Guppies And Betta

Guppies and Betta Fish – Do They Make Good Tank Mates?

So, you have some colorful Betta, and you’d like to add some Guppies to your tank. Can Guppies and Bettas thrive in the same aquarium? The answer is yes but there are several factors you’ll need to consider. Read on to learn about everything you need to know about keeping Guppies and Betta together. Factors … Read more

Types of Oscar Fish

Let’s Explore the Types of Oscar Fish Available To Buy!

Did you know, there are between 2,000 and 3,000 species of fish in the cichlid family? Oscar fish belong to the cichlid family and the Astronotus genus. The oscar fish we are most familiar with is called Astronotus ocellatus, which means there is technically only one main type of oscar fish. Within the species, however, … Read more

smartest pet fish

Top 12 Smartest Pet Fish: The Most Intelligent Species

Is it your first time having an aquarium? If so, you may be wondering what the most intelligent aquarium fish is. After all, you want to have a pet that is not only a beautiful fish to look at but also one that is smart enough to figure out tricks and games. There are a … Read more

How To Transfer Betta Fish From Cup To Tank

How To Transfer Betta Fish From Cup To Tank – Our Guide!

Did you just buy a new betta fish from your local pet store and want it to be happy in its new home? The good news is that Bettas are quite hardy and easy to care for. But before you move your new Betta into its tank, there are a few things you should do … Read more

Best Plants for Shrimp

A Guide to the Best Plants for Shrimp Tanks

Whether adding shrimp to an existing aquarium or starting a nano shrimp tank, you must ensure the shrimp you keep have the right environment. No ideal shrimp environment would be complete without aquatic plants. If you’re looking for the best plants for shrimp tanks, you have come to the right place. Keep reading to learn … Read more

bolivian ram vs german blue ram

Bolivian Ram vs German Blue Ram Fish – Your Helpful Guide!

The Bolivian ram and German blue ram share many characteristics, such as being a part of the same fish family and being peaceful. But what are the differences between these two beautiful freshwater fish? An example of their differences is that the Bolivian ram is easy to care for and can live in a wide … Read more

Platys and Mollies

Platys and Mollies: What Are Their Similarities and Differences?

Platies and Mollies are two very similar species of tropical fish. So much so that many people get confused! But I’m here to tell you that despite how similar they may be in appearance, these little guys are unique and each special in their own way. You don’t need to be an expert in fishkeeping … Read more

Neon Tetra Tank Mates

20 Neon Tetra Tank Mates – All the Information You’ll Need!

Neon Tetras are beautiful, tiny, colorful aquarium fish that are full of personality. They can add a lot of fun to your tank. If you’re looking for tankmates for your Neon Tetras, you’re in luck! There are a bunch of suitable tankmates to choose from. Here’s a list of 20 of our favorite tankmates for … Read more

Chopstick Snail

The Chopstick Snail – The Facts, Figures, and Habits!

Sometimes you come across a new aquarium species that makes you wonder why you hadn’t heard about it before. If you’ve never come across the Chopstick Snail before, you’re in for a treat. This gorgeous species of tropical freshwater snail is not only beautiful but also a dream to keep. Here’s why. Overview Stenomelania torulosa, … Read more

Slime Disease

Aquarium Slime Disease: What Is It and How Can I Treat It?

Have you noticed white or clear slime growing on your aquarium? If so, you may be dealing with aquarium slime disease. Slime disease is a catch-all term for the parasitic infections of the skin that cause freshwater fish to produce excess mucus. This disease weakens fish and makes them more susceptible to other, often fatal, … Read more

peas for fish

Peas for Fish – Nutritional Answers and How To Prepare Them!

Many fish enthusiasts are unsure about whether peas are a good food choice for their fish. While peas may seem like an unusual food option, they can actually be quite beneficial for aquarium fish. These veggies contain many important nutrients, such as protein and fiber, that help to support the overall health and well-being of … Read more

Fish That Eat Duckweed

The Fish That Eat Duckweed – Our Informative Article

Fish that live in ponds or other slow-moving bodies of water are more likely to eat duckweed. From bettas to mollies, many fish will have a duckweed snack. Some people with ponds even add fish to solve duckweed problems. Bettas Many betta fish keepers cannot plant duckweed in their aquariums because their bettas eat it … Read more

How To Keep a Fish Tank Warm Without a Heater

How To Keep a Fish Tank Warm Without a Heater: 12 Tips!

If your heater has broken, or you’re thinking of starting a fish tank and don’t want to use a heater, don’t worry! There are several ways to keep your fish tank warm without using a heater. For example, you can keep your fish tank warm by simply placing it in a warm room. If you … Read more

How Many Platies in a 10 Gallon Tank

How Many Platies Can You Keep in a 10-Gallon Tank?

Platies are small, so you may think you can keep many of them in a 10-gallon tank. Because these fish are so active and have such big appetites, however, this assumption isn’t true. To keep your platies comfortable in a 10-gallon tank, aim for a group of 5 fish. This way, the platies will have … Read more

How To Acclimate Shrimp

How To Acclimate Shrimp: A Complete Guide to Shrimp Care

Did you just get a new shipment of shrimp and now you’re unsure what to do? Do you want to make sure your shrimp are healthy and happy? Well, you’re not alone. When you first get your shrimp, they will be in a bag with some water. It’s important not to dump them all into … Read more