55 Gal, Sand substrate, Marineland canister filter
If you have sand turn your filter off when you clean your tank. Sand is cool but Dont use sand unless your prepared to buy a filter that can handle the abuse.
Acei, Electric Yellow & other comon african Cichlids.
Every thing is real plastic
I am still a novice only been doing this for a couple years. Although have really gotten in to this and have spent many nights on the web reading and taking notes. Not to mention trial and error.
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.