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Understanding Aggressive Fish

Many species of fish are naturally aggressive which can lead to problems with attacks on other fish in the tank That said, this isn’t a reason to avoid these species, though, as many of...
Introducing a new fish species to your tank, beware of aggression

Fish Behavior Basics

Though you may not spend much time playing with your fish, it is important to understand their behavior, just like any pet The way your fish is acting can tell you if he is healthy or sick,...
A coldwater fish may seem lethargic if the water temperature rises

Caring for your Betta Fish

Many people think that they can bring home a Betta fish, dump him into a vase, and forget about him This is simply not true, and probably leads to countless fatalities for Betta fish’ses...
You'll ensure a long lifespan for your Betta fish with a clean tank

Being a New Betta Owner

So you’ve decided you want to become the owner of a beautiful new Betta Fish Before you jump right in, there are a few things you should know about owning a Betta Just like any other pet,...
Aquariums tend to be the ideal habitat for a beautiful Betta fish

Selecting Compatible Fish

Choosing compatible fish for your aquarium is actually quite simple But it does take some research When looking for compatible fish, there are two basic guidelines to keep in mind:...
The fish in an aquarium can live peacefully, if you do your homework

Building a Fish Community

Most new fish owners start with a community tank, where multiple fish species are kept What should you consider as you plan this new community Read on for some tips Start with robust...
Assemble an eclectic and colorful community of fish for your tank

Quick Start Guide

How to Set Up Your Aquarium: Thoroughly rinse aquarium, with water only Do not use detergents or commercial cleansers Place your aquarium on a level and sturdy surface to avoid...
Well-maintained plants in your aquarium will make your fish happier

How to Set Up an Aquarium

Choosing a fish bowl Fish bowls and tanks are available in every shape:  hexagons, globes, bow fronts, corner tanks, corner tanks with a bow front, pedestal tanks, tower and coffee table...
Your fish's aquarium shouldn't be surrounded by too much sunlight