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Are Rosy Barbs Social Fish ?

Rosy Barbs are social fish. They should be kept in groups of 5 to 6 fish.  They exhibit schooling behavior which is pleasing to look at.

Rosy Barbs which are kept alone can become stressed and insecure.  This can manifest in the form of aggressive behaviour.  Stressed fish are also more vulnerable to diseases.