Aqua one 10 gallon open top tank
Aqua one 280l/h hang on filter
All of the above was a starter set from local fish shop and cost around £60
Boyu T5 overhead light
Good water quality
1x angle fish
5x neon tetra
Few other fish
Rotala sp green x1
Eleocharis sp 'mini' x3
alternanthera reineckii 'mini' x1
micranthemum micranthemoides x2
sagittaria subulata x1
When you see signs of stress in your fish, you can then take steps to identify the source of that stress and then to resolve it before it becomes a major issue.
If you're looking for a unique way to stock your new tank, give freshwater shrimp a try.
If your fish is suffering, you may want to consider euthanasia as an option to humanely end his pain.