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7 Most active fish species in aquarium


Fish keeping can be an astounding, charming leisure activity, and when it come to choice a species, fish activity is an important thing.

In this article you’ll learn about several categories of the most active fish for your freshwater aquarium.



1/ Cory Catfish


Cory Catfish are betwen the most popular fish to keep at home, and one of the best community fish.
These fish are very hardy and they can survive in a wide range of condition. They are best known for their activity, Cories enjoy swimming around making great shows to watch.

2/ Guppy Fish


Guppies are popular due to their small size and colorful fan tails, in fact, these fish are very active.
It's always fun to watch Guppies in an aquarium, feeding them is also a fun moment, they will start swimming around like crazy to catch all the bits when they taste the food in the water.

3/ Zebra Danio Fish


Known for their shape and characterized by pronounced black and white stripes, these fish are both hardy and active little swimmers.
Since Zebra Danios are schooling fish, they are most energetic when kept in small groups (6-8 Danios). By keeping them together Danios will provide all the entertainment you need from a freshwater tank.



4/ Cichlid Fish


Cichlids are renowned for their stunning visual appearance, unique behaviors and fun personalities.
These fish are good swimmers and whenever they sense movement outside of the tank, they will follow it in the hope that they are about to be fed.

5/ Platy Fish


Platies are beautiful colorful fish which make a great addition to many community tanks.
Although they are very small, they are an extremely active species and love being in groups. Usually males are more active, and they are always haunting females.

6/ Cherry Barb Fish


Cherry Barbs are the perfect freshwater fish for a home aquarium for many reasons.
They are hardy and they can tolerate big changes in water parameters, they are friendly and peaceful, and easy to care.
One of the best value of these fish is their activity, they are very energetic and once they become accustomed to their new surroundings, they will be very dynamic and fun to watch.



7/ Diamond Tetra Fish


Diamond Tetras are beautiful fish that have shining scales, this type are very active and peaceful with any other fish.
Since there are very energetic they will need to be well fed.

Fish activity can be a sign of your fish wellness and happiness, some species turn to be lazy after a while this can be normal sometimes fish need some rest, but in some cases this lack of energy can be an evidence that your pet having a trouble.
7 Most active fish species in aquarium 7 Most active fish species in aquarium Reviewed by THSPatch on février 22, 2019 Rating: 5

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