Photo #2 - One Of My 29-gallon Mostly Tetra Tanks

Rank Info

Ranked #2750 out of 5168 freshwater tanks pictures worldwide
This picture looks better than 46.79% of pictures in this category
10 1
The Average Score for this picture is: 3.84
This picture has been rated : 102 times.
The Average Score for this category is: 4.59

More Info

State: Arizona
Country: United States
Description: I have two 29 gal. Marineland/Tetra tanks connected with a clear plastic 2" circular tube, 13"X 32"X 18"h. HOB Tetra and Fluval filters; an adjustable water heater in each; 18" bubbler hoses in each; lava rock caves; Terra cotta 2" pots for hiding places.
Advice: Water change regularly (25-30%); feeding less is better; test for ammonia, nitrites and nitrates, but know the general parameters of you tap water (hardness & softness). NEVER wash out the grid inside your filter. Tap it on side of sink. You can wash the sponge part of the filter, but it doesn't need to be spotless. This helps maintain good bacteria in the tank. Don't give up if a fish dies. They only live so long. They are like the bottom leaves on a plant that die, need to be removed in order for new life to grow.
Fish Kept: Albino Buenos Aires Tetra, Red Minor Serpae Tetra, Black Skirt Tetra, White Skirt Tetra, Black Neon Tetra, Congo Tetra, Columbian Tetra, Neon Tetra, True Rummynose Tetra, Black Sailfin Molly, Emerald Green Cory Cat, Peppered Cory Cat, Sailfin Pleco (L-83), Gold Pristella Tetra
Corals/Plants: All plastic plants. FISH NOT LISTED IN SITE'S LIST: Red Lamp-eyed Tetra, Concho Tetras, Redtail Glass Tetras, Ember neon tetras, 1 Pygmy Gourami, Spiny Nerite Snails, various Shrimp.
Tank Size: 29 gallons
Quote: "If you can't say anything nice, don't say anything at all."
About Yourself: A senior citizen, retired teacher, animal and plant lover. Love to quilt, write children's books; play guitar. Had a 55 gallon tank when first married 48 Years ago. Love learning and sharing what I've learned to help people and encourage them.

COMMENTS

There are no comments on this photo yet.

MOST RECENT ARTICLES

Simple Tips for Building a Saltwater Tank Without Breaking the Bank
SIMPLE TIPS FOR BUILDING A SALTWATER TANK WITHOUT BREAKING THE BANK
There is nothing more beautiful than a thriving saltwater tank, but these tanks can be expensive to set up and maintain.
Stacking Rocks in Your Aquarium
STACKING ROCKS IN YOUR AQUARIUM
Learn how well stacked rocks can add personality and a natural look to your aquarium.
An Overview of Fish Bowls
AN OVERVIEW OF FISH BOWLS
An overview of keeping fish in a fish bowl.

READ AQUARIUM ARTICLES