How long do aquarium fish live
Fashion to breed fish in aquariums appeared not so long ago, and the specifics of this activity still requires study and practice. All types of aquarium fish have ancestors who…

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Nannostomus
A genus of the family wernerite. They have a long torpedo-shaped body and a conical head. Floating head down. Upper mouth, so to pick up food from the bottom, and.…

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Arowana
And fish is not for everyone. Firstly, they have a fairly high cost, secondly, they need an aquarium about 3-4 meters long, and thirdly - these fish are predators. They…

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Monthly Archives: February 2017

How often and correctly to wash the aquarium

The main responsibility for the health of fish in the aquarium is water. It is their habitat, and its quality can significantly affect the life of any living creatures in an artificial pond. In a properly organized large aquarium, the natural formation of flora is possible, which will be capable of self-healing. But the smaller the aquarium, the lower the chance of forming a natural ecosystem in it. Therefore, every aquarist should always be aware of the rules of cleaning the aquarium. And since any washing of the aquarium is a strong stress for its inhabitants, then fast and accurate its conduct is possible only with careful advance preparation. Continue reading

Why do aquarium fish die/die

When fish die out in the aquarium, many owners do not understand the reasons, run to the pet store to buy funds from such a scourge. But very often this leads only to the deterioration of the situation-the plague unfolds with renewed vigor. Therefore, before looking for solutions to the problem and you need to find out its main cause.

Water quality
Experienced aquarists argue that there is no more important factor for the maintenance of the aquarium in the proper form than the quality of the water. If it has deteriorated, the well-being of your Pets is also not guaranteed. In the worst case, extinction will begin. The reason for the drop in quality can be:

lack of filtration;
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Anubias (Anubias)
It is not surprising that many species grow slowly in the aquarium. Leathery leaves, departing from the creeping rhizome, remain green for several years. Propagated by dividing the rhizome, which…

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Do aquarium fish sleep?
This question aquarists ask quite often, it is especially popular among beginners. Often this is due to the peculiarities of the daily routine of the owners of the aquarium. For…

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Why does the water in the aquarium turn green
One of the most common problems associated with the care of the aquarium — changing the color of the water. Although greening does not bring tangible harm to plants and…

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Ethical aspects of aquariums
Ethics is a set of principles of correct behavior, a theory or system of moral values. Applicable to Pets, this means that the owner of the animal must do everything…

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