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    Question 10gallon Tank Stocking advice


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    I am thinking of stocking my tank with

    6 neon tetras,
    2 Dwarf Guramis
    1 pleco

    Is this a good mix?
    How should I introduce the fish? Neons first then gouramis?

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    multiple gouramis will never work in that size of tank, nor in any tank size smaller than 100G. Nor a common pleco.

    I will just do 8-10 neon tetras and call it a day.
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    +1 to that.

    You can't keep 2 gouramis together... they'll kill each other.

    Plecos will grow to a length which is longer than your tank length... not a good choice for a tank that small.

    You can stock 15 or so neons and some shrimp. Would look quite nice with some live low maintenance plants.

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    +1 to above.

    Neons or Ember Tetras and shrimp is all I would recommend.

    Or if you really like the Dwarf Gourami's just keep ONE on it's own in the tank. One DG is enough for a 10g.

    What about microfish like Chilli Rasbora, Celestial Pearl Danios or Emerald Rasbora and some shrimp?

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    I would also cycle the tank before adding anything. Small tanks get very toxic very fast when trying to cycle with fish.

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