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...

Ideal Water Temperature for Betta Fish

Bettas are the new goldfish. By that general remark, it should be pointed out that they have replaced the niche that people have often associated...

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...

Dinosaur Bichir: Care and Feeding for the Polypterus Senegalus Fish

The Polypterus Senegalus, sometimes called the Senegal Birchir, Reed Fish, Dinosaur Eel, or Swamp Dragon, is not your garden variety aquarium fish. With their...

Maintenance of Salt Water Tanks

So you've bought and set up your salt water tank, that's great, but the work doesn't stop there. The maintenance of salt water tanks...