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,…

10 Best LED Lights for Planted Fish Tanks

10 Best LED Lights for Planted Fish Tanks
The demand for fish as pets has recently shot high in the last decade. People are leaving our furry friends and looking for something new. Fish comes with its countless benefits when kept as pets. Who wouldn’t love to bring a piece of the beautiful nature right into their living…

10 Easy Coldwater Aquarium Fish for Beginners

10 Easy Coldwater Aquarium Fish for Beginners
You must be quite familiar with aquarium fish from tropical regions. This is to say that such fish species need a heated aquarium to replicate their natural habitat in the tropics. But do you know you can keep cold water aquarium fish in an unheated aquarium? Here is a comprehensive…

Swollen Fish – Dropsy Disease Causes & Treatments

Swollen Fish – Dropsy Disease Causes & Treatments
When you decide to venture into the aquarium hobby, you should be ready for anything coming out of it, including diseases. Inasmuch as you may look forward to a vibrant fish tank, you should also be ready to identify and solve any problem that might arise from within. One of…

Green Aquarium Water – Causes and Treatments

Green Aquarium Water – Causes and Treatments
When fish breeders and hobbyists set up an aquarium, their desire and expectation is to have their finned friend swimming in sparkling clear water as their display their vibrant colors and active swimming habits. However, over time, most people that keep fish will tell you that green and mushy water…

Swordtail Fish Water Temperature

Swordtail Fish Water Temperature
Swordtail fish are popular species of fish among aquarists. They are easy to take care for, and have a calm attitude. Swordtail fish are also known as Xiphophorus Helleri. They are freshwater fish species that belong to the brackish fish in the Poecilidae family. Swordtail fish are livebearers like guppies,…

Ghost Catfish Care Guide – Requirements, Feeding, Tank Mates, Breeding & More

Ghost Catfish Care Guide – Requirements, Feeding, Tank Mates, Breeding & More
Ghost catfish are majorly known as Kryptopterus virtreolus. Initially, these types of fish were confused with krptopterus bicirrhis, which are large and more aggressive. The latter are no longer available in the aquarium trade.  Ghost catfish got their name from their appearance. They have a transparent body that allows you…

Axolotl Care Guide – Tank Size, Water Parameters, Feeding & More

Axolotl Care Guide –  Tank Size, Water Parameters, Feeding & More
The amphibian axolotl hails from the Chalco and Xochimilco lakes in Mexico City. It is closely linked to the tiger salamander, although it is sometimes falsely categorized as a fish. The axolotl has adapted to living in aquatic systems, and it never emerges onto land. Rearing the amphibian is not…

10 Best Small Aquarium Filter for Betta Fish

10 Best Small Aquarium Filter for Betta Fish
Betta fish also known as Siamese fighting fish are popular fish kept by most people in the aquarium in their homes or offices. It is popular among both veterans and beginners in fish keeping. Betta fish are small fish, an adult betta is approximately 2.5 inches (6.5 cm), and are…

Why is My Goldfish Swimming Upside Down? 

Why is My Goldfish Swimming Upside Down? 
Goldfish are happy fish with vibrant colors. They are active swimmers kept by both beginners and veterans fish keepers at home and in offices in an aquarium. They are popular among people who travel a lot, because goldfish are believed to live for days without food. However, imagine walking towards…