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  • All the details on the proper setup of a suitable living habitat and the best practices for ongoing care of a goldfish. Learn the best techniques to ensure a happy and healthy goldfish for years to come.

    How to Care for Goldfish

    How to Care for Goldfish

    by Kate Daily6

  • Find out what to do if your betta fish looks lonely or bored and whether or not you should worry when your betta lives alone.

    Do Betta Fish Get Lonely and Bored?

    Do Betta Fish Get Lonely and Bored?

    by Eric Dockett0

  • One of the most common questions that people ask when it comes to bettas is, "What's the best betta tank setup?" Review a few different tank setups, and get recommendations for which one to use.

    How to Set up a Betta Tank

    How to Set up a Betta Tank

    by betta addict95

  • Box filters (also known as corner filters), are air-lifted aquarium filters—the oldest type of filtration still sold on the market. Box filters make excellent filters depending on the water volume and bioload of a tank.

    How to Use Box/Corner Filters in an Aquarium

    How to Use Box/Corner Filters in an Aquarium

    by mariekbloch5

  • Here is a list of the most common species of tropical aquarium fish, organized by type. Learning everything you can about freshwater fish needs and behaviors will help you better manage your aquarium and keep your fish happy and healthy.

    10 Types of Freshwater Tropical Aquarium Fish

    10 Types of Freshwater Tropical Aquarium Fish

    by Eric Dockett0

  • Learn why caring for a freshwater aquarium is rewarding and educational for kids, plus discover which tanks are right for children and how the whole family can learn from a fish tank.

    Educational Benefits of Aquarium Care for Kids

    Educational Benefits of Aquarium Care for Kids

    by Eric Dockett1

  • It’s a bummer when your betta dies and you don't know why. Here are some of the common causes of premature betta death and what you can possibly do to prevent them.

    Top 6 Reasons Betta Fish Die

    Top 6 Reasons Betta Fish Die

    by Eric Dockett73

  • There are many pleco species in the world. There are all different types and colors of pleco, and they have all different personalities. Review some of the popular species to see which one might be right for you.

    How to Choose the Right Plecostomus (Pleco)

    How to Choose the Right Plecostomus (Pleco)

    by FishAreFriends15

  • Small aquaponics will change the way you look at your aquarium! With just a few modifications, any fish tank can produce fresh fruits and veggies!

    The Basics of Small Aquaponics

    The Basics of Small Aquaponics

    by Zach0

  • Have you ever wanted to build your own aquarium from scratch? Well, in this article I will tell you exactly how you can take on this DIY project!

    How to Build Your Own Acrylic Aquarium

    How to Build Your Own Acrylic Aquarium

    by Don Colfax7

  • Here are some of the best fish that eat snails you might consider adding to your freshwater aquarium. They may be able to help you clean up your pest snail problem, or they could just make cool additions to your tropical fish tank.

    Freshwater Fish That Eat Snails

    Freshwater Fish That Eat Snails

    by Eric Dockett1

  • The Siamese fighting fish, more commonly known as the betta fish, is one of the most popular aquarium fishes kept today. Many myths surround the betta fish, which can lead to improper care and premature death. Find out how to properly care for your betta.

    Fish Care: Siamese Fighting Fish (Betta)

    Fish Care: Siamese Fighting Fish (Betta)

    by finatics16

  • Buying a second hand fish tanks is an affordable way to get into the fish keeping hobby. Old tanks must be cleaned before fish can be introduced, and most cleaning products are not suitable for this purpose. Read on to find out how to clean your new tank naturally and safely.

    How to Safely Clean a Second Hand Fish Tank or Aquarium

    How to Safely Clean a Second Hand Fish Tank or Aquarium

    by Hope Alexander25

  • Wet pets, especially fish, are not the most robust pets in the world. However, some are more robust than others, and there are ways to increase your fishy friends' chances of survival.

    Are There Any Fish That Don't Die so Easily?

    Are There Any Fish That Don't Die so Easily?

    by RenaSherwood0

  • Guppies make wonderful pets. This versatile fish also provides a good challenge for people who want to breed for the show ring. Either way, the wonderfully complex world of guppies starts with picking out the right fish.

    How to Choose Your First Guppies

    How to Choose Your First Guppies

    by Jana Louise Smit0

  • Aquarium setups can be expensive; just ask any aquarist. The tank, decorations, gravel, tank stand, filter, heater, and lighting add up and are often over 10 times the cost of the animals living in it (closer to 20 times in most cases). Here are...

    Cheap Alternatives to an Aquarium Setup

    Cheap Alternatives to an Aquarium Setup

    by mariekbloch2

  • Eliminating Cyanobacteria from an aquarium is not a hard process, but it does take some patience. Quick antibiotic fixes only leave the tank vulnerable to future algae blooms and destroy the beneficial algae that has settled in the aquarium. This step-by-step method will help you treat the bacteria at the source and prevent future outbreaks.

    Removing Cyanobacteria From the Aquarium

    Removing Cyanobacteria From the Aquarium

    by Everyday Green9

  • You may find your aquarium gets murky a few weeks after you have changed the water. This guide details four steps to help keep your aquarium clean all the time and achieve a steady ecological state.

    How to Keep Your Aquarium Crystal Clear at All Times

    How to Keep Your Aquarium Crystal Clear at All Times

    by Lori1Kng14

  • Freshwater catfish comes in all shapes and sizes. You could get a school of 2-inch cory cats or a single foot-long pleco. Check out all the different possibilities right here!

    Types of Freshwater Catfish for Aquariums

    Types of Freshwater Catfish for Aquariums

    by Everyday Green3

  • Here is a list of supplies and accessories including everything you need to keep a betta fish happy and healthy. Give your betta fish a great home!

    Betta Fish Supplies List

    Betta Fish Supplies List

    by Eric Dockett32

  • The Siamese fighting fish, or betta, is a beautiful, solitary creature that gets quite nippy with other fish. But there are some species of fish that can cohabitate with bettas in a community tank. Here is a comprehensive guide to finding other fish that can live with bettas.

    13 Safe and Compatible Betta Fish Tank Mates

    13 Safe and Compatible Betta Fish Tank Mates

    by Sam Mendoran0

  • A new fish tanks needs to go through a cycling process to establish biological filtration before it can be stocked with fish. A slow source of ammonia, usually in the form of a starter fish, is provided to establish populations of beneficial nitrogen fixing baxter. The bacteria convert ammonia to nitrite, then nitrite to nitrate so that when the aquarium is fully cycled the two toxic fish waste products will be undetectable.

    How to Cycle Your New Fish Tank

    How to Cycle Your New Fish Tank

    by aa lite2

  • Learn how and when betta fish sleep and discover a few ways you can make your betta’s tank more sleep-friendly so he can get all the rest he needs.

    Do Betta Fish Sleep?

    Do Betta Fish Sleep?

    by Eric Dockett3

  • Whether you want a new look for your aquarium or a healthy alternative for your fish, gravel replacement can be tricky. This article will help explain how to go about the process.

    How to Safely Replace Aquarium Gravel

    How to Safely Replace Aquarium Gravel

    by mariekbloch1

  • Koi are just fish—so all you need is water, food and some device that cleans the tank, right? Well, not entirely. Koi may be small, but they come with big needs. Here's a look at what you need to know before purchasing your first fish.

    What You Need to Know Before Buying Your First Pet Koi

    What You Need to Know Before Buying Your First Pet Koi

    by Jana Louise Smit0

  • This in-depth but layman-friendly article is intended to educate a first-time aquarium hobbyist on how to successfully set up and maintain their first working saltwater reef aquarium.

    How to Set Up a Saltwater Marine Reef Aquarium

    How to Set Up a Saltwater Marine Reef Aquarium

    by James Bowden6

  • Making fish food couldn't be easier! It's time to free yourself of commercial fish food flakes and start creating your own natural alternative. Homemade fish food is not far away!

    How to Make Your Own Fish Food

    How to Make Your Own Fish Food

    by Zach10

  • Hermit crabs make wonderful pets with proper care. Before purchasing a hermit crab for your children, learn more about hermit crab care and pet store marketing ploys so that you can find a pet that will be good for your child.

    Why Hermit Crabs May Not Be Good Pets for Kids

    Why Hermit Crabs May Not Be Good Pets for Kids

    by fritteritter24

  • Here’s a list of the 20 most colorful aquarium fish. Learn about vibrant community fish and large colorful fish so you can make the best choice when stocking unique fish for your tropical tank.

    20 Most Colorful Freshwater Aquarium Fish

    20 Most Colorful Freshwater Aquarium Fish

    by Eric Dockett1

  • This article will go over what you need to know if you want to have a fahaka pufferfish in your aquarium.

    How to Keep a Fahaka Puffer

    How to Keep a Fahaka Puffer

    by That FishLady2

  • Setting up a freshwater aquarium is not as hard as you might think! Need some helpful advice? Are you new to this hobby but need a few starter tips? Whether you're a beginner or an aquarium enthusiast, you've come to the right place!

    How to Start a Freshwater Tropical Aquarium

    How to Start a Freshwater Tropical Aquarium

    by Dana Stamps8

  • Koi fish move in their own watery world, unaware of how they affect the humans who gaze upon them. From soulful peace to mental strength, these fish offer their keepers an amazing array of benefits.

    Top 5 Benefits You'll Get From Owning Pet Koi

    Top 5 Benefits You'll Get From Owning Pet Koi

    by Jana Louise Smit0

  • Praised as a gentle and friendly breed, the Platy is a perfect starter fish for anyone setting up an aquarium. But what do you do when one of your fish becomes aggressive?

    Platy Problems: Dealing With a Bully

    Platy Problems: Dealing With a Bully

    by Pollyanna Jones8

  • One of the banes of any fish-keeper's life (and perhaps one of the joys, too) is putting together a tank of fish that don't slaughter each other. Large cichlids, such as Jack Dempseys and Oscar fish, are particularly difficult.

    Can a Jack Dempsey and an Oscar Fish Live Together?

    Can a Jack Dempsey and an Oscar Fish Live Together?

    by Bunniez1

  • "Planted aquariums are living works of art." This is a beginner's guide to planted aquarium setup, including substrate, water, filters, heating, cooling, light, hardscape, aeration, CO2, and more.

    The Basics of a Planted Aquarium

    The Basics of a Planted Aquarium

    by Richard Brown5

  • Aquariums have developed the reputation of being murky, algae-covered death traps for fish. However, if you plan ahead, you can set up your aquarium so that all it requires is a few minutes a week (or even every two weeks) of your attention.

    Tips for a Low-Maintenance Fish Tank

    Tips for a Low-Maintenance Fish Tank

    by Katelyn Weel18

  • With beautiful finnage and a relatively gentle temperament, synodontis catfish are omnivorous scavengers that will eat algae, pellets, flakes and even live food. Some people regard synodontis as being rabid killers, but if kept with larger cichlids, they do quite well.

    How to Care for Synodontis Aquarium Catfish

    How to Care for Synodontis Aquarium Catfish

    by Bunniez1

  • Learn how to buy the best, most comfortable seashells for your pet hermit crabs. This shell selection advice will save you from spending money on hermit crab shells that are never used.

    How to Choose Hermit Crab Shells by Shape and Size

    How to Choose Hermit Crab Shells by Shape and Size

    by fritteritter28

  • Why is it that a 10-gallon tank can be $10 or $15, a 20-gallon is around $40, and a 30-gallon tank is $70+ (at the lowest prices available)? If an aquarium is $10 for 10 gallons, shouldn't the 20-gallon tank be $20, and so forth? Get an explanation of aquarium pricing in this article.

    Why Are Glass Aquariums so Expensive?

    Why Are Glass Aquariums so Expensive?

    by mariekbloch6

  • Learn how to choose the best fish for your small tank and better understand the needs of your aquarium's inhabitants.

    Best Fish for a Small Tank

    Best Fish for a Small Tank

    by Eric Dockett21

  • Find out how important a heater, light and filter are for your freshwater tropical fish tank. Learn about the different types of filtration, the best temperature for your tank and more.

    Do Tropical Fish Need a Heater, Filter and Light?

    Do Tropical Fish Need a Heater, Filter and Light?

    by Eric Dockett2

  • Algae is a normal part of any aquarium ecosystem, but it has to be kept in small quantities for other living things to thrive in the same environment. That's why you need to add some algae-eaters to your tank to make sure that the algae doesn't spread too much.

    Aquarium-Cleaning Fish

    Aquarium-Cleaning Fish

    by Ben Martin0

  • Large rocks in aquariums is something that usually scares people. But don't worry. With the proper preparation, you can add them with ease.

    Rocks in Aquariums: A Fish Guide

    Rocks in Aquariums: A Fish Guide

    by Zach2

  • Aquascaping is a delightful aspect of the aquarium world. Practiced by experts and novices alike, all it takes is a few plants and an understanding of what they need to thrive.

    How to Take Care of Live Plants in Your Aquarium

    How to Take Care of Live Plants in Your Aquarium

    by Jana Louise Smit0

  • If your freshwater tank is starting to turn green, it's time for an algae eater fish clean up crew. Here are some of the best freshwater algae eaters out there and a section on shrimp and snails!

    Freshwater Algae Eater Fish That Can Clean Your Tank

    Freshwater Algae Eater Fish That Can Clean Your Tank

    by Everyday Green3

  • There is much debate over the pros versus the cons of keeping a substrate-free aquarium. Here are some tips to keeping a bare-bottom tank and still reap the benefits of an aquarium with substrate.

    Tips for Keeping a Bare-Bottom Tank

    Tips for Keeping a Bare-Bottom Tank

    by Deborah Minter1

  • This article will briefly touch on the genetics of angelfish and how to tell different sub-species apart. It will also discuss physical attributes and quality attributes of species, along with how to sex fish, breed them, and care for their fry. Learn how to set up a breeding program for profit.

    Selective Breeding and Genetics for Angelfish

    Selective Breeding and Genetics for Angelfish

    by David Stillwell11

  • When choosing a fish that's beautiful and easy to care for, the betta fish is a popular choice for all hobbyists. Common misconceptions about keeping these lovely pets have led to a belief that these fish are frail and hard to keep. It's time to bust the myth and lay down the facts once and for all.

    The Bare Basics of Betta Fish Keeping

    The Bare Basics of Betta Fish Keeping

    by Megan Nelson6

  • The violet goby, sometimes called the dragonfish, is a beautiful, eel-like fish that lives in brackish waters. They make wonderful pets, but require a bit of preparation before you bring them home.

    How to Care for a Violet Goby (Dragonfish)

    How to Care for a Violet Goby (Dragonfish)

    by Melissa Flagg COA OSC17

  • Goldfish aren't for everyone, but luckily there are a ton of unique aquarium animals out there for people with more adventurous tastes.

    Unique Home Aquarium Animals

    Unique Home Aquarium Animals

    by Arthur Thares1

  • Can't keep your fish alive? The problem may be your tank setup. This article will show you how to set up a beautiful aquarium with that takes very little maintenance.

    How to Set up a Fish Tank: A Beginner's Guide

    How to Set up a Fish Tank: A Beginner's Guide

    by Marty Andersen0

  • Learn how to choose the best fish for your 10-gallon freshwater tank setup and make smart choices when stocking your aquarium.

    Best Fish for a 10-Gallon Tank Setup

    Best Fish for a 10-Gallon Tank Setup

    by Eric Dockett145

  • To ensure the health and well being of your freshwater tropical fish, it is important that you select species that are compatible with each other and that your aquarium is set up and ready for your fish before you bring it home. Find out how to prepare for your new fish with this article.

    How to Buy Freshwater Aquarium Fish (With Community Tank Ideas)

    How to Buy Freshwater Aquarium Fish (With Community Tank Ideas)

    by Marty Andersen15

  • This article is a new fish keeper's guide to five of the best fish and five of the worst fish you can choose to start your aquarium. Some of the fish listed as worst may surprise you!

    The Best and Worst Beginner Fish for Your Aquarium

    The Best and Worst Beginner Fish for Your Aquarium

    by Elliott-Scates59

  • Nothing compares to successfully breeding your own koi. This rewarding activity requires certain conditions. When you know the steps, have the equipment and the time, you'll soon have a bunch of adorable koi babies.

    Koi Breeding 101

    Koi Breeding 101

    by Jana Louise Smit0

  • Learn how to choose the best fish for your 20-gallon freshwater tank and get some stocking ideas when it comes to which kinds of fish and aquarium critters to consider.

    10 Best Fish for a 20-Gallon Tank

    10 Best Fish for a 20-Gallon Tank

    by Eric Dockett18

  • This article will help you demystify the process of setting up your own marine reef aquarium. If you already have experience keeping a freshwater aquarium, then this guide will help you get ready for the ultimate challenge in fish-keeping.

    How to Set Up Your First Marine Reef Aquarium

    How to Set Up Your First Marine Reef Aquarium

    by Amar Salvi10

  • Every aquarium has a nitrogen cycle. How well it is managed determines the difference between a healthy tank or dead fish. Here's how to give your pets the best quality water and a happy life.

    How to Maintain an Aquarium's Nitrogen Cycle

    How to Maintain an Aquarium's Nitrogen Cycle

    by Jana Louise Smit0

  • Healthy fish fry swim normally, like these Blue Ram fish fry from http://www.ventralfins.com Fish breeders will notice that healthy fry swim about in the tank from the moment they become free swimming. Other fish fry sink to the bottom and slide...

    Belly-Sliding Fish Fry: What Does It Mean?

    Belly-Sliding Fish Fry: What Does It Mean?

    by Bunniez3

  • Most experts will tell you that ammonia is one of the compounds in the aquarium that will build to levels where it will kill fish. While it is true that ammonia can be very toxic when found in the aquarium, how deadly it actually becomes depends on independent water characteristics.

    How Much Ammonia Is Toxic to Fish? (Ammonia Levels in Fish Tanks)

    How Much Ammonia Is Toxic to Fish? (Ammonia Levels in Fish Tanks)

    by blueram854

  • The Amazon is the second-largest river in the world. It's home to over 2,100 species of fish, with more being discovered each year. It is a very diverse habitat. Learn how to take a tiny piece of this magnificent river home.

    How to Create a Natural Amazon River-Themed Aquarium

    How to Create a Natural Amazon River-Themed Aquarium

    by FishAreFriends6

  • Fish TB is a real thing and is transmissible to humans. This disease manifests in species that are common and popular in home aquariums. Therefore, it's important to understand this condition, it's symptoms and how to prevent or treat an outbreak.

    Can I Catch Tuberculosis From My Pet Fish?

    Can I Catch Tuberculosis From My Pet Fish?

    by Jana Louise Smit3

  • Did you know something as simple as a goldfish can live past forty years of age and reach over a foot in length? Here's the how-to's of keeping tropical fish in an ethical manner.

    The Ethical Issues of Keeping Tropical Fish

    The Ethical Issues of Keeping Tropical Fish

    by Theophanes Avery10

  • Learn about proper betta fish tank size and setup so you know the right and wrong ways to care for this beautiful tropical fish!

    Betta Fish Tank Setup Ideas

    Betta Fish Tank Setup Ideas

    by Eric Dockett1

  • The aquarium hobby is a wonderful one, but for beginners there are a lot of problems that you can run into. Algae overgrowth and excess fish food can be the most common problems that you'll often face. Learn what fish tank inhabitants you can include to help keep these issues under control.

    The Best Bottom Feeders for Cleaning Your Aquarium Fish Tank

    The Best Bottom Feeders for Cleaning Your Aquarium Fish Tank

    by skyshooter6

  • It doesn't matter if you're new to the pet fish world or an old hat starting up a new tank: The biggest decision you need to make is which kind of fish to keep. Learn about setting up a freshwater tank.

    How to Choose Fish for a Freshwater Tank

    How to Choose Fish for a Freshwater Tank

    by octaviaslady78

  • Learn how to easily and successfully start and keep a freshwater fish tank, as well as how to avoid some common mistakes that many beginners make.

    How to Start a Freshwater Fish Tank

    How to Start a Freshwater Fish Tank

    by Cholee Clay0

  • The hobby of keeping koi can be complicated. Luckily, you don't need the skills of a French chef to keep your koi happy and healthy.

    How to Feed Adult Koi Fish

    How to Feed Adult Koi Fish

    by Jana Louise Smit0

  • Often overlooked as a choice in the aquarium, white cloud mountain minnows are very lively, enjoyable pets to keep. Learn how to care for them, from housing to feeding to tank mates.

    Fish Care: White Cloud Mountain Minnows

    Fish Care: White Cloud Mountain Minnows

    by finatics66

  • These small bottom-dwelling fish are loads of fun, but they are sometimes a bit tricky to care for. I offer information on feeding, tank requirements, and more based on my own experience.

    Caring for the Freshwater Bumblebee Goby

    Caring for the Freshwater Bumblebee Goby

    by Zach7

  • There are many low-cost filtration systems available for 10-gallon aquariums. Which one is right for you depends on the type of fish you have and the amount of maintenance you wish to perform.

    Best Aquarium Filters for 10-Gallon Fish Tanks

    Best Aquarium Filters for 10-Gallon Fish Tanks

    by Marty Andersen2

  • Experimenting with a self-sustaining food chain in a large or small aquarium can be rewarding and may save you time and effort. Algae, plants, small creatures like daphnia and planarians, snails, freshwater shrimp, and certain fish can comprise a food chain that sustains itself in the long term.

    How to Make a Self-Sustaining Aquarium

    How to Make a Self-Sustaining Aquarium

    by WiseLoris0

  • Looking for great saltwater fish for your home aquarium? Here are the top ten based on sales in the United States! Don't be surprised to find your friends from "Finding Nemo" on the list!

    10 Great Saltwater Fish for the Home Aquarium

    10 Great Saltwater Fish for the Home Aquarium

    by Everyday Green2

  • Paradise fish are attractive fish that are easy to breed, even for the novice aquarium keeper.

    How to Breed Paradise Fish

    How to Breed Paradise Fish

    by I Ramjohn28

  • Fish experts recommend nothing smaller than a 2.5-gallon tank for a betta fish. Do the right thing and set up a proper, heated, filtered, humane habitat for your betta. Fishbowls, wall pockets, cups, and vases are too small and will lead to a depressed, sickly fish with a short life span.

    Betta Fish in Bowls: Just Say No!

    Betta Fish in Bowls: Just Say No!

    by SmartAndFun19

  • The most popular types of pet shrimp are cherry, ghost, and blue shrimp. These little guys are great little cleaners and will spend every waking hour exploring your tank.

    Keeping Freshwater Cherry Red Shrimp as Pets

    Keeping Freshwater Cherry Red Shrimp as Pets

    by expectus65

  • Learn how to choose the perfect freshwater tropical aquarium for your home. Beginners will get advice on the best tank size, location, stocking and more. Keeping a tropical fish tank is a rewarding hobby, and taking the time to plan and research your new aquarium will help you achieve success.

    How to Choose the Best Aquarium for Your Home

    How to Choose the Best Aquarium for Your Home

    by Eric Dockett1

  • Fish possess more cognitive capabilities than is commonly believed. There are a great deal of complex behaviors fish show, but in this article, we're going to focus on problem solving, memory, and learning, as well as describing some complex behaviors these animals exhibit.

    Fish Intelligence: The Mastermind Behind Your Aquarium Glass

    Fish Intelligence: The Mastermind Behind Your Aquarium Glass

    by finatics14

  • People have loved aquariums for ages, but for those new to the hobby, it is important to know how to properly care for any creature before you bring it into your home. Keeping fish is not as simple as providing food and water.

    12 Aquarium Tips for Beginners

    12 Aquarium Tips for Beginners

    by Kate H0

  • These days saltwater fishkeeping is a whole new art thanks to more information on the nitrogen cycle, flow rates, additives, and lighting needs, especially for sedentary invertebrates like sea anemones and soft corals.

    How to Set Up a Nano-Reef Tank

    How to Set Up a Nano-Reef Tank

    by animallife17

  • When it's time to decide how to decorate your fish tank, be sure you consider a few key factors so that you know that the atmosphere that you create will make both you and the fish happy.

    How to Pick Decorations for a Fish Tank

    How to Pick Decorations for a Fish Tank

    by landocheese1

  • Are you the proud guardian of a fish? Looking for that special name but don't know where to start? Here's a fun list of 500+ names for any type of fish—goldfish, betta, tropical. From traditional names to obscure names, you're sure to find one here.

    500+ Cool and Creative Fish Names for Goldfish and Bettas

    500+ Cool and Creative Fish Names for Goldfish and Bettas

    by Layne Holmes3

  • You've set up a new fish tank and now you're interested in adding live plants. Here's a guide to aquatics plants that are easy to grow and care for to add oxygen and beauty to your tank.

    Low-Light Aquarium Plants for Beginners

    Low-Light Aquarium Plants for Beginners

    by eveliens10

  • Learn which fish are best for your 55-gallon tank and how to make smart choices when stocking your freshwater aquarium.

    Best Fish for a 55-Gallon Tank

    Best Fish for a 55-Gallon Tank

    by Eric Dockett4

  • You've just found a new fish for your aquarium? Great! Then it’s time for you to start looking into cute or funny fish names for your new finned friend!

    60 Funny Fish Names

    60 Funny Fish Names

    by Tatiana20

  • This article contains all of the information you want to know about owning a pet shark including where to buy your shark, what size tank you will need and what you should know before making a purchase of this magnitude.

    How to Buy and Care for a Pet Shark

    How to Buy and Care for a Pet Shark

    by Everyday Green3

  • It's easy to hatch baby koi. Raising them is a different horse. The first-time koi breeder must consider the constraints of time, finances and culling. This article is an introduction to the realities of dealing with fry and their diet.

    Feeding Suggestions for Baby Koi (Newborn to Three Months)

    Feeding Suggestions for Baby Koi (Newborn to Three Months)

    by Jana Louise Smit0

  • There are many different options for decorating a fish tank. How can you be sure that what you are adding is appropriate for your fish? This article should answer all your questions.

    How to Decorate Your Fish Tank: Dos and Don'ts

    How to Decorate Your Fish Tank: Dos and Don'ts

    by Alex76

  • It can be difficult to keep aquatic plants with goldfish. Here is a selection of live plants that can be placed in the aquarium with goldfish. These water plants will help keep fins happy.

    The Best Aquatic Plants for Goldfish

    The Best Aquatic Plants for Goldfish

    by Deborah Minter0

  • When raising small fish fry, the first challenge you'll run into is one that involves feeding invisible food to invisible fish. The first kind of food young fry of small fish species need is called infusoria. Learn how to culture it in this article.

    How to Make Infusoria for Fry (Baby Fish)

    How to Make Infusoria for Fry (Baby Fish)

    by Bunniez5

  • Goldfish are the most popular aquarium fish worldwide. There are actually numerous varieties of goldfish—over 120. They range from common varieties to fancy types. Whether they are common or fancy, all goldfish are great aquarium fish.

    Goldfish Varieties: A Brief Look at Some of the Many Types

    Goldfish Varieties: A Brief Look at Some of the Many Types

    by Eternal Evolution1

  • What is the best fish to keep in a fishbowl? Did you know Goldfish are one of the worst fish to keep in a fishbowl? Find out why and learn how to keep fish healthy in a small tank or bowl.

    What Is the Best Fish to Keep in a Fishbowl?

    What Is the Best Fish to Keep in a Fishbowl?

    by Marty Andersen0

  • Proper lighting is an important factor in creating a successful and easy to maintain planted aquarium. Using the right color of light in your aquarium will make lush, healthy plants and reduce algae.

    Lighting for a Planted Aquarium

    Lighting for a Planted Aquarium

    by Richard Brown3

  • The indoor koi pond comes with several caveats. If taken into consideration, 'house' koi can give their owner a lifetime of pleasure.

    Can I Keep My Koi Fish Inside?

    Can I Keep My Koi Fish Inside?

    by Jana Louise Smit0

  • You are in for a real surprise if you just got a green spotted puffer fish from Wal-Mart or pet store, thinking that these cool fish are just like any other fish, right? WRONG! My experience has been that these fish are very intelligent.

    Green Spotted Puffer Fish

    Green Spotted Puffer Fish

    by BigFish1545

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CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
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Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
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MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
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Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
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OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
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ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)