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

January 12, 2015 by  
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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

January 7, 2015 by  
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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]

Breeding Bettas Part 3: Raising Betta Fry and Care

November 20, 2014 by  
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Breeding Bettas Part 3: Raising Betta Fry and Care Breeding Bettas Part 3: Raising Betta Fry and Care

Your gorgeous breeding pair of Siamese Fighting Fish has spawned and the eggs are hatching; now it’s time for the grand finale! Spawning the Betta Splendens is an awesome achievement! If your just getting started, selecting the best healthy specimens of the type of betta you want to breed is discussed in Breeding Bettas Part 1, Selecting and... [Read more of this article]

Breeding Bettas Part 2: Five Steps for Spawning Bettas

November 12, 2014 by  
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Breeding Bettas Part 2: Five Steps for Spawning Bettas Breeding Bettas Part 2: Five Steps for Spawning Bettas

Male Betta with Bubble Nest Betta Splendens are gorgeous fish that are fun and easy to breed! Breeding Bettas is fun and easy with just a few basic steps. Both the commonly available “veil tail” Siamese Fighting Fish and show quality specimens will spawn equally well. Select healthy specimens of the type of betta you want. The tail fin types... [Read more of this article]

Breeding Bettas Part 1: Selecting and Sexing for the Perfect Pair

November 5, 2014 by  
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Breeding Bettas Part 1: Selecting and Sexing for the Perfect Pair Breeding Bettas Part 1: Selecting and Sexing for the Perfect Pair

Veil Tail Betta Siamese Fighting Fish come in all the colors of the rainbow and are beautifully accented with graceful flowing fins! Bettas Splendens are found in homes everywhere. They are kept by aquarists of all experience levels and only goldfish are more popular. Yet even though they aren’t found in as many forms as goldfish, their colors... [Read more of this article]

Looking for a Fright? 8 Scariest Animals on Earth

Looking for a Fright? 8 Scariest Animals on Earth Looking for a Fright? 8 Scariest Animals on Earth

Mohave Desert Sidewinder Halloween witches, ghosts, and goblins are truly frightening, but what scares you the most? Do vampires or snakes strike fear in your heart? Do you find yourself with an adrenaline rush from sharks? Or maybe you stop cold in your tracks from creatures like bats, spiders, and rats? Scary animals can have sharp teeth and claws... [Read more of this article]

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