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Freshwater Fish

Do Siamese Fighters attack Guppies?

Hello, yes, this indeed happens. Apparently, the Siamese Fighters sometimes mistake other long-finned and colorful fish for members of their own species and attack them. This may be...

Freshwater Fish

Can I keep male Guppies without females?

Hello, this is not really optimal - besides, it is going to become difficult to actually get Otocinclus affinis: This species is almost never available in the trade; the fish sold...

Freshwater Fish

Loricariids eat plants

Hello, this is going to be difficult once the Ancistrus found out they like the - apparently very tasty - Echinodorus. You can try herbal food tablets (sera Spirulina Tabs) or sera...

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Can currents also be too strong?

Hello, yes, this is indeed possible, especially with fish that are not good and powerful swimmers (all veiltail breeding forms, among others)! Water current should by all means be...

Freshwater Care Fish

Is it possible that no elevated nitrite levels can be detected a few days after a nitrite intoxication?

Hello, yes, this is indeed possible. Dangerously high nitrite levels become lower again after a couple of days unless there are no chemicals in the water that inhibit bacteria. The...

Freshwater Fish

Is it possible to keep only female Platies in order to avoid reproduction?

Hello, this is indeed the case, you can expect a litter from each female every 4 - 6 weeks. Basically you can only hold females, but it is usually not successful considering...

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