What can african cichlids live with?

Answer African cichlids are extremely aggressive and should only be housed with fish of the same species. Most community fish will not survive in a tank with African cichlids.FeedingAfrican cichlid aggres... Read More »

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What shark can you keep with african cichlids?

You can keep a number of different sharks in your African cichlid aquarium. Red tailed sharks, iridescent sharks and rainbow sharks are three of the most popular. The key to keeping sharks and cich... Read More »

What Are Good Tankmates with African Cichlids?

African cichlids are colorful, hardy and very aggressive freshwater fish. That aggression is the most problematic issue regarding cichlids' compatibility with other fish. There are thousands of spe... Read More »

How to Deal With Aggressive African Cichlids?

Cichlids are among the most fascinating and engaging of all fish for the home aquarium. Many species of cichlids actually seem to recognize their owners, coming to the front of the tank at feeding ... Read More »

Can you put a Bala shark with African cichlids?

The website Tim's Tropical Fish and Aquariums indicates that Bala sharks are not compatible with African cichlids. Bala sharks should be kept in schools with at least six other Bala sharks. Some of... Read More »