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    Recently I have been looking into purchasing a 5 gallon vertical wall mounted aquarium. First off I was wondering if these aquariums are even good for fish? And second if I do get one what would be some fish to put in it? I am looking for more smooth free floating fish. No tetras or fast darting fish. Any advice is welcome. Thanks
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    I think they are simply horrible. They are like 3-4" wide is all. Fish can't even swim around, just go back and forth in a line.

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    All right then. Would a porthole semi-sphere wall mounted one be better or would that be just as bad?
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    5 gallons is not suitable for anything but a betta. It will also need to be heated and filtered. In my opinion, tanks can be great decor, but the welfare of the fish should be first priority.
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    Okay sounds good. Thanks for the help.
    Last edited by zolton13; 08-07-2012 at 03:50 AM.
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    Could still work with some coloured shrimp.
    3 potted plants and 6 strings of plastic do not make a planted tank!

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