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Why Are My Neon Tetras Dying? (With 5 Practical Solutions)

I remember how frustrated I was when I noticed my very first neon tetra was dead. I carefully washed out the fish tank and all the gravel, but every few days, I would see another one of my neon tetras floating upside down at the top of the tank. Luckily, as time passed, I learned …

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How Many Neon Tetras In A Fish Tank? (1-75 Gallons)

When I started growing neon tetras in my fish tank, the first question I had was how many of them could I keep together. At first, my school of tetras was too small, and they didn’t live as long as they should have. Luckily, as time passed, I gained some knowledge and experience in this …

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Why do my Neon Tetras Keep Hiding? (With 5 Quick Solutions)

Neon tetras are a beautiful addition to fish tanks. That is why I got disappointed when the school in my tank always chose to hide. Luckily, over the years, I learned why this phenomenon occurs and how to overcome it. Neon tetras typically hide due to inadequate water conditions, including pH, temperature, ammonia, and nitrates. …

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Why do my Neon Tetras Stay at the Bottom of the Tank?

Quite often, I caught my neon tetras staying at the bottom of the tank. As time passed, I learned that it indicates that something went wrong. After a few attempts and extensive research, I found why this happens and how to deal with the issue. Neon tetras tend to stay at the bottom of the …

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Growth on Neon Tetra’s Mouth: Possible Causes & Treatments

Many times neon tetras present signs that seem odd. For example, quite often, I found growths on my tetras’ mouth. Over the years, I researched that phenomenon and learned its possible causes and treatments. Now, I am willing to share my experience. The growth on a neon tetra’s mouth is typically Columnaris, a disease caused …

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Neon Tetra Swimming Vertically: 6 Quick Solutions

Many times I see bizarre swimming behaviors in my tank. For example, more than once, I caught my neon tetra swimming vertically. As the years passed, I learned why this issue occurs and how to deal with it. Now, I am willing to share my experience. Neon tetras tend to swim vertically due to a …

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Why did my Neon Tetra Disappear? (With 6 Prevention Tips)

So many times, I was amazed to find that my neon tetras got missing. That happened with other fish as well, although, with tetras, it happened too frequently. Over the years, I’ve learned a few reasons that cause tetras to disappear and found how to deal with it. Now, I am willing to share my …

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Tetra Fish and African Dwarf Frogs: Can They Live Together?

During my years of fish growing, I knew that tetras are relatively docile. Rarely I had any trouble raising that specie along with other fish. However, frogs were a bit of a mystery to me. At a certain point, I began asking myself whether or not tetras and African Dwarf Frogs can actually live together …

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Tetra Fish And Shrimp: Can They Live Together?

As I was preparing my own fish tank, one of the questions I kept asking myself was whether or not teras and shrimp can coexist. Since both are quite prevalent in aquariums, learning about their symbiotic life was inevitable for me. That was when I began to research that topic profoundly.  Yes, tetras and shrimp …

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