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jack dempsey

  1. Fish Videos
    This is the largest fish in the fish room, and he has a real attitude problem. He eats or kills anything that I put in the tank with him. However, everyone is amazed at how pretty he is. He is now a member of my family. https://youtu.be/QQSsx6DGXsA
  2. Introductions
    Hello, I've been keeping 3 jack dempsey cichlids for about 6-7 months now in a 35 gallon tank (eventually I will set up my 90 gallon for them). The tank has an under gravel filter with bubbles coming out of the powerhead. I keep the temperature at 75 degreees, and have 2" gravel with coral in...
  3. Cichlids
    I'm trying to decide on which sand to get for my Jack Dempsey tank, it's come down to black or white. I'd like to know what people think make their Dempsey's colors show better? Does anyone know what color they have in the wild? I'm guessing more of a dark color since they're so dark, and...
  4. Cichlids
    okay, i have a 9 inch jack dempsey in a 55 gallon tank with 4 convict cichlids... (one is 6 inches, and the rest range between 3 and 4 inches.) recently, my jack dempsey stopped eating after i moved her to another tank because my Algae eater died.... i did a complete water change and added...
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