Mustard Gas Betta

Mustard Gas Betta Care Sheet

Betta fish come in many color morphs and forms, making them an extremely popular choice of aquarium fish with hobbyists worldwide. In this guide, we take a detailed look at the beautiful mustard gas betta, including how to care for the fish and where you can buy them. What is a mustard gas betta? The … Read more

Albino Rainbow Shark

Albino Rainbow Shark Care Guide

If you want an unusual, beautiful freshwater fish to add to your collection, you might want to consider the albino rainbow shark (Epalzeorhynchos frenatum). In this care guide, we tell you everything that you need to know about this perennial aquarium favorite. What’s in a name? The rainbow shark is known by many names, including: … Read more

White Opal Betta

White Opal Betta

Betta fish are an extremely popular species of freshwater fish that many hobbyists enjoy keeping as pets. Bettas come in a mind-blowing range of colors and forms, many of which are truly spectacular. The White Opal betta is a color morph that’s not as in demand as other brighter shades, and that’s a shame because … Read more

fahaka pufferfish

Fahaka Pufferfish (Tetraodon Lineatus) Care Sheet

The Fahaka pufferfish is an intelligent fish that makes a wonderful pet and can even be taught to take food from your hand. These creatures are one of the cutest in the hobby with their brilliant orange eyes, smiling expression, and strange, bumbling way of swimming, and they are one of the few species of … Read more

pH Meter

Finding The Best pH Meter

All fish species have different preferences when it comes to water quality. If you don’t provide your fish with the conditions they need, your pets will become stressed, weakening their immune systems and leaving them vulnerable to common fish diseases. Checking your fish tank water’s pH and hardness should be a part of your regular … Read more

fish tank smells

Fish Tank Smells

Most fish tanks are relatively smell-free. However, sometimes aquarium owners notice unusually stinky tank water, and that shouldn’t happen. Basically, if you can smell your fish tank when the lid is closed, and you’re in another room, there’s a problem that requires your immediate attention. In this guide, we take a closer look (or sniff!) … Read more

turtle tank filters

Turtle Tank Filters

Turtles are cute, and they can make great pets, especially for kids. But setting up your very first turtle tank can be a challenge, as there’s a lot to buy, and the choice of equipment is seemingly endless. Although you may read otherwise, we can confirm that you definitely do need a filtration system in … Read more

gold inca snail

Gold Inca Snail (Pomacea Bridgesii) Caresheet

The Gold Inca snail is also known as the Mystery snail. These aquarium snails are members of the Apple snail family, of which there are thought to be in excess of 100 species. Apple snails don’t generally eat your plants, preferring to graze on your tank glass and aquarium decorations, foraging for algae. If you … Read more

aquarium water changer

Top 6 Aquarium Water Changers

Carrying out partial water changes each week is an essential part of your aquarium maintenance routine, and it’s vital for the health and well-being of your fishes and other tank residents. In this guide, we discuss the pros and cons of using aquarium water changers, and we also review six of the best devices on … Read more

aquarium bubbler

6 Best Aquarium Bubblers For Fish Tanks

Aquarium bubblers add extra oxygen to the water in your fish tank, and they can add an extra dimension to your setup’s look. You can choose from a natural, silvery look or go for multicolored LED lighting to enhance the fairytale appearance of your bubble display. Many species of fish enjoy playing among the shimmering … Read more

pink betta fish

Pink Betta Fish

With their bright colors and spectacular finnage, betta fish are one of the most popular freshwater tropical aquarium fish in the hobby. Bettas come in a remarkable range of bright colors, including red, blue, purple, gold, black, white, and multicolored. But have you ever seen a bright pink betta? Genuine pink bettas aren’t a common … Read more

leopard puffer

Leopard Puffer (Tetraodon Nigroviridis) Caresheet

Puffer fish are characterful creatures that are sure to capture your heart, and the Leopard puffer is a particularly attractive variety. In this guide, we take a closer look at the delightful Leopard puffer so that you know what you’re taking on if you choose to bring one of these cuties home from the fish … Read more

Best Aquarium Thermometer

The Best Aquarium Thermometers For Your Tank

Tropical and coldwater fish species are both highly susceptible to changes in temperature in their tank, and they won’t do well if the water temperature is too cool or too warm. In fact, fish can die from temperature shock. So, it’s essential that you keep your fish comfortable by maintaining the correct water temperature in … Read more