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Thread: My Angelfish :)

  1. #11

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    I like Onyx.. Any other ideas?

    1/2 Gal. Vase Veil Tail Betta (Ty) -- My little sister's
    1 Gal. Vase Veil Tail Betta (Felix)
    10 Gal. Fancy Guppies, 11 Ghost Shrimp, 1 Oto Cat
    15 Gal. 1 Grey Marble Angel, 5 Peppered Corys, 3 HY511 Tetras, 2 Oto Cats
    40 Gal. 2 Gold Pearl-scale Angels, 3 Sparkling Gouramis, 2 C120 Corys, 2 Peppered Corys, 1 Axel Rodi Cory, 5 Oto Cats

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    What size are your Angels currently? 6 in a 40 Gal are going to get cramped very quickly, I also suggest you always keep 6 or more cory's at a time... I have 4 Angels in a 55 gal and am now looking to re-home 2 of them bc they are starting to nip each other over food and territory. None of the 4 appear to have paired off yet though.

    Onyx is a good name
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    2 Gold Veil Angels, 1 GBR, 1 Gold Nugget Pleco, and 11 pesky Zebra Danio's.

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    Quote Originally Posted by C-Dub
    What size are your Angels currently? 6 in a 40 Gal are going to get cramped very quickly, I also suggest you always keep 6 or more cory's at a time... I have 4 Angels in a 55 gal and am now looking to re-home 2 of them bc they are starting to nip each other over food and territory. None of the 4 appear to have paired off yet though.

    Onyx is a good name
    Thanks, they are about quarter sized, maybe a little bigger. And I'm not too worried about it. Why 6 or more corys though? And do they all need to be the same type? or can I have a mixed school?

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    10 Gal. Fancy Guppies, 11 Ghost Shrimp, 1 Oto Cat
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    40 Gal. 2 Gold Pearl-scale Angels, 3 Sparkling Gouramis, 2 C120 Corys, 2 Peppered Corys, 1 Axel Rodi Cory, 5 Oto Cats

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    cool angels

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    Quote Originally Posted by sunshineb
    Thanks, they are about quarter sized, maybe a little bigger. And I'm not too worried about it. Why 6 or more corys though? And do they all need to be the same type? or can I have a mixed school?
    If I recall, you're returning 4 of the angels once you get a pair, right?

    As for the corys - they are a schooling fish and are just happier and more content in a group. And they also do better in a like, not a mixed, group.
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    Quote Originally Posted by fishmommie
    If I recall, you're returning 4 of the angels once you get a pair, right?

    As for the corys - they are a schooling fish and are just happier and more content in a group. And they also do better in a like, not a mixed, group.
    Yes I am, and okay thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by sunshineb
    Thanks, they are about quarter sized, maybe a little bigger. And I'm not too worried about it. Why 6 or more corys though? And do they all need to be the same type? or can I have a mixed school?

    Same type, and yes they are schooling fish and gain confidence in numbers. Its better for you and the fish as they will become more active in larger groups. And the issue with the Angels is fine so long as you are actually returning 4 of them, didn't realize they were only a quarter size they looked bigger in the pics.
    55 Gal- Fluval 305 & Aqua Clear 70;
    2 Gold Veil Angels, 1 GBR, 1 Gold Nugget Pleco, and 11 pesky Zebra Danio's.

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