6' x 2' x 2'. Filter: Fluval fx5. Heater: Jager 300w. Airpump: Boyu S-4000B
african cichlids. 2x venustus. 2x blue dolphin. 3x silver scats. 3x clown loach. 2x frontosa. 2x silver sharks. 1x red tail black shark. 2x electric blue. 3x red zebra. 4x convicts. 2x aceii. 2x humphead. 1x arustus. 8x peacock. 2x mangano. 1x mint spot bristle nose. 1x electric yellow. 2x silver dollars. + a couple yet to be identified.
Carpenter/joiner/cabinetmaker by trade. Started with a 2'x1.5'x1' then got addicted so upgraded to my 6'x2'x2'.
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.