Can I Keep Glofish With Regular Fish

Can I put a goldfish with my GloFish?

Glofish and goldfish cannot cohabitate together. Glofish are tropical fish, and goldfish are coldwater fish. Thus, they require different water temperatures to live comfortably. Second, their diets are also quite different from each other.

Can GloFish live with betta fish?

Can Bettas and Glofish Coexist? Betta fish can usually get along with other fish that aren’t territorial and have similar needs like water temperature. So, they can generally coexist with other Glofish peacefully. However, some Betta fish can have cranky personalities that cause them to nip their tank mates.

Can GloFish live with neon tetras?

If in a group, Neon Tetras would live peacefully with GloFish varieties as long as they have enough space to call their own. Therefore, the right group quantity, tank size, and care quality will give them the ability to live peacefully side by side.

Do you need a heater for GloFish?

Glofish sharks are used to warm water. Hence, the temperature should fall between 75-81°F (23-27°C) for these fish. And you will definitely need a heater to maintain the temperature.

How many GloFish Can I put in a 10 gallon tank?

You can keep around 5-6 glofish tetras in a 10-gallon tank. 5-6 is the bare minimum number of tetras you should keep to observe their unique schooling behavior.

Are GloFish easy to take care of?

They are a peaceful fish that’s great in a community tank, but they might nip the fins of slow-moving tank mates like Bettas. You should keep them in a school of at least five, but larger numbers are always better. They’re very easy to care for and will readily accept flake, pelleted or frozen foods.

Will GloFish eat other fish?

And luckily, none of them have an appetite for each other. Although glofish sharks, bettas, and barbs are aggressive fish, they still don’t eat each other or any other fish. And glofish danios and tetras are petite fish that can barely fit any other fish into their mouths.

Can GloFish live with guppies?

Zebra danios Glofish – These small fish seem like a good fit as tank mates for guppies. They only grow to be around 2 inches in size, and they also like to live in shoals, like guppies. They are omnivorous, peaceful, but rather energetic and will tolerate other species, making them ideal for community tanks.

Is a GloFish a freshwater fish?

Are GloFish® fluorescent fish freshwater fish or saltwater fish? Like their non-fluorescent counterparts, GloFish are freshwater fish. They should not be placed in a saltwater environment.

What size tank do GloFish need?

Keep your GloFish in an appropriately sized aquarium based on the adult size of the species selected, which can range from a 5-gallon aquarium for the smaller danio to 20+ gallons for a species like the GloFish Shark.