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Beware of the Tank Busters: 7 Fish that will Grow Too Big for your...

A tank buster is any fish that is likely to outgrow even the largest tanks available to the average everyday fish keeper, or indeed,...

Setting Up a Brackish Water Aquarium

Brackish water aquariums include a critical element in their water chemistry: salt. Many fish keepers find these aquariums challenging, yet rewarding. A brackish water tank...

Endlers Livebearers

I was looking around at one of my local club members fishroom one day and saw something that just jumped right out at me....

Methods for Cycling an Aquarium Faster

If fish added to a new aquarium are expected to survive, then the water needs to be cycled first. There are many ways to...

Testing Your Aquarium Water

Understanding the water chemistry of your aquarium and how it effects the biological filter is essential to successful fish keeping. Keeping fish alive in an...

Fish Selection: What’s best for me?

I often get asked by beginning aquarists which species are best for their aquarium. It always amazes them when I reply that there are...

How to Get Rid of Cloudy Aquarium Water

The easiest way to get rid of cloudy aquarium water is for aquarium owners to ask themselves some questions as to what could be...

How to Prevent Aquarium Fish from Getting Sick

No one can say exactly why fish get sick, but there are things you can do to prevent aquarium illnesses. Here are some tips...
Feeder Fish

Should I Use Feeder Fish to Feed my Fish?

It's a tough call on whether feeders should be fed to larger fish, but here are some tips to using feeder fish in the...

Wall Mounted Aquarium: Is It for You?

Wall mounted fish tanks provide unique and interactive home decor; however, be aware of some of the constraints the thinner, picture frame models pose. Wall...