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Techniques of raising angelfish to help fish grow well

In addition to the name of the angel fish, this fish is often called by another name, the fairy fish. But whatever it is, its full English name is Pterophyllum scalare. She lives a lot in a tropical environment like in our country. Her favorite environment is fresh water. Technique of raising angel fish There are many things for you to be interested in, follow us to see what it is.

Choose a tank

Her lifespan could be from 8 to 9 years. But if the environment is ideal and well cared for, a lifespan of up to 10 years is possible. Angelfish have long bodies and long fins to match. So don’t forget that the size of the tank also needs to meet her swimming capacity! Around 115 liters is best.

The most optimal size of the angelfish aquarium is when it holds a capacity of about 115 liters of water
The most optimal size of the angelfish aquarium is when it holds a capacity of about 115 liters of water

Of course, this size will vary depending on the number of fish you choose to keep. Also have to look at the size of the fish as well. If they are big, but they raise a lot, the tank must be 210l or more. Human water environment is fresh water, it also needs to maintain a cool temperature. Ideally between 26 and 30 degrees.

You can put in the aquarium a few pebbles or large leaves. Sharp objects such as rockeries should be removed! They swim around, sometimes causing injury to the body.

Due to the origin characteristics, her favorite is the slow water flow. If the water is too fast, she’ll get stressed easily and get sick. Therefore, the machine placed in the aquarium, you choose the type with a slow capacity! Remember to change the water for the fish once a week to keep it from getting dirty. When replacing, only about ⅕ of the tank was replaced. The remaining water is used to regulate the temperature.

What do angel fish eat?

Although she is quite smoky, she eats and drinks very easily. Any food she can eat. From fresh, dry to frozen. Not a picky eater at all. Here are some good foods for you that I recommend for you. For example, frozen beef hearts, worms, red worms or small bait fish. These foods are very good for me! If not, you give him dry food, which is also full of nutrients.

Angel fish are not picky about food sources
Angel fish are not picky about food sources

This girl is very greedy. So each time you feed you should not feed much. EM is so easy to die. Also, if you are sure the worm is clean and the baby is eating ok, then feed it. Otherwise, never let her eat worms! It is best to choose foods of clear origin and good quality.

The diet of any species is the same. Need a balance between protein and fiber. Sugar fish is no exception. You know, dry fish food is mainly protein. So please feed her with shredded lettuce or shredded spinach!

Common diseases

Also known as hemorrhagic disease on the body. The fish will first be attacked by black spots. Then gradually corrode the fins. Sometimes there will be lumps on the body too. The main cause of this situation is that you leave dirty water for a long time. Bacteria and parasites grow and attach to the fish. There are children who are in more pain and have an eye explosion due to cataracts.

Angel fish are prone to hemorrhagic disease on the body
Angel fish are prone to hemorrhagic disease on the body

Often white spot disease is caused by a parasite. But for the aquarium fish, the cause comes from the lack of attention to the water source. Since then, the high amount of NH3 in the water makes the fish stressed and difficult to adapt to the environment. Or maybe your fish has not been fully quarantined. That’s all.

Caused by parasites but actually this disease comes from lack of maintenance, high concentration of NH3, poor adaptation of stressed fish to the environment, or not being quarantined. The sign is that these children are suddenly lazy to eat. I even have a hunger strike!

Note when raising angelfish

You can keep them with other species or animals. As long as it’s not a small animal like a shrimp. Or the little fish are too small! They will eat it forever! You know tetras are quite formidable so don’t keep them with elves. Your fairies will be surrounded as if they were playing. Some good neighbors for angelfish you can use are Sac fish, ornamental goby or grouper.

You can keep angelfish with other fish
You can keep angelfish with other fish

Above is information related to angelfish farming techniques we want to share with you. With the content of this article, I hope you will have more experience to take care of angelfish in the best way.

Emilia Chaney
Emilia Chaneyhttps://agrisearch.net
My name is Emilia Chaney. I'm a social girl from Romania with a big smile and 3 passions: Agriculture, Travel and Social Media. I try to make this blog practical, full of great advice and inspiring ideas.

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