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Do Angelfish Eat Plants? (With 8 Examples)

I love having plants in my aquarium. However, quite often, I’ve noticed my fish nibble on them until they are eventually destroyed. Since I am a fan of angelfish, I began asking myself: do angelfish eat plants? Will they be an issue in my tank? That was when I started to research and read what …

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Do Angelfish Eat Snails? (Nerite, Mystery & Others)

So many times, I’ve encountered unanticipated snails in my tank. In some cases, due to the natural sense it brought the aquarium, I liked it. However, in most parts, I wished to get rid of them. Since I like growing angelfish, I began asking myself the inevitable question; do angelfish eat snails? Angelfish do not …

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Do Angelfish Eat Shrimp? (Ghost, Cherry & More)

Not once, I was disappointed to see eaten shrimp at the bottom of my tank. When I followed my fishes’ behavior, I noticed that the cichlids nibbled on the shrimp quite often – angelfish in particular. Do angelfish eat shrimp? Can they live together in a tank? My frustration drove me to investigate the issue …

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Do Angelfish Need to be in Groups? Do They Need Companions?

Quite frequently, I had terrible luck when I tried to grow large groups of angelfish altogether; the competition and aggression were awful. That was when I asked myself – do angelfish need to be in groups at all? Maybe they are just better on their own? Over the years, I have learned some interesting facts …

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Why do Angelfish Lock Lips: Do They Actually Kiss?

Countless times I saw in my aquarium two angelfish do what seemed to be kissing. At first, I thought it was a random behavior. However, I noticed that they do it quite frequently. That was when I began to research why do angelfish lock lips and what it might be indicating. Frankly, what I found …

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Why do Angelfish Eggs Turn White? (Prevention Tips)

So many times, I tried to breed my angelfish and failed. I noticed that quite frequently, the eggs were rotting. Instead of the lucent color they should have had, they turned white. Over time I understood why this phenomenon occurs and found a few ways to overcome this issue. Why do angelfish eggs turn white? …

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Do Angelfish Sleep? (Signs, Sleeping Habits & More)

So many times, I’ve seen my angelfish floats motionless across its tank. That immediately popped the inevitable question – do angelfish sleep? Or should I be worried my fish doesn’t feel well? That was when I began to research the angelfish sleeping habits. Actually, what I found quite surprised me. Angelfish do sleep since, during …

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Do Angelfish Eat Tetras? Can They Live Together?

The first question I asked myself when I built my community tank was whether or not angelfish eat tetras. Since they differ in sizes, it raised my concern that they might not coexist. Apparently, I was right, and the tetras’ shoals became gradually smaller. Angelfish do eat tetras since they are relatively small and not …

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Why do Angelfish Hide? (And Sometimes Prefer The Bottom)

For years I’ve been asking myself why do angelfish hide. I have noticed that phenomenon so many times over the years. In some cases, they have stayed behind plants, while in others, they just haven’t left the bottom of my tank. To solve this problem, I began to research and test different techniques myself. Angelfish …

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Do Angelfish Eat Algae? (With 6 Prevention Techniques)

When I first introduced angelfish to my aquarium, I wondered whether or not they eat algae. Personally, I liked how my aquarium looked, and I didn’t want the angelfish to ruin it. Also, I wondered if it might hurt them if they eventually choose to nibble on it. That was when I began to research …

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