l 1.8 m x w 0.350 x h 0.450. Sand substrate. 300 w via aqua heater and 1200l/h submersible pump. Light on one side of tank too keep part of tank darker.
do not go to big for your first tank
plastick plants. lava rocks. plant pot. plastick ornaments
i am submitting this tank on behalf of my 13 year old son who has a serious case of aquarium fever. He loves his oscars and looks after them well. Weekly water changes and varied diet.
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.