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    My daughter got me a 3 gallon aquarium for my office at work for christmas. This aquarium will not be aquascaped as much as i would like but its ok it will have air and filter on this tank. I really do not want a betta in this tank but i do want a small school in here. so i need your help guys.

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    your only options with school would be micro fish. just do a search for micro rasboras and im sure you will find something nice. also a nice small heater is a must. a sponge filter might be enough depending on how many fish you try to add. might want to add a slower / smaller growing plant and some shrimp. but 3g is quite small.
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    Quote Originally Posted by genocidex
    your only options with school would be micro fish. just do a search for micro rasboras and im sure you will find something nice. also a nice small heater is a must. a sponge filter might be enough depending on how many fish you try to add. might want to add a slower / smaller growing plant and some shrimp. but 3g is quite small.
    yea, i will have a sponge filter and a small heater. Thanks for the plant info and rasboras where what i was thinking as well.

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    Or you could even go with a Single betta.

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    The OP did say in the beginning post they did not want a betta.

    You can look into endler's livebearers as well. They remain tiny, are colorful, and are pretty damn hardy.

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    but if you turn your back on guppies for 10 minutes youll have more fish than water XD
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    Just put in male endlers, nicer colouration anyway
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rhaethe
    The OP did say in the beginning post they did not want a betta.
    Understood that, was just bring it back around to point, that it is a good option for the tank.

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    well, to let you guys know, i deciding after a long debate with myself that im going to going with ghost shrimp and a beta. i will have plenty of places for the shrimp to hide, thanks for your guy's input, it is very much appreciate it.

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    im assuming you are going to plant this a little bit?
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