Aquarium Tips

Algae Control for Pond

Algae Control for Pond

It’s not surprising during this time of year that concerns of algae growth in one’s pond are starting to come up more and more. After a long winter and a spring that seemed to go by as fast as a...

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How to Avoid Unwanted Fish Breeding in Your Tank

How to Avoid Unwanted Fish Breeding in Your Tank

You've got your aquarium beautifully balanced to be a healthy environment for the fish you've carefully selected, but you check the tank one day and you notice a number of tiny fry (baby fish) swimming happily around. This will upset...

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Best Freshwater Aquarium Fishes for Beginners

Best Freshwater Aquarium Fishes for Beginners

It can be intimidating to start a new aquarium, and freshwater aquariums are generally less complicated and easier for beginners to manage. Not all fish are the same, however, and some species are better suited for beginners than others. By...

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What To Do When Your Fish Are Always Hiding

What To Do When Your Fish Are Always Hiding

Being a fish and pond owner is all about having the chance to relax and watch your fish enjoy its watery home. However, there is nothing more frustrating than skittish fish. Skittish fish will dart away at the first hint...

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How to Switch a Tank From Freshwater to Saltwater

How to Switch a Tank From Freshwater to Saltwater

Keeping fish can be a rewarding hobby, and when many aquarists first get started they often stick solely with freshwater tanks. Freshwater aquariums are simpler, less expensive and easier to care for, but as your experience grows, you may find...

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How Often Should I Clean My Reptile's Habitat?

How Often Should I Clean My Reptile's Habitat?

All pets deserve a clean place to live, free of rotting food, feces buildup and dangerous bacteria. At the same time, however, cleaning a cage or tank can be stressful and unnerving for a pet reptile, so it is important...

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How To Fight Red Algae In Your Aquarium

How To Fight Red Algae In Your Aquarium

Red Algae, also known as red slime algae, is actually not an algae at all. It is a cyanobacteria. It’s fully photosynthetic, and can be extremely difficult to manage once it gets out of hand. The reason that Red Algae...

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Saltwater Vs. Freshwater Aquarium

Saltwater Vs. Freshwater Aquarium

It’s tough to choose between saltwater and freshwater aquariums. They both come with many advantages and disadvantages.  There are also many differences in terms of setups, costs, maintenance, and types of fish.  This article is intended to inform those aquarium...

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