How Do I Know If My Betta Is Depressed?

It might seem strange to discuss the mental health of a fish, but Bettas are intelligent creatures. There are also a number of ways to tell if your Betta is depressed. Fish become depressed in a very similar way to how humans do. It’s an overwhelming sadness that can impact the overall quality of life … Read more

Can Bettas Eat Tropical Flakes?

There are a lot of different food options when it comes to feeding your Betta fish, and often one of the cheapest and easiest to buy in bulk will be tropical flakes. Flakes, if you’ve not used them before, are super-thin foods that can be easily broken into small pieces by you or by your … Read more

Kuhli Loach Diet & Feeding Guide

Feeding Kuhli Loaches is relatively easy as they’ll eat pretty much anything! However, the ideal Kuhli Loach diet is balanced and varied to make sure they get the proper nutrition. You also need to make sure that Kuhlis get enough food when kept in a community aquarium with other fish who might get there first. … Read more

Kuhli Loach Water Parameters & Temperature Guide

Kuhli Loaches can live in a relatively wide range of tank conditions but are sensitive to changes in their water. Read on for a run-down of the ideal Kuhli Loach water parameters. What pH do Kuhli Loaches like? The ideal Kuhli Loach ph level is 6.5-7.5. Kuhli Loaches prefer water as close to neutral as … Read more

Kuhli Loach Tank Size Guide

This guide to Kuhli Loach tank size will be useful to people who understand that Kuhlis are social fish that need to be kept in groups. Therefore, it’s important to ensure two things: That you have a big enough group to avoid the Kuhlis feeling stressed That your tank is big enough to accommodate the … Read more

Are Malaysian Trumpet Snails Good Or Bad For My Aquarium?

There’s a familiar conversation in aquarium forums and Facebook groups. Ask whether Malaysian Trumpet Snails are good or bad, and you’ll always get people telling you they are the worst. However, these people can never say why, other than something vague about overpopulation.  Then you’ll get the less vocal minority giving you all the reasons … Read more

How Many Bloodworms To Feed To A Betta

Bloodworms are a tasty treat that almost every Betta fish loves, but they aren’t the healthiest option. They’re worth including in a Betta’s diet but not as the main food. Which begs the question, how many bloodworms to feed a Betta per day, or should it even be less frequent than that? And what type … Read more

Top 10 Low-Maintenance Fish for Beginners

If you’re thinking of setting up a new aquarium for the first time, you’ll be looking for low-maintenance fish that are easy to care for. Well, I’ve got some good news.   There are tons of different low-maintenance fish that are ideal for beginners. Or even for aquarium enthusiasts who are just looking for some stress-free … Read more