55 gal.fresh,planted, (community) w/ fluval 305 canister filter...28 gal.bow-front,fresh,planted(goldfish),w/marineland and fluval box filters,also,undergravel filtration utilizing airstones, 14 gal. fresh (quaranteen)...so far ; P
less is more...change that water once in a while...invest in a good filter and most important: have fun!
goldfish (5),silver dollar (2).pleco (2),dalmation mollies (2)w/babies 6+,blood fin tetras (7),irridescent shark,columbian shark,guppies(2)w/babies 8+,hatchets(3),moonlight gouramis (2)....so far.....
anubias,swords,mondo grass,java sword,numerous soft leaved types...
we're gonna need a bigger boat-Brodie
love to surf,scuba and free dive,kayak on the ocean...and,of course...fish keeping.
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.