Can Neon Tetras and Angelfish Live Together?

Angelfish are a popular freshwater species that can be as deadly to smaller fish as they are beautiful to look at for us. So surely they couldn’t live in the same tank as the vulnerable Neon Tetra, right? Actually in the right circumstances Neon Tetras and Angelfish can be great tankmates, but it’s important to … Read more

Guppies and Neon Tetras – Can They Live Together?

Guppies and Neon Tetras are a popular combination of fish for community tanks as they’re super compatible. Although any tank can have problems if conditions aren’t right, Neon Tetra and Guppy tank mates have similar requirements for temperature, water parameters and diet, and their calm, peaceful temperaments mean aggressive behavior is extremely rare. Read on … Read more

What Do Neon Tetras Eat? Neon Tetra Feeding Guide

A good Neon Tetra diet contains a mix of animal and plant-based foods to mimic their eating habits in the wild and make sure your Neons are getting all the necessary nutrients to live a long and healthy life. There are some great options for Neon Tetra feeding on the market including flake and freeze-dried … Read more

How Can You Tell If A Neon Tetra Is Pregnant?

I can’t imagine anything better than a tank full of neon tetra babies – but how can you tell if your neon is pregnant? Technically, neons are egg-layers and don’t get ‘pregnant’, but let’s come onto terminology later. For now, let’s focus on the main signs of ‘pregnancy’. What does a pregnant neon tetra look … Read more