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    hi guys, i am new to this forum. and I am happy to see so many fish enthusiasts here..

    i have a comet goldfish and a fantail goldfish in a 15gal tank. they're in their growing stage. i just put in a smaller catfish in with them.

    will it be a problem? please give me your feedback guys.

    thank you

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    Two goldfish in a 15 gallon is already overstocked, the last thing you need is another fish. What kind of catfish is it?

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    As stated you are overstocked. Most people don't think that a comet and fantail are a good combination either.

    What type of catfish did you add?
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    heres the picture..
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    That is a cory, they are tropical. They prefer temps in the upper 70s to low 80s and prefer to school.

    I highly suggest you upgrade the tank size if you want to stick with goldfish of any kind.
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