If you are toying with the idea of building a self-sustaining aquarium, you are not alone. This is because this is a common dream held by many aquarium hobbyists. However, it is a dream that many aquarium hobbyists never get to realize because many assume that it is just too difficult to effectuate. In my humble opinion, it is not; it is challenging to effectuate but not … [Read more...] about Self-Sustaining Aquariums: Aquaponics Fish Tank
Most people assume that goldfish prefer cold-water. This is generally true. However, there is much more information most people do not know about goldfish and temperature. In this post, I am going to share with you the best goldfish temperature range and everything else you need to know about goldfish and temperature. The Best Temperature Range for Goldfish So what is the … [Read more...] about Best Temperature To Keep Goldfish : Everything You Need To Know
“Do fish get bored?” is a question many newbie aquarium hobbyists ask themselves after keeping fish for one or two weeks. It is a question with merit because many fish species usually appear quite unbothered by their surroundings in fish tanks and by whatever is happening outside fish tanks. This is despite the fact that their eyes are always wide open staring. So can fish … [Read more...] about Do Fish Get Bored? How To Keep Them Entertained
All living things depend on their habitats for survival. As humans, we depend on our habitats for oxygen, water, and food. Wild animals also depend on their habitats for the same things. Pet fish, like humans and wild animals, depend on their habitats (fish tanks) for oxygen, food, and water. As a pet fish owner, you are supposed to supply your fish with sufficient oxygen, … [Read more...] about Is Spring Water Safe For My Fish?
Many people buy small tanks like 10-gallon tanks because they expect them to be small and light. However, while they are relatively small compared to other tanks, they are not very light. For example, a typical glass tank measuring 20 by 10 by 12 weighs 11 pounds without water in it. With freshwater in it, it will weigh about 94 pounds. This shows just how heavy a small … [Read more...] about How Much Does a 10-Gallon Tank Weigh?