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    hi.. i have a tank of about 8-9 gallons accomodated with a pair of shubunkin and a pair of angels[black]. i live in india. last few days the weather was very cold here.. and fish seemed to be slow .. so some of them consulted to put on the heater.. at around 28 o 26 degrees. the fish were quite fine but the next morning.... my shubunkin wer fine ....but my angel died? :(.. after tat is switched off the heater. havent put it on yet. and few days back i chnged my tank water and my angel died..[i had 3 in all.. and shubunkin are small in size] please help if u know anythng.
    can i put 2 more shubinkin in the tank.?

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    8 or 9 gallons is much to small for even one shubunkin. They can grow to more than 1 foot in size. they really should have a pond to live in. I can't really read your post because it is poorly spelled, but have you cycled your tank? If not, I suggest you read this and this
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    What are your water parameters?

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    No more fish for that tank and you should be aware that a 9g tank is too small for even a single angel fish or a single shubunkin. Period.

    If you continue to put those fish in that tank you will continue to lose them, You eithre need to make different stocking choices or find a much larger tank.

    BTW, Angel fish are tropical fish and require warm water. GF are cold water fish and do not, I would recommend you research further stock purchases be fore getting them to avoid more losses.
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    + 1 to 850R that tank is way to small for those fish.
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    + 1. Also, why would you not have your heater turned on when you have tropical fish??

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