Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Community Forum > Member Introductions

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 11-25-2011, 10:54 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Newbie
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 1
new to angels

Hello, am new to forum and trying to raise angelfish. Have a 20 gallon and 10 gallon tanks. Need to know if I can run an algae eater with the angels or if they would clean any eggs out that might be spawned. Info appreciated.

shotzie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2011, 11:44 AM   #2
come get me tang police!
jetajockey's Avatar

Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: In a swamp near you /Pensacola, FL
Posts: 12,047
Welcome, a 20h would be the bare minimum for a breeding angel pair. I wouldn't add any tankmates or keep them in there long term, either.
As a long term home I'd look at a 29+ for one pair. The fry will need a growout tank also, 20g is good for a few weeks but large spawns will need more tankspace. A good breeding pair will have fry every week to two weeks so plan accordingly. Good luck, if you have any questions just let me know.

Dont Forget to Join my FREE weekly Plant Giveaway.
Click Here!
jetajockey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2011, 03:54 PM   #3
Aquarium Advice Activist
nextgeneration40's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Illinois
Posts: 125
Welcome to AA
26G BF, fish-in cycling,(Aqueon 30)(Soon to be AC70) 3 GloFish, 2 Peppered Corys
90G,fishless cycle, (AquaClear 110 & Aqueon 75) (my MTS flared)
Both Tanks: Prime,API Kits,Not Planted
Don't remember the question, the answer is large PWC's, Prime, and OVERfiltering...
nextgeneration40 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2011, 04:03 PM   #4
Aquarium Advice Addict
bruinsbro1997's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: California Coastline
Posts: 5,663
to AA!

I agree with jeta, they should be in a 29 gallon if you are planning to keep them long term. A single one would be fine in a 29 gallon as well.

IMO if you were planning to put some in a ten gallon I will definitely say no.
"If you're not making mistakes, then you're not doing anything. I'm positive that a doer makes mistakes."
--John Wooden
bruinsbro1997 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2011, 10:36 PM   #5
Aquarium Advice Addict
redsea's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: United States
Posts: 8,059
Welcome! Thanks for joining us!
[CENTER]Please don't forget about the toxins in some corals (like zoas and palythoas)
Latest aquarium vlog:
redsea is offline   Reply With Quote

angel, angels

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Angels with clamped fins ashleynicole Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 25 10-26-2011 08:26 AM
Are flame angels and bicolor angels compatable? FreezeFins Saltwater Fish Only & FOWLR 2 09-15-2011 11:40 PM
A terrible idea re: Angels MartinBlank Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 3 07-25-2011 02:59 PM
Breeding angels!!! First time.. Heera Freshwater & Brackish - Breeding 13 07-20-2011 05:26 AM
Angels??? bruinsbro1997 Cichlid Discussion 8 07-04-2011 10:11 PM

» Photo Contest Winners

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:42 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.