Aquarium Forum
 


Menu
  · Tropical Fish Home
· Fish News
· Aquarium Forum
· Calculators
· Free Aquarium Ebook
· Feedback
· Photo gallery
· Plant species
· Tropica Plant DB
Tropical fish species
· By Common name
· By Scientific name
Tropical Marine fish
· By Common name
· By Scientific name

Articles
  · African Cichlids
· Algae Control
· Aquarium Decoration
· Aquarium Resources
· Aquatic Plants
· Barb Fish
· Betta Fish
· Breeding Fish
· Catfish
· Central American Cichlids
· Cichlids
· Clownfish
· Corals
· Corydoras Catfish
· Discus Fish
· Dwarf Cichlids
· Fish Diseases
· Frogs and Turtles
· Goby Fish
· Goldfish
· Gourami
· Invertebrates
· Jellyfish
· Killiefish
· Lake Victoria Cichlids
· Livebearers
· Malawi Cichlids
· Marine Aquariums
· Marine Aquarium Fish
· Other Fish
· Pleco
· Predatory Fish
· Photography
· Pond Fish
· Responsible Fish Keeping
· Rainbow Fish
· Shark Fish
· South American Cichlids
· Tanganyika Cichlids
· Tetra Fish
· Tropical Fish Food

User Tag List

Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: re-homing Q

  1. #1

    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Location
    Houston
    Posts
    521

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Your first gift!! - Brookfish   thank you - angelcakes   You need another one lol - Celtic Fins   
    Graves Disease - Lymphedema - Men's Health - Pro Choice - Prostate Cancer - Scleroderma - Thyroid Disease - Trisomy 18 - abaigael04   

    Default re-homing Q


    0 Not allowed!
    I need to re-home my common. I wanted to keep him and get a 200 in a year or two, but he needs to go . He hasn't outgrown my 125 but he is getting very grumpy with my L239 - he has claimed the ENTIRE tank as his and even though i spread food out all over the place he swims to right in front of his cave and sits there. My L239 is what I would really like to do with a tank later so he is not going. Especially as he is fully grown at 5" - and will not be getting 2'!. I can bring him to my LFS, but I would rather find him an actual home so I could have some sort of hope that he will be happy. He is well adjusted and eats everything, just is getting more territorial. How can I find him a BIG tank ? Everyone I have found wants to put him in a 50-75 and seeing as I have him in a 125, it makes no sense to down grade his tank especially if he is grumpy in a 125! He/she is 8" and have had for almost 2 years. Any tips on where to look?
    Jade
    125 gal- chromobotia macracanthus, Baryancistrus beggini(L239)
    60 gal - planning for (tentatively) Celestial pearl danios and a pseudacanthicus cf. leopardus (L-114) - pterygoplichthys disjunctivus (needs a new home!)
    20 gal - pangio kuhlii
    10 gal Q tank
    Counting the YEARS to get my 200 gal!!

  2. #2

    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Tucson
    Posts
    3,151

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Congrats on your award! - Brookfish   Congrats on your award! - Brookfish   Congrats on your award! - Brookfish   Thanks for profiles - William   Profiles and being generally awesome. - William   
    Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - Oscar_freak12321   

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    Try Monster Fish Rescue. They can post your fish on the adoption page and that can insure a happy home for him. They take all sorts of fish, and they would be more than happy to take him off your hands to get a good home for him. The only downside about them is they are located in Ohio. They do have a shipping process on their website though. It's pretty effective. That's my best guess.
    the statement below is false
    the statement above is true
    which one is true?
    Got a small tank? Check out Fishalicious' small fish list! http://fishaliciousfish.blogspot.com...-for-nano.html
    Got a big fish you just can't handle? Check out Monster Fish Rescue! http://www.monsterfishrescue.com/

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •