Animal-World’s Featured Pet of the Week: The Convict Cichlid!

Tweet Animal-World’s Featured Pet for this week is: The Convict Cichlid! Of the aggressive freshwater fish people keep as pets, the Convict CichlidAmatitlania nigrofasciata is among the most popular. They are inexpensive and come in a variety of colors. They are also commonly called Zebra Cichlids. They are from Central America and are one of […]

Zebra Cichlids

January 24, 2012 by  
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Zebra Cichlids“Zebra Cichlids are from Lake Malawi and are rock-dwellers! Also called Mbuna Cichlids, here you can find out about their care!” One of the most popular Lake Malawi Cichlids are the Zebra Cichlids! Zebra Cichlids, or Mbuna Cichlids, are from Lake Malawi in Africa. These are popular cichlids – and they are known for […]

Lake Victoria Cichlids

December 19, 2011 by  
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Lake Victoria Cichlids“Victoria and East/West African Cichlid information, as well as Dwarf Cichlids and Mbipi. Helpful tips on keeping an aquarium with African cichlids!” The Lake Victoria Cichlids have a huge range of differently colored species! The most popular cichlid species are typically from Lake Malawi and Lake Tanganyika, however several other species of African […]

Animal World’s Featured Pet of the Week – The Jack Dempsey Cichlid

September 19, 2011 by  
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Animal-World’s Featured Pet for this week is: The Jack Dempsey Fish! Many people are drawn to keeping cichlids in their aquariums – they are fascinating fish, come in many different colors and sizes, and have a variety of personalities! The Jack Dempsey is one of the most popular of cichlids and is often the cichlid […]