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Why is my Molly Shaking? (6 Tricks to Treat Shimmies & Vibrates)

Quite frequently, fish in my tank behave weirdly. For example, several times, I caught my molly fish shaking and vibrating. As the years passed, I learned a few reasons for that issue and understood how to deal with it. Now, I am willing to share my experience. Molly fish tend to shake due to drops …

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Why is my Molly Turning Black? (With 4 Easy Solutions)

As a fish owner, dozens of times, I’ve noticed changes in my fish’s coloration. For example, there were periods when I saw that my mollies gradually turned black. As I studied the phenomenon, I learned how to distinguish an underlying illness from a natural coloration process. To make sure that you take the right action, …

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How do You Know When a Molly Will Give Birth? (5 Quick Signs)

Breeding fish is one of the most exciting things in fishkeeping. However, I usually find it pretty challenging to pinpoint the exact moment in which I should act. For example, when I tried to breed mollies, I didn’t know how to tell when a pregnant molly fish is about to give birth. To get a …

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Why is my Molly Hiding? (With 4 Easy Solutions)

As a fish owner, I came to realize that molly fish are pretty hardy. They can easily survive in varying water conditions, including temperature and pH. However, more than once, I noticed that my molly fish keeps hiding behind plants and decorations. To determine whether my fish is dying, I began to research the topic …

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Why is my Molly so Fat? Is it Actually Pregnant?

The most prevalent type of fish in my aquarium is probably the molly fish. That is primarily because of its beauty and hardy characteristics. However, more than once, I have noticed that my molly fish become fat and bloated. That got me worried. To determine whether they are sick or merely pregnant, I began to …

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Why do Mollies Die After Giving Birth? (Reasons & Solutions)

The longer I grew mollies in my fish tank, the more frequently I saw how the female ones kept dying after spawning. At first, I took it as a natural occurrence, since offspring delivery is a stressful process. But I saw that in some cases, the females are perfectly capable of surviving after delivery. That …

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Can Mollies Live in Cold Water? (Without a Heater)

The longer I grew my molly fish, the more I got interested in their survival capabilities. I intended to add them to my goldfish’s tank, which didn’t even feature a heater. To make sure my mollies won’t die, I began researching whether they can survive and live decently in cold water. Mollies can live in …

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Why is My Molly Not Giving Birth? (With Solutions)

Mollies are pretty convenient to grow, although not that easy to breed. More than once, my female molly fish had failed to give birth, even though I did everything to encourage the process. To solve the issue, I began researching all the possible reasons why molly fish refuse to give birth. Factors that will prevent …

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Mollies And Neon Tetras: Can They Live Together?

As a fish owner, one of the first questions I asked myself was whether or not mollies and neon tetras can live along. That is because both species are common freshwater fish that are pretty easy to grow. To understand the relationship between mollies and tetras, I began researching the topic pretty profoundly. Mollies and …

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