What things should be avoided during pregnancy?
What do you do with extra baby fish?
Sell or give away extra fish.
Also consider selling or giving away unwanted fry to people with other pets that may use the fish for food, or else contact a local nature center, elementary school or similar organization about free fish for educational purposes.
Will other fish eat baby guppies?
Guppies are live bearers. Their small offspring make a tasty meal for goldfish and even other adult guppies. To prevent small fry from being consumed by larger fish, you must provide the babies with places to hide until they are old enough to swim away from predator fish.
What fish will not eat baby guppies?
ottos don’t eat guppy fry, and I’m not sure about cories… you should also be safe with some small schooling tetras or danios such as blue danios or neon tetras.
Will other fish eat baby fish?
Many species of fish will actually eat their own young and even if the parents do not, other fish in the tank might. To transfer baby fish, scoop them up carefully in a cup rather than using a net.