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How Many Ghost Shrimp Should Be Kept Together? (1-75 Gallons)

The first question I had when I started my ghost shrimp colony was how many of them should be kept together. As time passed, I realized that not only is it essential to match the number of shrimp to my aquarium, but their genders as well. I also learned that the answer relies on the …

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Can Ghost Shrimp Live With Cory Catfish? (The Complete Guide)

When I first got familiar with ghost shrimp, I couldn’t help but wonder whether they can get along with fish. As I had a lot of experience with Cory catfish, I considered mixing the two species. Over the years, I learned that both species can live together in the same tank, but some steps should …

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Do Ghost Shrimp Eat Fish? (With 5 Prevention Tips)

As I started my ghost shrimp tank, I couldn’t help but wonder whether they would eat my fish. Should I worry? Will my ghost shrimp devour all of the fish in my tank? As time passed, I learned about the relationship between ghost shrimp and fish and how to grow both creatures in the same …

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Why Is My Ghost Shrimp Turning Red? (Reasons & Solutions)

As I saw my ghost shrimp turning red, I began to wonder why this was happening. I even tried taking my ghost shrimp to a veterinarian for help. As time passed, I learned that there are many reasons for that issue. Luckily, some of them don’t require any action. Some ghost shrimp turn red as …

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Do Ghost Shrimp Eat Betta Fish? (With 5 Prevention Tips)

As I started my ghost shrimp aquarium, I immediately wondered what fish could live with them in the same tank. Since betta fish are so prevalent, I naturally asked myself whether I could mix the two or the ghost shrimp will eat my betta. As time passed, I gained some experience on this subject. Ghost …

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What Do Ghost Shrimp Do In Tanks? (5 Surprising Facts)

As I considered getting a ghost shrimp tank, I wanted to learn more about what they do inside aquariums. Do they serve any beneficial functions? What are the benefits of having ghost shrimp in a tank? As time passed, I learned that these little creatures are definitely worth having. Ghost shrimp are scavengers, so they …

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What Fish Can Live With Ghost Shrimp? (With 5 Examples)

As a ghost shrimp owner, one of the hardest things to choose is the type of fish that will share your tank with your shrimp. It’s always important to think about how peaceful each individual type of fish is, but when you factor in the shrimps’ natural need to hover and snack on algae, it …

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Will Ghost Shrimp Clean My Tank? (3 Tips To Make Them Do That)

When I got my first ghost shrimp, I immediately wondered whether they would clean my tank. I heard stories that they can eat algae and leftovers, but I wasn’t sure. I finally found the answer, and it’s pretty awesome. Here, I’ll tell you whether ghost shrimp are capable of cleaning a fish tank or not. …

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What Shrimp Can Live With Ghost Shrimp? (With 5 Examples)

When I first got my ghost shrimp, I immediately wondered whether I would be able to get them living in the same tank with other shrimp. After months of testing and years of experience, I am willing to share what shrimp can live with ghost shrimp in the same tank and what types you should …

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Why Is My Ghost Shrimp Turning Black? (With 4 Solutions)

When I saw my ghost shrimp changing its color to black, I did a little research to find out why it is happening and how to help it. I found out that many factors can lead to a black ghost shrimp, which means there are also many ways to solve the problem. Ghost shrimp usually …

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