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Green Swordtail, pretty fish turned resplendent! Green Swordtail, pretty fish turned resplendent!

The beautiful colors of the Green Swordtail are what it’s highly prized for today! The Swordtail has long been an aquarium prize because it’s one of the prettiest fish with a wonderful “sword-like” tail. But the combinations it comes in today are practically unrivaled. There are many wonderful colors and mixtures of colors,... [Read more of this article]

What’s your favorite Livebearing fish? Guppies, Mollies, Platies, or…? What’s your favorite Livebearing fish? Guppies, Mollies, Platies, or…?

Livebearers are by far the most popular freshwater fish, and we all have our favorites! Popular aquarium favorites by far are the Guppy, Molly, Platy and Swordtail fish. There’s no wonder why, as these guys are all very hardy and fairly easy to keep. They come in incredible colors and are pretty small as well, so can be kept in 10 to 20 gallon... [Read more of this article]

Animal-World horizons for 2015, Please help us out! Animal-World horizons for 2015, Please help us out!

Your opinion counts, and we want to know what you think! Will you please help us out? We’ve made our 2015 New Years resolution. Provide the best pet and animal stories and the most interesting news items we find. There’s so much awesome stuff going on, however, that we usually have to pick and choose what to share. It can sometimes be like... [Read more of this article]

Emerald Green Cory, sparkling with iridescence Emerald Green Cory, sparkling with iridescence

Metallic and shimmering, nothing is more striking than an Iridescent Plated Catfish! Looking for a regal beauty, and a bottom cleaner to boot? Go for the Emerald Catfish. Depending on the light, this fish can appear an iridescent blue or an emerald green. The Emerald Green Cory looks like a hefty catfish. Typical of its genus, Corydoras, it has a full... [Read more of this article]

Julii Cory is the cutest little fish, with spots like a Leopard Julii Cory is the cutest little fish, with spots like a Leopard

“Fish with a mission!” Now that most aptly describes these adorable little catfish busily scouring around and vacuuming up the aquarium! What a delight it is to keep a bunch of Julii Cory. These are very beautiful little catfish, but they have no time to pose for a picture. They are very active and much too busy looking for tidbits of food... [Read more of this article]

Silver-tipped Shark, a thrilling fascination for the aquarium Silver-tipped Shark, a thrilling fascination for the aquarium

Dreamed of keeping a small shark? Well then, the Columbian “Silver Tip” Sharks are just the ticket! If it looks like a shark and swims likes a shark, then it must be a shark… right? Well actually, those long barbels and the underslung mouth give away its true identity. The Silver-tipped Shark is actually a Shark Catfish, though a... [Read more of this article]

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