Not all brightly colored fish come by their colors naturally. Before you make a purchase, you should know if your fish was painted or dyed.
Fish mouth types reveal much about the diet, method, and location of where a fish feeds. There are 7 basic fish mouth configurations.
Choosing fish that prefer different levels within the tank results in a more attractive aquarium and assures your fish will not compete for space.
Safely add new fish to your aquarium by acclimating them to the temperature and pH of the tank water.
Every aquarium owner has looked at their tank and couldn't locate all the fish. There are different causes for the disappearances.
Acriflavine is a medication often used for treating fungal infections and external parasites in aquarium fish.
Not all fish eat flakes you buy from the pet store. Make sure you know the proper diet for your pet fish so they stay healthy and live long lives.
Bacterial blooms are part of the nitrogen cycle as an aquarium stabilizes. Learn how good tank maintenance prevents severe bacterial blooms later.
Which plant is better for your freshwater aquarium, real or artificial? Here are the pros and cons of living versus artificial aquarium plants.
Most fish swim using body movements, not fin movements. Their fins are balancers, with the exception of the tail fin, which propels the fish forward.