Freshwater

Planting Your Freshwater Aquarium: How to Succeed at Growing Healthy Aquatic Plants

Even though there are a wide variety of plants available, some may not be suitable for your tank because of the environment you created. Plants...

Lighting for Freshwater Aquarium Plants

Grow healthy live aquarium plants in a freshwater aquarium by choosing aquarium lighting that suits the needs of aquatic vegetation. Decorating with an aquarium? A...

Electric Yellow Cichlid Care and Breeding

A Moderately Aggressive Freshwater Fish from Lake Malawi, also known as a Lemon Yellow Lab or Yellow Prince, the Electric Yellow Cichlid is popular...

Blue Dolphin Cichlid Care and Breeding

Also known as the Humphead Cichlid or Malawi Dolphin, this fish is popular due to its bright blue coloring and ability to share an...

How to Set up an African Cichlid Aquarium

Setting up an aquarium for African Cichlids requires the use of buffers and salt additives for healthy fish and enhanced colors. Rockery helps reduce...

Best Companion Animals for Betta Fish

Bettas are aggressive, but there are a wide variety of fish and aquatic animals that are known to be good "betta tank mates" or...

Things to Consider Before Setting Up a Planted Aquarium

Planted aquariums are fun and a great outlet for creativity. But before adding plants to an aquarium, there are considerations to be taken into...
Snails

Removing Snails from the Freshwater Aquarium

At one point or another many aquarists are surprised to find a colony of snails threatening to overrun their aquariums. Snails seemingly come out...

Caring for Baby Fish

When fish decide to breed, special care needs to be taken for the sake of the fish fry. Giving baby fish their own aquarium...

Choosing the Right Freshwater Fish Food

Purchasing fish food can be a confusing ordeal, especially when confronted with the multitude of fish foods on the market. When it comes to choosing...