Nano Tank Stocking Guide for Reef, Saltwater and Freshwater Aquariums

Nano Tank Stocking Guide for Reef, Saltwater and Freshwater Aquariums Nano Tank Stocking Guide for Reef, Saltwater and Freshwater Aquariums

Fish Selection Guide for Nano Tanks 10+ general rules for stocking the nano aquarium. For the best success, follow these suggestions when you are selecting fish for the nano aquarium, whether you plan on keeping a freshwater, saltwater, or a mini-reef tank. Considering the nano tank’s small size, the first and most important rule when stocking... [Read more of this article]

Is Your Betta sick? Here’s What to Do

Is Your Betta sick? Here’s What to Do Is Your Betta sick? Here’s What to Do

Siamese Fighting Fish Betta Fish Care: Lists of Symptoms, Diseases and Cures. Betta fish, also known as Siamese Fighting Fish, originated from small ponds and rivers of Thailand and Cambodia. They are primarily carnivorous surface feeders and can live up to four years in captivity. Poor water quality inside their tank increases their susceptibility... [Read more of this article]

6 Tips for Picking Your First Aquarium Fish

6 Tips for Picking Your First Aquarium Fish 6 Tips for Picking Your First Aquarium Fish

Learn how to start your aquarium! Freshwater Aquarium Basics The right aquarium fish can make all the difference. Here’s 6 great tips to help you choose the best beginner fish as you embark on your aquarium keeping adventure! Choosing your first aquarium fish may seem like a daunting task for a beginner. However, with a little research, you will... [Read more of this article]

Striped Rafael Catfish, nicest “thorny” catfish pokes in on Animal-World

April 2, 2014 by  
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Striped Rafael Catfish, nicest “thorny” catfish pokes in on Animal-World Striped Rafael Catfish, nicest “thorny” catfish pokes in on Animal-World

The Striped Rafael Catfish will be quite prickly if touched, but it is a darn nice fellow with a very pleasant attitude! Despite its thorny protection, the Striped Rafael Catfish is a peaceful, friendly companion towards its tank mates. That is at least towards the one that are big enough that they don’t look like food! This fellow is moderately... [Read more of this article]

Aquarium Fish Get Mean, Meet the Bad Guys

Aquarium Fish Get Mean, Meet the Bad Guys Aquarium Fish Get Mean, Meet the Bad Guys

Red-bellied Piranha. Photo © Animal-World: Courtesy Jonas Hansel Bad guys come in all shapes and sizes. Sometimes even fish that are considered great community members can get mean! There are several aquarium fish species which are known to exhibit aggressive behavior. One of the important causes of aggressive behavior inside the tank is attributed... [Read more of this article]

Spotted Rafael Catfish, talking spotted spectacle on Animal-World

March 27, 2014 by  
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Spotted Rafael Catfish, talking spotted spectacle on Animal-World Spotted Rafael Catfish, talking spotted spectacle on Animal-World

Not only is the Spotted Rafael a looker, but this catfish can talk! The Spotted Rafael Catfish is a hardy fellow with a striking pattern of white spots on black. This spotted white-on-black design makes it very attractive and desirable. The spotting is quite variable with big spots, little spots, and even a few spots fusing into bars, and no two catfish... [Read more of this article]

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