Guppies and Corydoras – Can You Keep them Together?

Guppies and Corydoras – Can You Keep them Together?
Corydoras catfish make excellent tank mates for guppies, primarily because of their peaceful nature. The corys roam around the bottom of the tank, where they eat leftover food and serve as tank cleaners. They are also easy to rear and will suit a beginner tank. Other considerations to make when…

Guppies and Dwarf Gourami – Can You Keep them Together? 

Guppies and Dwarf Gourami – Can You Keep them Together? 
Guppies and dwarf gourami share a lot. They are both peaceful species of tropical aquarium fish that can adapt to a wide range of conditions. This is the reason behind why they are so popular among the novice and adept aquarists. However, several times you will hear various aquarist complain…

Guppy Fish and Pea Puffer – Can You Keep Them Together?

Guppy Fish and Pea Puffer – Can You Keep Them Together?
Will guppies and pea puffers thrive in your tank? A tricky question, eh? To answer it, you first have to consider the nature of these two aquarium species. Guppy fish or million fish are some of the most popular livebearer tropical fish among aquarists. What’s more, they come in a…

Are Guppies Schooling Fish?  

Are Guppies Schooling Fish?  
Guppies are among the most famous pets among aquarists. They are easy to take care for, affordable, readily available at pet stores, available in a variety of vibrant colors and they can peacefully live with tank mates from other species of sea creatures. Guppies are known to be excellent breeders.…

Axolotls and Guppies – Can You Keep Them Together?

Axolotls and Guppies – Can You Keep Them Together?
Popularly known as the walking fish, an Axolotl is one of the most unique pets to have. Many people consider Axolotls to be fish, but these dragon-looking creatures are in fact salamanders. And they aren’t a normal kind of salamander as they reach maturity (sexual) without transposing into an air-breathing…

Guppy Male to Female Ratio – What is The Best?

Guppy Male to Female Ratio – What is The Best?
Guppies are among the most popular type of fish kept by most beginners and experienced aquarists. They are considered as beginner fish, meaning a totally new beginner, with no idea on fish keeping can keep guppies without so much hustle. Guppies are a handy type of fish that can survive…

How Many Babies Can a Guppy Have?  

How Many Babies Can a Guppy Have?  
Guppies are freshwater tropical fish, originally found in South America and belong to the Poeciliidae Family. They are among the most common types of fish kept by both experienced and beginner aquarists. They add so much color in an aquarium, they are peaceful, active swimmers and very easy to take…

Guppies and Neon Tetras – Can You Keep Them Together?

Guppies and Neon Tetras – Can You Keep Them Together?
The first thing you will notice about guppies and Neon Tetras is their vibrancy. These two colorful aquarium fish share a lot in common. They are easy to keep fish, therefor many beginners choose to keep guppies or neon tetras as their first aquatic pets. Both fish are very peaceful,…

Why Do Guppies Eat Their Own Babies?

Why Do Guppies Eat Their Own Babies?
Guppies often get touted as the best pet fish you can keep. They are beautiful, low-maintenance, and most importantly, easy to breed. However, things can get quite murky at the breeding stage, if you’re not too careful since adult guppies can feast on their own fry. Mind you, this widespread…

How Do You Keep Guppies Healthy?

How Do You Keep Guppies Healthy?
Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned aquarist, the health of your guppies determines their lifespan. Why are guppies so popular?  To begin with, guppies are usually life-bearer tropical fish with vibrant color yet peaceful in nature. Many beginners have no clue on how to keep guppies; hence, they…