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How to Fix a Cracked Aquarium

How to Fix a Cracked Aquarium

A cracked aquarium can be costly. Aquariums can be expensive to replace, particularly large ones. And aquariums of all sizes can cause expensive water damage to your walls and carpet. Additionally, your pets' lives are on the line when making such a repair. Such a repair can be difficult, but if don......[Read More]
Tips for Getting Your Koi Pond Ready For Spring

Tips for Getting Your Koi Pond Ready For Spring

Being an avid Koi fish lover with years of experience with ponds let me show you how to prepare your pond for spring. If you prepared your pond for winter then this will make the spring opening much easier. Follow my tips below for getting your Koi pond ready for spring.......[Read More]
What You Need to Know About Feeding Goldfish

What You Need to Know About Feeding Goldfish

Knowing how much food to give when feeding goldfish and how often to feed is tricky.Goldfish pets are very sensitive and will eat more than they need to if it is offered to them. When you overfeed your fish, you open the door for digestive problems which can cause disease and even death.......[Read More]
The Proper Way to Set Up an Aquarium

The Proper Way to Set Up an Aquarium

Keeping fish can be a relaxing and rewarding pasttime, but many new hobbyists vent frustrations when they lose fish or suffer problems with faulty tanks. A proper setup of an aquarium avoids these problems and allows you to continue enjoying aquariums and the interesting entertainment they bring to ......[Read More]
Fluid Mechanics Activities

Fluid Mechanics Activities

Fluid mechanics studies the behavior of fluids, gases, liquids and plasma, as well as the impact of the forces acting upon them. As the following classroom activities show, small-scale demonstrations of fluid statics, kinematics, and dynamics at work help demonstrate the influence of these principle......[Read More]
The Different Kinds of Corydoras Catfish

The Different Kinds of Corydoras Catfish

Fish in the Corydoras genus are classed as armored catfish as they possess substantial plates which cover their body. Some 180 species of corydoras catfish have been described, but there are far more similarities between among fishes than differences. All corydoras are found in South America and are......[Read More]
Koi Fish Food Guidelines

Koi Fish Food Guidelines

Koi are ornamental domesticated varieties of common carp for decorative purposes in outdoor ponds and dependent on Koi fish food available mainly in pet shops...........[Read More]
How to Change Water in Your Aquarium

How to Change Water in Your Aquarium

Changing the water in your aquarium is a crucial step in ensuring that your fish survive and thrive in the enclosed environment your have created for them. Learn the right steps to take when changing the aquarium water here.......[Read More]
How to Find the Right Goldfish For You

How to Find the Right Goldfish For You

Goldfish are well loved throughout the world and you will find them in the aquarium of most people. They are of moderate breed and are found in cool of Asia and some parts of Eastern Europe. But the goldfish that you will be buying for your fish tank are bred in captivity.......[Read More]
The Proper Way To Raise Your Fish

The Proper Way To Raise Your Fish

Psychologists believe that several people are more confident talking to their pets compared to other people. It is because they no longer need to fake their tone of voice while talking. They can eventually open themselves to their pets and talk about their problems.......[Read More]
How to Clean Used Fish Tanks

How to Clean Used Fish Tanks

In order to house any kind of aquatic life, an old fish tank needs to be cleaned extremely well to get rid of and avoid build-ups and toxicity on the tank glass. It is very important to remember the golden rules of fish tanks: never use any kind of liquid on fish tanks except for clean water. Anythi......[Read More]
How to Craft a Realistic Background for a Reef Aquarium

How to Craft a Realistic Background for a Reef Aquarium

If you are looking for something to give your salt-water or reef aquarium an added lift and a point uniqueness, you should consider crafting your own realistic aquarium background. You may already have one of the commercially available pre-printed reef backgrounds. However there are limited choice......[Read More]
Should I Use Sand on My New Fish Tank?

Should I Use Sand on My New Fish Tank?

Before you decide to use sand in your new fish tank, you need to learn a little more about it. Like everything, it has many pros and cons, and you should know what they are.......[Read More]
Useful Tips When You Buy Goldfish

Useful Tips When You Buy Goldfish

Buying a healthy goldfish is just as important as caring for it. If you buy a sick goldfish right from the pet store, chances are that it will not be much of an accompany pet. There are a few tips you need to know before you buy a goldfish and take it to its new home.......[Read More]
How to Keep Appropriate Aquarium Chemistry for Lemon Tetra Fish

How to Keep Appropriate Aquarium Chemistry for Lemon Tetra Fish

In their natural habitat, lemon tetra fish are found in clear water which is calm and quiet. If the water is shallow with a lot of plants in it, they live comfortably there.......[Read More]
Breeding Betta Fish - 3 Steps to a Successful Courtship

Breeding Betta Fish - 3 Steps to a Successful Courtship

We comes to breeding Betta fish, there are a lot of factors to be considered before jumping right into the mating process. If you already have your mind set on breeding Betta fish, then good for you for taking the initiative and finding information. This article will assume that you have two fish in......[Read More]
How to Set Up Drupal, PHP & MySQL

How to Set Up Drupal, PHP & MySQL

Setting up Drupal with PHP and MySQL is tricky unless you do the setup on a Web host, where PHP and MySQL is usually already installed. Stack installers take care of the complicated steps involved in setting up a server with these technologies on your computer, and Acquia offers a stack installer th......[Read More]
Cleaning Your Fresh Water Aquariums

Cleaning Your Fresh Water Aquariums

You first need to move your fresh water fish to a temporary home while you clean the tank. This may be a secondary tank, individual cups or containers, or even a bucket. Once the fish are safely moved out of the tank, remove any decorations or foliage you may have in the tank.......[Read More]
How to Operate a Fish Tank Filter

How to Operate a Fish Tank Filter

Most fish tank filters are external and fit on the side of the tank. It's important that they are set up correctly from the beginning, as otherwise the fish in the tank could become ill from poor water conditions. The filter must fit into the side of the tank correctly, as well as have its cartridge......[Read More]
Proper Care of Koi Fish in Aquarium

Proper Care of Koi Fish in Aquarium

The prized Koi fish, more properly known as Nishikigoi, are the result of a few hundred years of selective breeding between the Asian carp and German carp. Color permutations began to appear on this long-lived fish around 1800. It's not unheard of for a properly cared for Koi fish to live 30 years. ......[Read More]