4 Reasons Why You Need A Fish Feeding Schedule 2

4 Reasons Why You Need A Fish Feeding Schedule
Feeding fish on a set schedule is one of the many important aspects of being an aquarium owner. Aside from keeping the tank and water clean, having your fish on a fish feeding schedule is important for a few reasons. This isn’t typically a topic many people think about, yet it makes perfect sense to ...

Fish Profile: Zebra Pleco

Fish Profile: Zebra Pleco
The zebra pleco is a very popular aquarium fish which is also known as the Imperial pleco. It belongs to the Family Loricarridae under Order Siluriformes of Class Actinopterygii. The Zebra pleco lives in Rio Xingú river, a tributary of the Rio Amazon located in north-eastern Brazil. It inhabits flowing, highly oxygenated waters running over ...

Super Mario Bros Super Tank

Super Mario Bros Super Tank
This is an old school geek gamers dream come true. It’s a fully decked out Super Mario Brothers fish tank. Complete with green pipes and a castle. There’s even a little Mario character in there. What a lucky fish to call this place home! Want to pimp up your tank? Check out our post on ...

Fish Profile: White Cloud Fish

Fish Profile: White Cloud Fish
The White Cloud fish is a popular freshwater aquarium fish which belongs to the family Cyprinidae under Order Cypriniformes of Class Actiniopterygii. It is also referred to as White Cloud Mountain Minnow, White Cloud Mountain fish, Canton Danio, Chinese Danio or the “Poor Man’s Neon Tetra”. It is native to White Cloud Mountain (Baiyun Shan), ...

Saltwater Basics: Perfecting Your Aquarium Salt Mix 2

Saltwater Basics: Perfecting Your Aquarium Salt Mix
Any adventurous home aquarium owner will tell you how fun and exciting it is to have a reef tank. Breathtaking underwater scene, colorful corals and playful betas – it’s everything you’d want your home’s centerpiece to be. However, keeping a saltwater aquarium can indeed be more challenging than a freshwater aquarium. Aside from making sure ...

Tank of the Month Roundup – May 2014

Tank of the Month Roundup – May 2014
Oh, the pain of leaving and moving on. That may very well be the theme for this month’s TOTMs as we hear about the drama and agony of tank owners having to leave or sell their tanks because they needed to move to another house. But the great story behind all these is that they ...

Fish Profile: Orange Stripe Prawn Goby

Fish Profile: Orange Stripe Prawn Goby
The Orange Stripe Prawn Goby is a very popular saltwater aquarium fish which is also known as Randall’s Goby, Randalli Goby, Randall Goby and Randall’s Shrimp Goby. It is a perch-like ray-finned fish that belongs to the family Gobiidae under the order Perciformes of the class Actinopterygii. In the wild, they can be found in Western ...

Fish Tank Ornaments: Spruce Up Your Tank For Below $20 1

Fish Tank Ornaments: Spruce Up Your Tank For Below $20
Don’t you just enjoy watching your little swimming creatures go in and out of that miniature shipwreck or hide inside Spongebob’s pineapple home? Colorful, interesting and even comic ornaments can really spruce up your tank and make it more attractive. The kind of ornament you put in can instantly make your tank less conventional and ...

Tank of the Month Roundup – April 2014 2

Tank of the Month Roundup – April 2014
This month’s Tanks of the Month are proof that once you get smitten by the beauty of sea life right under your roof, you’re in it for life. It takes a long time to perfect the art and science of home aquarium keeping but it is the process that matters most because it is when ...

5 Must Have Aquascaping Tools 3

5 Must Have Aquascaping Tools
Having a planted aquarium is a great way to show off your aquarium inhabitants. The plants filter the water and collect some particulate matter as well as absorbing the carbon dioxide released by your aquatic inhabitants. In return plants will give off oxygen for the fish to breathe aiding in supplying your aquarium with oxygen. ...