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Old 06-04-2013, 05:31 PM   #1
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How many fish? HELP

How many fish can you add and acclimate at once to your tank?!
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Old 06-04-2013, 09:42 PM   #2
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If it's a new tank you should only add about two fish to avoid overwelming the nitrifying bacteria.
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I agree I wouldn't add more than 2 at a time. Anything else could cause a spike in the ammonia.
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Old 06-04-2013, 09:49 PM   #4
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Also, don't add fish like puffers that produce large amounts of waste.
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How many fish can you add and acclimate at once to your tank?!
It really depends on your system such as good filtration, tank maturity, tank size etc.

If in doubt go slow....
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Old 06-05-2013, 01:18 AM   #6
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If in doubt go slow....
Agreed. You can't go wrong going slow. Whatever fish you want can always be found later. Going too fast can cause big problems.
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Old 06-05-2013, 09:24 PM   #7
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Thanks guys!!!!!! I put in my two clownfish an plan to add a gobie in a week and go slowwwww
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