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17 Most Popular Freshwater Fish

Over 12.5 million households keep freshwater fish in the US, they account for the largest proportion of pets owned across America, and it’s no surprise that they are the top choice of pet. Most of the species that we’ll look at here are easy to care for, they bring beauty [Continue reading …]

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Bristlenose Pleco: Care Guide, Diet, Habitat and Breeding

The Bristlenose Pleco (Ancistrus sp.) is one of the most common aquarium Plecos. People tend to choose the Bristlenose over the Common Pleco because of their smaller size and they are easier to keep. The Bristlenose Pleco is a master of disguise, and also a great tank cleaner. One of [Continue reading …]

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14 Must Have Algae Eaters for Your Aquarium

To have some algae in your tank is completely normal and natural, and is actually a sign of a healthy aquarium. Whilst some aquarists advocate that your tank should be pristine, and have no algae growth at all, this is not natural or healthy. You only have to look at [Continue reading …]

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How Much Time Do You Need For Fishkeeping?

Just like any other hobby, fishkeeping will require a certain amount of your time each week. If you were starting golf or gardening you’d allow yourself so much time per week depending on how seriously you want to take your new hobby. Fishkeeping is no different. It’s important to decide [Continue reading …]

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What Size Fish Tank Should I Get?

A lot of novice aquarists overlook the importance of getting a fish tank that is the correct size. If you end up getting a fish tank that is too small it can cause lots of problems, think: stunted growth, aggressive fish and unstable water parameters. Each one of these issues [Continue reading …]