120 gl. Eheim canister 2217 and Whisper 60 power filter,2 stealth heaters, 140lbs lace rock, artificial plants. 4 electric yellow,2acei,2venustus,1demasoni,2socolofi
Maintenance is the key
Long live the cichlids
I am Active duty Soldier for 20yrs. I've been in this hobby for 4 yrs. I just started with african cichlids and they are great.
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.