freshwater fish and aquariums

Bandit Cory Fish Information

Bandit Cory Fish Information

Learn more about Cory, a peaceful bandit (bandit catfish). Learn about their habitat, nutrition, and breeding recommendations. Read more...

Hatchetfish Species Profile

Hatchetfish Species Profile

Hatchetfish is a flying fish species. Learn about their natural origins and habits, as well as their captive environment, care, nutrition, and reproduction. Read more...

Cleaning Your Aquarium of Bacterial Bloom

Cleaning Your Aquarium of Bacterial Bloom

As an aquarium stabilizes, bacterial blooms are a part of the nitrogen cycle. Learn how proper tank care might help you avoid future bacterial blooms. Read more...

Are your fish cannibalistic?

Are your fish cannibalistic?

What causes aquarium fish to turn on one another? Are they cannibalistic in nature? Do fish devour each other? Find out what else may be causing the fish to vanish. Read more...

Is your gourami a boy or a girl?

Is your gourami a boy or a girl?

It's not always easy to figure out what gender your freshwater fish is. These guidelines will assist you in determining if your Gourami is male or female. Read more...

Platy Fish Varieties (Xiphophorus spp.)

Platy Fish Varieties (Xiphophorus spp.)

Platys are available in many different hues and designs. With photographs, learn about the most prevalent color, pattern, and fin variants. Read more...

Coolie Loach Species Information

Coolie Loach Species Information

The coolie loach is one of the most easily recognized and popular of the loaches. Find out about their history, care, food, and breeding. Read more...

Fish Species Profile: Dwarf Gourami (Flame Gourami)

Fish Species Profile: Dwarf Gourami (Flame Gourami)

The lovely dwarf gourami (flame gourami) constructs complex bubble nests. Find out more about its habitat, care, eating, and reproduction. Read more...

Why is your Betta sleeping so much and how can you stop it?

Why is your Betta sleeping so much and how can you stop it?

Bettas are known for their laziness, but how can you determine whether yours is sleeping correctly or if something is seriously wrong? Read more...

Pictus Catfish Species Information

Pictus Catfish Species Information

Pictus catfish is a nocturnal, calm communal fish. They require dim tank illumination otherwise their silver body will be hidden throughout the day. Read more...