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,...

Keeping the South American Puffer (a.k.a. as Amazon Puffer)

South American Puffers are an active fish that can be easily kept in a community fish tank. The South American Puffer, (scientific name Colomesus Asellus)...

Synodontis Petricola, the Dwarf Catfish

Perhaps one of the more surprising tankmates for African cichlids and other large fish, Synodontis Petricola are cute, shy, and good-natured. Easily one of the...

Are Neon Tetras Right for My Aquarium?

The Neon Tetra (Paracheirodon innesi), is a peaceful fish that is ideal for community aquariums. These schooling fish grow to be 4 cm, and...

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...