Nobody likes bland backyards! Aquarists today are setting up beautiful backyard ponds that appear appealing and enhance the overall look of your outdoor settings! Once your pond’s work is almost complete, it’s time to think about getting some fish for the pond. But wait,
Do you want to discover which heater is best for your aquarium’s cold-blooded animals? Cold-blooded species live in the warmth of the water to maintain their body temperature in your aquarium. It essentially means that you’ll have to heat the water your fish dwell
Cory Catfish is a popular tank pet known by several names, including Corydoras catfish, Cory cat, and Cory fish. An inhabitant of freshwater lakes, the fish is a hardy type that can survive many environments. It boasts a peaceful temperament, rarely standing up to
Fish diseases are pretty prevalent, especially for smaller fish species like a betta. Amidst all the standard conditions is the swim bladder disease that affects the swim bladder functions in a betta. Often, the disease is caused due to a combination of factors rather
The redtail catfish, otherwise known as phractocephalus hemioliopterus, is a type of catfish we see that is common in aquariums. It is native to South America and is interestingly the only surviving member of its genus – catfish phractocephalus. It makes most of South America
The silver arowana, also known as the osteoglossum bicirrhosum, is a metallic hued predatory fish native to South America. Their scientific name, osteoglossum bicirrhosum, quite accurately describes its appearance. Osteoglossum translates to “bone-tongued” and bicirrhosum is “two barbels”. Where are silver arowanas from? This tropical fish can be found swimming in basins and
The Bucephalandra is a relatively new plant in the aquarium world. It’s a low light plant and is very easy to care for. There are quite a few types of bucephalandra such as the bucephalandra red mini among others, each with their own unique
Scientifically, they are called Harlequin cichlids and True Red Terror cichlids. They are also called Red Terror cichlids, and Cichlidae is their family. They come in a wide range of colors and patterns. Red Terrors aren’t just scary because of their bright red color.
Crayfish is also popularly known as Mudbugs, Crawfish, or Crawdaddies, these crustaceans are found in freshwater. There are a few species that are found in saltwater and brackish waters. Crayfish is related to the lobster family. Crayfish is colorful and a delight to watch.
Reptiles as pets have grown increasingly popular in recent years. Reptiles such as snakes and turtles are among the most popular pets. When viewing reptiles in nature and captivity might raise many concerns for anybody interested in reptiles. Especially among beginners. Is it true