aprx.100 lbs of rocks-(petrified rock, gey slate, texas holy rock,clay cylinders,
50lbs of crushed onyx sand & 50lbs of carib sea african cichlid sand mix.
1 eheim 2226 canister filter.
1 marinland c-360 canister filter.
2 aqua clear 802 power head with sponge/carbon filter.
rena air pump & 24" flexible bubble wand.
2 x 36" aqua glo lamps.
250 w Jager heater.
the best advice i can give is keep your water as clean as possible. over filter and do your water changes on a weekly basis.
2 protomelas red empress m/f
2 clown loaches
2 frontosa burundi m/f
2 venustus m/f
2 electric blue hap.
2 yellow labs m/f
how you doin?
started with a 5 gallon 2 years ago now i have a 125 gallon. this hobby is like drugs, once you get hooked you only fall in deeper and deeper.
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.