Category: Fish care

Do aquarium fish sleep? Fish sleep habits (How, where, and when)

Do fish sleep? Every fishkeeper has asked this question at one point. It may sound like a small-scale (no pun intended) question, but solving this mystery requires that we dive deep into how fish biology […]

How much nitrate can fish tolerate, why it bad, how to get rid

Nitrate (NO3) is a difficult subject for most fish keepers and remains a grey area. Many struggle to keep nitrate levels low in their aquarium. In this article, we will investigate the impact of nitrate […]

How to buy healthy fish and acclimate new fish to an aquarium?


When you buy freshwater fish there are specific steps you must take to ensure you are buying healthy, and vibrant specimens. It doesn’t matter the age of the aquarium, the state of the specimens when […]

Aquarium fish food: types, choosing and feeding guide

The most important daily task would probably be feeding your fish. Not only will you find this enjoyable, but it will also give you an insight into your fish’s normal behavior patterns. In time to […]