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How to Tell If Your Fish Is Pregnant

How to Tell If Your Fish Is Pregnant

A pregnant fish may not be as easy to spot as you may think. While most livebearing fish show the telltale bulging belly, in some fish it may not be as obvious. In addition, you will need to watch for other signs that can help you determine if your fish is pregnant or about to give birth. Livebearer......[Read More]
Get A JBJ Nano Cube For Your Fish

Get A JBJ Nano Cube For Your Fish

The JBJ Nano Cube is a self-contained aquarium solution that is the perfect choice for experienced or beginner reef aquarium hobbyists alike. Thanks to the smoothed and rounded corners of this neat, all-in-one reef aquarium, you get a panoramic view of your colorful corals and your other aquarium fr......[Read More]
A Beautiful Aquarium - Start With Fish That Are Easy to Take Care Of

A Beautiful Aquarium - Start With Fish That Are Easy to Take Care Of

To be successful at maintaining an aquarium, it is important to know which fish species are most suited to the beginner hobbyist. Starting this hobby with hardy freshwater aquarium fish to care for fish is the first step.......[Read More]
Is a Saltwater Fish Tank Right For You?

Is a Saltwater Fish Tank Right For You?

For a truly unique and tropical look, consider a saltwater fish tank. The fish you can get are much more colorful and unique than their freshwater counterparts, and such an aquarium can add a very unique and beautiful touch to your environment.......[Read More]
How to Set Up a MIDI Surface in Reason

How to Set Up a MIDI Surface in Reason

Reason is an audio software program developed by Swedish-based Propellerhead. Similar to a digital audio workstation, this Windows- and Mac-compatible program mimics the sound and feel of hardware synthesizers, drum sequencers, sample pads and more. Such a setup allows users to connect MIDI surfaces......[Read More]
Keeping Discus Fish - Hard or Soft Water?

Keeping Discus Fish - Hard or Soft Water?

It has been debated a lot about whether to keep discus fish in hard water or soft water. People have had success with both methods so its not an easy answer but I will share with you, how I do things and what has worked for me.......[Read More]
Gravel Coloration Issues in a Fish Tank

Gravel Coloration Issues in a Fish Tank

Unnatural-colored gravel can ruin the appearance of your home aquarium.Aquarium image by crossgolfing from Fotolia.comAquarists work hard to maintain the clean, crisp colors found in fish tanks. There are few things more frustrating to an aquarium owner than to see dull, dirty-colored.........[Read More]
Fix Oranda Goldfish Constipation in 3 Easy Steps

Fix Oranda Goldfish Constipation in 3 Easy Steps

Many people come home to find their goldfish floating upside down! There are several different causes for a lack of buoyancy in goldfish, but constipation is one of the first problems you should check for because it's so easy to remedy.......[Read More]
How to Use Reverse Osmosis Water in an Aquarium

How to Use Reverse Osmosis Water in an Aquarium

When keeping fish in an aquarium, you must keep their water clean and free from toxins, bacteria and harmful minerals. In most areas, the water available from the faucet is treated with chemicals such as fluoride and chlorine to remove impurities. These chemicals are harmful to fish, especially ex......[Read More]
How to Take Care of a Betta Fish - Tips For Beginners

How to Take Care of a Betta Fish - Tips For Beginners

Saving a Betta fish from a cramped plastic cup at the pet store is a noble move, but only as long as you can provide a better environment for it. This isn't difficult, it's just a matter of getting a hold of the right information. Below I've compile a few starter tips for you and poin......[Read More]
Betta Tankmates - Choosing Roomies For Your Betta Splendens

Betta Tankmates - Choosing Roomies For Your Betta Splendens

Betta tankmates have to be chosen as carefully as a person chooses a roommate. Pick the wrong fish, and your betta will suffer. Choose the wrong roommate for yourself and you may suffer.......[Read More]
How to Set Up DIY Lighting for a Freshwater Aquarium

How to Set Up DIY Lighting for a Freshwater Aquarium

Your freshwater aquarium's lighting requirement will vary depending on a few things. First, you'll need more lighting in an aquarium with live plants as opposed to a fish-only aquarium. Secondly, the depth and general size of the aquarium will also affect your need for light. The rule of thumb is to......[Read More]
How Long Can You Keep Live Rock in Freshwater?

How Long Can You Keep Live Rock in Freshwater?

Five MinutesLive Rock is beneficial in saltwater aquariums.Koralle image by MIR from Fotolia.comCarl Strohmeyer, marine fish and reef aquarium specialist and writer for American Aquarium, suggests that a five minute freshwater dip for live rock can help eliminate unwanted bacteria and.........[Read More]
Halfmoon Betta Fish

Halfmoon Betta Fish

Secrets to nearly everythingyou need and want to know about Halfmoon Betta Fish keeping to ensure fun and rewarding to both you and your Halfmoon Betta Fish! Find Out How To Easily Make Your Halfmoon Betta Fish Healthy, Colorful And Happily Swimming In His Tank With Gorgeous Finnage. Thinking Of Spa......[Read More]
How to Set Up Mongrel in Ruby

How to Set Up Mongrel in Ruby

Ruby is a programming language that allows you to develop Web applications in Perl servers. Mongrel is an open-source Web server written in the Ruby programming language. Installing the Mongrel software package on your server requires just a few commands in the terminal. You don't have to be a compu......[Read More]
Betta Diseases Prevention

Betta Diseases Prevention

Keeping your betta free from diseases is important in betta care. If you want to keep your betta healthy and happy, you need to provide good betta care. The article provide some tips on how you can help prevent betta diseases.......[Read More]
How to Plant Aquatic Anacharis

How to Plant Aquatic Anacharis

Aquatic anacharis is one of the easiest freshwater plants to grow and propagate. Whether you are using it in a fish tank or outdoor pond, anacharis is a great plant for oxygenating water and providing green food for herbivorous fish and invertebrates.......[Read More]
Koi Fish Breeding - What You Need to Know to Successfully Breed Koi

Koi Fish Breeding - What You Need to Know to Successfully Breed Koi

A large female Koi fish can lay up to 300,000 eggs in one go. That's a lot to deal with! If you want to breed Koi fish successfully, read this essential information before you get started.......[Read More]
How to Clean A Fish Bowl

How to Clean A Fish Bowl

Is your goldfish bowl getting cloudy and gross? Here's how to give your pet a sparkling clean home!......[Read More]