Asked By: Ralph Walker Date: created: Dec 20 2022

Is cold water bad for fish

Answered By: Samuel Miller Date: created: Dec 22 2022

Cold water has the ability to hold more oxygen than warm water.

Hot summer temperatures can heat water so it won’t hold enough oxygen to maintain fish life..

Asked By: Aaron Taylor Date: created: Feb 22 2023

What temperature of water kills fish

Answered By: Keith Morris Date: created: Feb 25 2023

If the water temperature in your tank gets higher than 90°F(32°C), your fish may be in danger of dying. Their inability to get sufficient oxygen from the water they live in causes death by suffocation.

Asked By: Bruce Torres Date: created: May 03 2022

Can warm water fish die in cold water

Answered By: Jesus Cooper Date: created: May 06 2022

Warm water fish such as bass, pickerel and perch prefer water that is under 75 degrees. … In cold water, this does not happen. In fact, most bass tournaments have a 100 percent release during March, April, September, October and November. Most deaths occur in the warm summer months.

Asked By: Oliver Clark Date: created: Jan 23 2023

Can I add warm water to a fish tank

Answered By: Diego Brown Date: created: Jan 23 2023

We might ask, “Can I add warm water to a fish tank?” when there is no aquarium heater available. Yes, you can add warm water to a fish tank but not in a direct way, you should turn it into a water container.

Asked By: Jackson Russell Date: created: Jun 02 2022

Can I cover my fish tank at night

Answered By: Joseph Torres Date: created: Jun 04 2022

Should You Cover Your Fish Tank at Night. If you have fishes that jump, it is recommended that you cover your tank, not just at night but also during the day. … You might also want to cover your tank at night when using a powerful lighting system that produces a lot of heat enough to evaporate the water in your aquarium.

Asked By: Christian Evans Date: created: Apr 12 2023

How do you save a dying fish

Answered By: Donald Gray Date: created: Apr 15 2023

How Do You Save a Dying Fish?Make sure your aquarium environment is right for the fish. … Check your aquarium’s water. … Check the contents of your aquarium. … Set up the aquarium correctly. … Make sure that your tank is the right size for your fish. … Choose the right tank mates for your fish.More items…

Asked By: Charles Garcia Date: created: Feb 13 2023

Is 28 degrees OK for tropical fish

Answered By: Jesus Johnson Date: created: Feb 14 2023

The preferred range is 65-85°F (18-29°C). At 95°F (35°C), bacteria die, which can lead to ammonia spikes. Lower temperatures cause the bacteria to become less active and can even make your aquarium take longer to cycle.

Asked By: Neil Smith Date: created: May 24 2023

At what temperature does ich die

Answered By: Hunter Young Date: created: May 27 2023

75-79°FWhen mature, it leaves the fish and produces large numbers of free swimming young. These must find a host within 48 hours (at water temperatures of 75-79°F) or they will die.

Asked By: Eric Stewart Date: created: Aug 09 2022

Can I put ice cubes in fish tank

Answered By: Reginald Bennett Date: created: Aug 12 2022

Avoid putting ice cubes directly into your aquarium unless you make them with reverse osmosis or dechlorinated water. Perform small partial water changes with slightly cooler water, making sure not to drop the temperature of your aquarium too rapidly.

Asked By: Wallace Taylor Date: created: Jul 07 2022

Can I put a blanket over my fish tank

Answered By: Evan Long Date: created: Jul 07 2022

If you have a heated tank, retaining the heat in the water is critical. During winter, you should insulate your tank and all filtration by wrapping them in blankets, towels or cardboard. … Use containers that are fish safe and always condition your water just in case some leaks out.

Asked By: Richard Jones Date: created: Jul 28 2022

Is 82 degrees too hot for tropical fish

Answered By: Cameron Martin Date: created: Jul 28 2022

The ideal range for a freshwater tank with most tropical fish is 77 to 83 degrees. This will make 95 percent of the fish out there very happy. For a saltwater tank, the range is 76 to 82 degrees. For the reef aquarium, slightly cooler, at 76 to 78 degrees, is best.

Asked By: Cody Gray Date: created: Jun 25 2022

Can warm water kill fish

Answered By: Gordon Clark Date: created: Jun 26 2022

Warm water holds less dissolved oxygen than cold water, so summer is the time when fish can have a hard time getting enough oxygen. … Fish kills also can occur as a result to toxic compounds released into a body of water. In order for this to occur, the toxic compound must be fairly highly concentrated.

Asked By: Alex Parker Date: created: Feb 23 2022

Can cold water kill fish

Answered By: Patrick Perez Date: created: Feb 23 2022

Cold water can kill warm-water fish, especially if the tank experiences a sudden drop in temperature. That’s because cold water slows the fish’s metabolism, weakens their immune systems, and leaves them more susceptible to parasite outbreaks, including ick.

Asked By: Hugh Jenkins Date: created: Jan 28 2023

Do fish freeze and come back to life

Answered By: Abraham Bailey Date: created: Jan 30 2023

The surprising answer is yes, sometimes. It is true that some fish can spend the winter frozen in ice and come out swimming once the ice melts. … Moreover, some fish contain a kind of antifreeze substance that allows them to survive very cold conditions.

Asked By: Oscar Simmons Date: created: Jul 26 2022

Do fish bite when it is cold

Answered By: Richard Moore Date: created: Jul 26 2022

Because the cold reduces a fish’s metabolism, they aren’t going to go for the big stuff. … Because fish aren’t as hungry in the cold, attractants will encourage them to bite and hold on once they do.

Asked By: Leonars Bryant Date: created: Nov 04 2022

Do fish get thirsty

Answered By: Carlos Roberts Date: created: Nov 05 2022

The answer is still no; as they live in water they probably don’t take it in as a conscious response to seek out and drink water. Thirst is usually defined as a need or desire to drink water. It is unlikely that fish are responding to such a driving force.

Asked By: Patrick Torres Date: created: Feb 15 2023

Can a fish survive in milk

Answered By: Joshua Richardson Date: created: Feb 17 2023

No, fish cannot survive in milk. Fish cannot breathe properly in milk due to low dissolved oxygen and the presence of impurities in milk. Therefore, fish may drown in milk within a few minutes. … Fish have gills that help them to breathe underwater.

Asked By: Austin Perry Date: created: Feb 06 2022

Can fishes feel pain

Answered By: Graham Richardson Date: created: Feb 08 2022

Neurobiologists have long recognized that fish have nervous systems that comprehend and respond to pain. Fish, like “higher vertebrates,” have neurotransmitters such as endorphins that relieve suffering—the only reason for their nervous systems to produce these painkillers is to alleviate pain.

Asked By: Charles Henderson Date: created: Mar 16 2023

Will tap water kill my fish

Answered By: Walter Gray Date: created: Mar 18 2023

Ordinary tap water is fine for filling up the aquarium as long as you let it sit for several days before adding fish (the chlorine in the tap water will kill the fish). … Several drops of the solution in pure tap water is usually enough to dechlorinate the water instantly.

Asked By: Philip Lee Date: created: Apr 15 2022

Why do fish die after water change

Answered By: Hayden Cox Date: created: Apr 16 2022

Did the water change kill the fish? … Because the fish live in the water, and the changes happen slowly, they adjust to it. When a sudden, large water change occurs, it causes such a drastic shift in the makeup of the water that the fish often cannot tolerate it and they die.

Asked By: Lucas King Date: created: Aug 15 2022

Do fish get bored

Answered By: Carter Hill Date: created: Aug 17 2022

Any fish who has lived in the wild – wild-caught aquarium fish – will probably be a lot more bored and stressed than those who have lived in tanks all their lives. Fish get bored from time to time no matter where they are. Fish have emotions.

Asked By: Oswald Cook Date: created: Dec 01 2022

Can I bring my fish back to life

Answered By: Eric Moore Date: created: Dec 03 2022

Most of the fish owners have air bubbler or air stones fitted at the bottom of the fish tank. … To revive your fish, just take your fish in your hand and hold it near the air stone. The oxygenated water will help to put life back into your weak fish.

Asked By: Graham Evans Date: created: Aug 15 2022

Do I leave my fish tank heater on

Answered By: Dennis Gray Date: created: Aug 17 2022

Do You Leave the Aquarium Heater on All the Time? Yes, you can leave the heater on 24/7. Aquarium heaters have an internal thermostat that turns off the heat when it reaches a specific temperature, thus keeping the water temperature within a few degrees of the desired setting.

Asked By: Patrick Wilson Date: created: Feb 11 2022

Do fish like warm or cold water

Answered By: Hayden Walker Date: created: Feb 12 2022

Warm Water Important for Cold-water Fish Like Salmon and Trout, Study Finds. Cold-water fish need both warm and cold water habitats at different parts of their life cycle. Warm river habitats appear to play a larger-than-expected role in supporting the survival of cold-water fish, such as salmon and trout.

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