Published: Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:21:19 +0000
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZStandard aquarium sizes and filled weights are charted here. Read more about the small, medium and large aquariums you can choose from.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZDropsy is not actually a disease, but a symptom of a number of diseases. How to diagnose and treat various disorders that cause dropsy in aquarium fish.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZSooner or later everyone battles algae in their aquarium. This algae guide explains the types seen in aquariums, their causes and their cures.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZOne of the most common mistakes made by fish owners is overfeeding fish. Just how much and how often should you feed your fish?
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZAquarium algae is one of the most frustrating problems to deal with. Here is how to identify and cope with brown algae.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZVirtually everyone experiences it at one time or another. What causes cloudy water, and how do you clear it up? These answers will clear things up for you.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZWater temperature is an important factor in aquarium fish comfort and well-being. This guide has everything you need to know about aquarium heaters.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZCalculate the right size heater you will need for your aquarium with this easy and handy heater size guide.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZEver wondered how long your fish will live? Lifespans of aquarium fish vary considerably depending on species and care are given, here is an estimate
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZA comprehensive library of aquarium fish photos and profiles, sorted by common name.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZUnsure if you really need a stand for the aquarium you are going to buy? Or perhaps aquarium stands not on your budget. Here are the reasons why you may, or may not, need to purchase a special aquarium stand.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZPop-eye, or Exophthalmia, is not a disease itself, but it is a sign that something is wrong. What may be going on when a fish presents with a pop-eye.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZSwim Bladder Disorder refers to issues affecting the swim bladder, rather than a single disease. Affected fish will exhibit problems with buoyancy,
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZNutrition is important for fish health. This comprehensive fish feeding resource of articles and product reviews about foods will help you keep your fish in top health.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZOptimal water temperature is vital for a community fish tank. Here are some coldwater fish species options for your coldwater aquarium.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZAquarium Fish are grouped into categories, these groups typically swim at the top, middle, near the bottom or at the bottom, learn the proper mix here.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZCyanobacteria is a common aquarium issue and difficult to manage. Here's how to cope with Cyanobacteria, also called Blue-Green or Slime Algae.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZAs long as aquariums have been round, the battle with snails has been waged. Fortunately, it's a battle you can win. Here's how.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZHow to clean a dirty aquarium the right way, the tools you'll need, what to stay away from and instructions for making your tank look beautiful again.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZLow oxygen conditions in a freshwater aquarium can be a real problem for the fish. Here's how to recognize and correct low oxygen in your aquarium.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZHow to diagnose and treat nitrite poisoning in your aquarium fish. Learn about its symptoms, treatment and how to prevent aquarium nitrite poisoning.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZTop mistakes made when starting a new aquarium, and how to avoid them. New aquarium owners make fatal mistakes because they don't know the pitfalls to avoid.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZChoosing fish that prefer different levels within the tank results in a more attractive aquarium and assures that your fish will not have to compete for space. Here is a list, split by preferred level, of one hundred fish that can be part of a community tank. Keep in mind that water conditions (pH, temp, hardness), size, and compatibility must also be considered when choosing fish for your community tank.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZA detailed profile of the popular Siamese Fighting Fish, Betta Splendens, including habitat, care, feeding, and breeding. Read more here.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZAmmonia poisoning can be deadly, but can be treated if caught early. Learn how to treat ammonia poisoning, and what you can do to avoid it in the future.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZHow many fish can your tank safely hold? Learn the pros and cons of different methods for calculating how many fish your aquarium will hold.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZNitrate poisoning is dangerous to aquarium fish and can kill them quickly. Learn here about how to diagnose and treat nitrate poisoning.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZFin Rot is a bacterial disease that occuring in aquarium fish, caused by environmental factors, a preventable disease, diagnose, treat and prevent.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZPlants are an important part of any aquarium decor, but what do you do when they get dirty? Learn how to safely clean live or artificial plants.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZBettas are one of the most popular freshwater aquarium fish. These FAQs cover some commonly asked questions about them, like why Bettas spit out food.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZA library of freshwater aquarium fish profiles that include; photos, habitat, general care, feeding, and breeding.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZDescription: Every aquarium owner has had an occasion when they looked at their tank and realize that they couldn't locate all their fish. Perhaps the fish eventually reappeared, but other times the fish is never found. What causes fish to disappear, and in some cases, never be found?
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZAlthough nitrates are not directly lethal in the way ammonia or nitrites are, over time high levels of nitrate have a negative effect on fish, plants and the aquarium in general.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZHas your aquarium water ever looked yellow or brownish? Here's what may be causing it, and how to fix it.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZWhat is old tank syndrome? Is it when the tank wears out, or equipment becomes out of date? Old tank syndrome refers to more than just the age of the tank, as this article will explain.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZA Q & A about replacing aquarium gravel: aquarium gravel gravel bed gallon aquarium bacterial colonies beneficial bacteria
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZAquarium water testing is a critical part of fishkeeping, yet is universally overlooked. Often the fish owner is unaware of testing and its necessity.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZA primer of water treatment products, and what they are used for.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZWhen purchasing an aquarium it is important to consider the needs of the fish that will live it. Here are the important factors to consider before you buy an aquarium.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZHow much and what size is needed when setting up an aquarium? Here is more on tank size, heaters, filters, volume of substrate and a conversion chart.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZDetermining the sex of your freshwater fish isn't always straightforward. These tips will help you determine if your Gourami is a male or female.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZAlgae is one of the most frustrating problems to deal with. Here is how to identify and cope with Slime Algae.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZSponge filters are overlooked by my aquarium owners, even though they are ideal for certain situations. Learn the pros and cons of sponge filters, and what they are best used for.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZDo you know if your fish is an omnivore, herbivore or carnivore? Know what category your fish fall into and feed the foods they need to stay healthy.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZHydra is a soft-bodied freshwater polyp that sometimes is sometimes accidentally introduced to freshwater aquariums. Here's how to get rid of them.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZPhosphates are one of the primary causes of algae overgrowth, fish health and plants. Here's what you need to know about phosphates in the aquarium.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZWhite residue on aquarium glass and equipment is an annoying fact of life. Here's an inexpensive and simple way to remove it.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZBettas require warm water to be happy and healthy, but Bettas are often kept in small bowls or tanks. Using a mini heater is the perfect solution.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZDetermining the sex of fish isn't always an easy task. Tips for sexing various species of fish, Determining male and female when starting Breeding project
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZColumnaris is often misdiagnosed due to sometimes having a fungal appearance. Here is how to diagnose and treat Columnaris in your aquarium fish.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZFoam floating on your aquarium water is disturbing. This article helps you learn where the aquarium foam came from and how to get rid of it if needed.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZAquarium owners often are perplexed when it comes to filling their canister filter. This article helps makes sense of the recommended filter media order.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZAquarium lights usually don't come with a tag saying when to turn them on and off. So, how long should aquarium lights be left on?
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZLooking for a fun livebearing fish? Mickey Mouse Platys are a great addition to a community aquarium. More on habitat, care, feeding and breeding.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZAlgae is one of the most frustrating problems to deal with. Here is how to identify and cope with green water
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZNeither flushing nor dumping unwanted fish is appropriate, so donate them to another home or a school or office instead if they're healthy.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZBiological and mechanical filtration is critical for a healthy environment in aquariums. Aquarium filter type, size and media are discussed here.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZBroach the subject of using bleach to clean an aquarium and a heated safety discussion is sure to follow. Is it safe or not? Read the answer here.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZNeed to clean your aquarium? With the proper equipment, it's a breeze. This list includes the items you'll need to make your tank sparkle.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZA profile of the aquarium fish known as the Blue Gourami (Trichogaster trichopterus), including habitat, care, feeding, and breeding.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZBettas weren't named Siamese Fighting Fish because they get along with each other. Is it ever possible to keep more than one in the same tank?
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZIs having gravel or any other kind of substrate necessary in an aquarium? This FAQ explains why you need or don't need substrate in your aquarium.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZOne of the most popular Barb species is the colorful Rosy Barb. Learn more about then, including preferred tank mates, habitat, feeding and breeding.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZA definition of the term shoaling fish
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZEwwww, what is that smell? If it’s your aquarium, you’d better do something, and quick. Learn what can cause a sticky tank, and what you can do about it.wa
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZGreen water is healthy for your fish however, green water is unsightly and not desirable in a show tank, so we will show you how to eliminate it.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZExperts may disagree on the finer points of aquarium maintenance, but any regular routine is better than no maintenance at all. This is my recommended aquarium maintenance plan.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZLoaches are fun and generally easy to care for fish that do well in most community aquariums. Learn more about the popular Loach species in this overview of Barbs.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZNeon Tetra disease is more common than many aquarium enthusiasts realize, and affects species beyond neon tetras. Find the most complete data on avalable
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZBarbs are a lively family of schooling fish. Learn more about the popular Barb species in this overview of Barbs.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZRocks such as limestone can and will affect the water chemistry of your aquarium. Here's what to look for when considering rocks for your aquarium.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZBettas are so beautiful, but sadly they don't seem to live very long. Is it because of those little jars they are kept in? Just how long is a Betta supposed to live?
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZWhy do aquarium fish turn on each another? Are they truly cannibalistic? Do fish eat other fish? Find out what else might cause disappearing fish.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZAquarium location can have a significant effect on the frequency and timing of water temperature changes that can occur when located near a windows or doors
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZThe habitat for the Blood Parrot must be roomy and provide hiding places, they will eat a variety of foods; flake, live, frozen, and freeze dried foods.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZBettas are usually displayed in small unheated bowls at the pet shop, this is not the proper environment for them. Top tips on how to keep a Betta.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZA profile of the Upside Down Catfish - Synodontis nigriventris, including habitat, care, feeding, and breeding.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZNothing is more exciting than adding fish to a newly set up aquarium. However, the choices you make now will have big impact on your success or failure.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZHere is a handy list of over a thousand common fish names cross referenced to their scientific names.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZWater changes are the cornerstone of a healthy aquarium. Like it or not, they need to be done. Here's why you should perform them, and tips for making it an easier task.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZCall it the nitrogen cycle, break-in cycle, start-up cycle, or new aquarium cycle, it’s all the same thing. Knowing how it works will help you keep a healthy environment for your fish.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZGouramis are a relatively hardy and easy to care for family of fish, that are often kept in community aquariums. Learn more about the Gourami family in this overview that compares attributes of popular Gourami species.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZBettas are often kept in small bowls, or worse yet, flower vases. Learn why a Betta should not be kept in a flower vase.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZA detailed profile of the Zebra Danio- Danio rerio, including habitat, care, feeding, and breeding.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZA profile of the Dwarf Gourami (Colisa lalia), including habitat, care, feeding, and breeding.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZLivebearers are some of the most popular fish in the aquarium trade, prized for their hardiness, adaptivity to many habitats, and attractive coloration.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZMechanical filtration is the most basic of the three types of filtration, but just as important as the others to the overall process of keeping aquarium water clean and healthy for your fish.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZFish of the Gourami family are some of the most hardy and popular aquarium fish. They are relatively easy to care for. Learn about their basic needs.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZIf you haven't changed your water for months, or possibly years, it is not wise to make a sudden massive change. However, change 10% of the water regularly.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZHard water doesn't mean you can't keep fish, nor does it mean you have to buy expensive treatments and engage in an ongoing battle to make your water softer. Here are some aquarium fish that will thrive, even in hard water.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZMini aquariums are hugely popular. Is one the perfect addition to your college dorm or classroom? Learn more here for a better chance at success.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZAquariums are one of the most popular hobbies in the world. Who can resist the lure of a beautiful tank full of colorful fish? Before jumping in with both feet, here are a few things you should consider.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZIf you have sick fish, the remedy might be as close as your kitchen table. Here's a guide for when and how to use salt in your freshwater aquarium.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZWhat is pH and what is normal in an aquarium? Should you be concerned about pH? Know the basics to help avoid disasters that can prove fatal for fish.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZThe question is an old one and is still debated. Can outdoor rocks, gravel or sand be used in an aquarium? Here's my take.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZThe White Cloud Mountain Minnow, Tanichthys alboneubes, is a popular, easy to care for, freshwater aquarium fish. This article details care, habitat, feeding, and breeding of this attractive fish.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZA profile of the Clown Loach, Chromobotia macracanthus, including habitat, care, feeding, and breeding.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZHow much and how often a fish should be fed is one of the first questions a new owner has. Here are the answers to those age old questions.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZFish that hide all the time are a frustrating problem for the owner. Here are reasons why they hide and how to coax the fish out into the open.
2016-10-21T11:21:19ZMethylene Blue is used in aquariums as a disinfectant, anti-fungal and anti-parasitic. It is also used to treat ammonia and nitrite poisoning.