, 3 red glofish, 3 zebra danios, 5 white cloud minnows, 3 dojo loaches, 6 crimson spot rainbow fish, 12 large Amano Shrimp, several snails; AC110.

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    How has it been going with the goldfish?
    75g- Plecos, Rainbowfish, Edlers, Espei, Gouramis, Cory, Loaches, Amano, and misc.
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    20L- Rescue betta Tony Stark and pygmy corys
    20L- Pygmy cory, 2 vampire/rock shrimp, ember tetras and female guppies

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    I wouldn't put another goldfish in with her, personally. Sometimes fish can decide that once they are in the tank with whatever fish are already in there, that is their tank. They will sometimes not accept new fish into their tank and so decide to murder the new comers. I wouldn't. I'm not making up things randomly, I am speaking for experience. Feel free to try it if you'd like, though! good luck!

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