10 Most Exotic Freshwater Fish 3

10 Most Exotic Freshwater Fish
If you’re looking to decorate your tank with wonderful exotic fish with bright and sparkling colors then keep on reading. There are several unique aquarium fish species to choose for beginner and advanced hobbyists. We are going to go over the 10 most exotic freshwater fish. Maybe you will be able to pick out a ...

4 Benefits of Having Aquatic Plants In Your Aquarium 2

4 Benefits of Having Aquatic Plants In Your Aquarium
A question that many may ask is, “why plants?” Well, think of plants as the underwater trees of aquatic ecosystems. In addition to natural décor, plants provide vital functions for aquariums as well. In planted aquariums, instead of trying to keep the fish happy, the focus shifts to keep the plants happy. If the plants ...

5 Best South American Cichlids for Beginners 1

5 Best South American Cichlids for Beginners
Cichlidae is a large family of fish containing more than 2,000 species. Many are found in pet stores, but with such a huge variety it can be hard to choose the right species for you. Some of the most popular species, like Oscars, are also some of the largest and require huge amounts of space ...

The Secret Formula for Curing Ich 1

The Secret Formula for Curing Ich
Ich is one of the most common aquarium fish diseases and is one you’ll likely encounter in your aquarium adventures. So, is there a secret formula to curing Ich? In today’s guest post, Kevin Liang, the inventor of the EcoQube has a little secret formula to share in curing Ich. *drumroll* This so called “secret” ...

Can You Really Keep Freshwater Aquarium Sharks? 3

Can You Really Keep Freshwater Aquarium Sharks?
Imagine your aquarium full of 1000 kg’s of dangerous giants with big jaws, hundreds of forceful sharp teeth, and creatures with strong and powerful swimming capabilities. Yes, we are talking about sharks, but not these giant ocean dwelling types of sharks, we’re talking about freshwater aquarium sharks that are safe and will do well in ...

5 Common Aquarium Fish Diseases and Their Cure 3

5 Common Aquarium Fish Diseases and Their Cure
One of the most tragic events that could happen to your aquarium is that your loveable tank mates could get sick and die of a disease that you were unaware of how to cure. This post is here to help explain the top 5 most common aquarium fish diseases and how to fix them so ...

Keeping Saltwater Corals: What You Need to Know

Keeping Saltwater Corals: What You Need to Know
Saltwater corals are beautiful, relatively easy to care for if you have saltwater tank experience, and can completely change the look and balance of your aquarium’s environment. Although they are quite expensive to set up, a coral reef tank has the potential to be one of the most rewarding aquariums that a hobbyist can keep. ...

7 Brackish Water Aquarium Basics You Should Know

7 Brackish Water Aquarium Basics You Should Know
If you’ve ever purchased a Dragon Goby, Colombian Shark Catfish, or Fiddler Crab for your freshwater tank and found that they never thrived, it’s because these (and many other “freshwater” fish and invertebrates) are actually brackish! A brackish set up can be very interesting in their own right and can be a good stepping stone ...

What Do Corals Say About Reef Aquarium Lighting?

What Do Corals Say About Reef Aquarium Lighting?
In today’s post, we’ll take a look at how to pick the right aquarium lighting system for the beautiful corals in your reef tank. However, this isn’t your typical article with technical aspects to consider but rather looking at it from a different perspective; by letting your aquarium inhabitants decide! This post is specially written ...

5 Best Betta Tank Mates

5 Best Betta Tank Mates
We’ve all had that thought. My tank looks so empty. Can I put anything in with my betta? Or will he attack them? The answer is not a steadfast rule, more of a guideline. We’ll explore the 5 best betta tank mates and whether or not bettas should be kept alone. In the wild, Betta ...