TOP 15 fishes, that are not for the beginners
All beginners in aquarium husbandry often grope in the dark not knowing what fish exactly they want to have in their tank. On seeing a small and cute suckermouth catfish in a pet-shop they don’t even have a clue that it’ll grow to be over 30 cm (12 inc) long and live over 20 years. And this graceful oscar fish (Astronotus ocellatus) will grow to be very large and it’ll eat everything in a tank that gets into its mouth. So, what fishes is it better to avoid at the beginning?
The most exotic freshwater fishes
Freshwater elefantfish and butterflyfish, flower horn cichlid and chinese hillstream loach… In this article you’ll find out about 10 very unlike fishes, however they all have 2 things in common: they are unique and they can live in your tank. There are much more odd-looking fishes in the world, for sure, but we’d like to name those, which are usually on the market and they are affordable and simple in care.
Top 10 fishes for the beginners
The decision what fish should be the first in your tank can be both a spontaneous and a deliberate one. Sadly, the beginners often follow their first impulse and buy a fish without knowing anything about it. And after that instead of happiness and joy from getting a fish they get “headache” and troubles. You should choose a fish thoughtfully, because its life and your comfort depend on it. Before going to a pet-shop or a market study all available info about the fish you’ve enjoyed. Which fish the beginners shouldn’t buy we’ve already discussed here, and now here is the list of 10 most unusual ones.
This article is to help you make a decision what fish to buy for your tank and here we’ve created a list of the best tank fishes with their short description for the beginners. All of them are not demanding, tolerant to any tank conditions, peaceful, good-tempered and of decent size. We do hope that this will help you to make an easy and right choice!