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    So I want to start an all male 15 gallon guppy tank, and I would like to know how to reduce aggression will most likely arise.

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    get a large enough tank to house 1M for every 4 females.

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    OP wants an all male tank.

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    I had an all male guppy tank for years and never had aggression issues; others have reported some. Just watch behaviors of individual fish to see if any one in particular is causing a problem and perhaps remove that fish (trade in for another). Don't overstock, provide some nice decor like live plants and driftwood or rocks and try it. This could be a very nice, colorful tank.

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    I agree with SueD. Provide good cover in case aggression arises.

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    Cover is important. But tall plant thickets to create sight barriers is more vital.

    IME the more sight barriers you have the less issues with aggression you get.

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