red oscar

  1. P

    Keeping Two Oscars Together?

    So I'm planning on keeping an Oscar but don't want it to feel lonely. Would it be possible to keep a red tiger Oscar and a red Oscar together from 1 inch size for life? Ive heard of buying 6 and waiting for two to pair off but I don't want to have 4 year old oscars I need to get rid of. Im not...
  2. -603FiShHoBbIeSt-

    Red Oscar update

    Well plans have changed a little with the trio of oscars I have. Today I got rid of 11 fish which cut the bio load I had in half leaving me with 8 fish, I did a large water change and then got things back to normal. I have been housing 3 oscars temporarily in a 20 gallon long set up as a lot...
  3. -603FiShHoBbIeSt-

    Oscars for the 125

    Just picked up these 3 oscars the other day . Two red oscars and 1 tiger, growing them up together and then keeping the two reds for my 125 g setup and getting rid of the tiger. There currently in a 20 gallon long for quarantine and most likely grow them up in this tank for a while till there...
  4. Zak03

    Feeding my Sun Cat problems

    So I have a sun cat with 2 oscars. All three fish are about the same size 3-4" ( sun cat is slightly smaller). But im having trouble feeding my sun cat. I researched that you should feed the catfish so that it should always have slight bump in the belly. i havent able to acheive that. i feed my...
  5. Zak03

    Sexing Oscar Cichlids

    I have two Oscar Cichlids. One Tiger and one Red. They're both about 2.5" inches long. How do I sex them.
  6. Zak03

    Feeding Oscar Cichlid Problems

    I have two baby oscars, both around 2" long. I got them a week ago. I am having trouble feeding them. I feed them in the mornign when i wake up, and the evening Usually when i go to bed, but not always that late. I bought cichlid pellets that float at first, but after they sit in the water for...
  7. Lukanani guy

    Monster Red Oscar! s.Fl wildcaughts

    It's been a while but came back and had to show you guys this..came across a pond in miami dade loaded with nothing but red oscars! One was a giant at 2.14 lb (not measured but maybe 15-17") before this my biggest oscar was barely over 2 lb. and 13" From what i hear, there is an even bigger...