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Changing the Water – Cleaning the Tank

Bright colorful fish swimming vigorously in a tank can be a great addition to any home and is usually the reason many of us choose fish as pets Unfortunately, fish tanks accumulate grime...
A large colorful pet fish swimming in a clean freshwater aquarium. It's good to know how to clean fish tank.

Understanding Aquarium Filtration

To properly establish the water in your fish tank, you'll need to take several important factors into consideration Specifically, the water must be: The right temperature Free of...
Small orange fish swimming in a tank with an aquarium filtration system

Preparing Your Pond and Fish for Winter

Winter weather means looking out for your fish as well as their environment Preparing your pond will ensure that the inhabitants have the best chance of survival until warmer weather...
A group of exotic pet fish, swimming in their outdoor pond during winter

Planning Your Pond

Creating a beautiful pond in your yard—complete with fish, a fountain, a waterfall, water lilies and other plants—is as rewarding as it is challenging The pond is an interactive part...
A school of pet fish in an outdoor pond, gathering to feed on food

How to Keep Your Pond Safe from Predators

Though your suburban backyard may seem like a safe haven from predatory wild animals, it is in fact a habitat for much more than the fish in your pond Many animals are willing and capable...
A pair of pet fish who may be vulnerable to outdoor predators

Constructing Your Own Backyard Pond

A garden pond can add a lot to any backyard, providing a beautiful, relaxing respite and a habitat for larger fish If you build it yourself, you can make your pond look exactly how you like...
A water garden thoughtfully designed to be habitat for pet fish

Choosing the Right Aquarium Tank

Choosing an aquarium tank for your fish can be a difficult task Not only do you have to match the size and type of tank to your fish, but you must make sure that the aquarium fits your...
A freshwater aquarium filled with plants