Freshwater Pets

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Freshwater Aquarium Snails

Aquatic snails are a great addition to any freshwater tank. They work hard to clean the aquarium by feeding on algae, fish waste, and other debris. Snails are pretty to look at too, and you can't have a serious aquarium without them.

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Why You Should Not Keep a Betta Fish in a Bowl

There are many misconceptions about betta fish, one of them being that a fishbowl is the best habitat for them. If properly taken care of, they can live from 3 to 5 years. This article will explain why bettas should not live in a bowl or vase and offer some other helpful tips.

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Koi Breeding 101

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.

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Should I Join a Koi Club?

When people share a passion, they like to gather and talk about it. A novice koi keeper is no different. At one point, they wonder about reaching out to a club or continue learning about their new pets on their own. Here are some of the benefits and drawbacks of joining a koi clan.

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The Bare Basics of Betta Fish Keeping

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.

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How to Care for Goldfish

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.