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Algae will not go away!!!! And snails, too!

Clown loach fish is known for Snail control. Practically any loach should do. I have used them in past with great effect. Also I have always kept two bristlenose plecos to control algae in my 55 ...
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Red fin-like protrusions from gils

Just to clear up the confusion: the "red protrusions coming out from the bottom of their gills almost like a second pair of fins" is indeed a second pair of fins. They were just translucent ...
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Goldfish constantly gulping but not eating

Is you ammonia test kit, testing only NH4 or is it a combo test that is NH4/NH3+? How long has the tank been going? But at a ph of close to 6, weird things happen and your ammonia readings become ...
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Can I use garden soil for aquascape?

Please take this answer with a grain of salt, because I'm no expert in aquariums. But approaching this question from a purely logical angle, the answer is a resounding no. An aquarium is a mostly-...
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Algae will not go away!!!! And snails, too!

Note: This answer is based on the OP's original questions about an unfiltered 2 gallon tank, prior to heavy edits that changed the question entirely. Solution: Give up on this tank and learn how to ...
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