20 gallon long,
T-8 Floramax bulb (wanting to upgrade),
Hagen Nutrafin CO2 Natural Plant System
Research research research!
Learn the nitrogen cycle - your fish will thank you (because they'll be alive).
Platy, Platy, Platy, Platy, Platy, Platy, Panda Cory Cat, Panda Cory Cat, Panda Cory Cat, Ghost shrimp, Nerite snails
Anubias Nana, Anubias Afzelii, Windelov Java fern, Java Moss, Moneywort, Staurogyne Repens, Wendtii Cyrpt, Dwarf Pennywort, Marimo moss ball, Amazon Sword
I had a 10 gallon as a teenager but gave up the hobby. I've reentered it and already have 3 tanks (2 are nanos). I dream of owning big aquariums some day when money and space allow it.
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.