The Aquarium Guide


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Create a Carpet in Your Planted Tank

Creating a carpeted tank is one of the most common goals, and for good reason—it’s a beautiful style to achieve in an aquarium. The pearling effect and vivid green perfectly accents many styles of Aquascaping […]

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Mud Turtle Care and Breeding Guide

by Adam Edmond

Some aquarium hobbyists prefer the keeping of pet turtles as a past time hobby, indeed turtles can really make a great addition to well designed turtle tank. One of the most preferred fresh water turtle […]

Clown Loach Care and Breeding Guide

by Adam Edmond

The water is home to immensely beautiful creatures. Clown loach is one outstanding example. Wonder of wonders is that it is food to a given population in the planet. Well, if beauty can satiate hunger, […]

Pictus Catfish Care and Breeding Guide

by Adam Edmond

A hobbyist looking for fish with energetic personality and delightful colors should consider keeping the pictus catfish. It has become very popular amongst most aquarists as it exhibits very interesting characteristics. Of course it requires […]

Yellow Bellied Slider Care Guide

by Adam Edmond

This is a very attractive turtle that is usually kept as a pet animal and if you decide to take it to your home aquarium will really make a great addition. The Yellow Bellied Slider […]

Fire Eel Care And Breeding Guide

by Adam Edmond

Also referred to as the Mastacembelus erythroataenia, the Fire eel is one among the largest eels. Although not a true eel, its features resemble a real eel and it is for this reason that it […]

African Sideneck Turtle Care Guide

by Adam Edmond

This turtle comes from the turtle family known as Pelomedusidae, a group that has got several species. Interestingly, this aquarium favorite turtle has got various names which include names such as African helmeted turtle or […]

Zebra Snail Care and Breeding Guide

by Adam Edmond

This aquarium favorite snail is named for its characteristic zebra stripes pattern that adorns its body. The snail has got a simple but impressive beauty that makes everybody want to have them in their aquarium. […]

Convict Cichlid Care and Breeding Guide

by Adam Edmond

Among the least demanding fish is the convict cichlid. It also boasts of an interesting personality. In fact, many hobbyists love to observe how the couples take proper care of their juveniles. That is not […]

Invasive Aquatic Plants for Sale: To Buy or Not?

by Adam Edmond

Invasive aquatic plants are non-native plants that outcompete native plants in a body of water, therefore possibly messing with the ecological balance. Typically seen as a nuisance and a threat in bodies of water, they’re […]

How to Euthanize a Fish Guide

by Adam Edmond

Aquarists are faced with a lot of difficult decisions, from the choice of fish tank size to the arrangement of the plants, rocks, and driftwood around the tank, to the fish that get to live […]