pH and What is it really?
pH and What is it really submitted by T Hynes (Tanked Aquatics) March 12, 2023 Everyone talks about it, but no one seems to know what it means, and yet, there on the shelf of every pet store there is a test kit for it. We test for it in swimming pools, hot tubs,...
Rasbora Fish: A Comprehensive Guide
Rasbora Fish: A Comprehensive Guide submitted by Bob Steenfott March 14, 2023 Rasboras are a diverse and beautiful group of freshwater fish that are popular among hobbyists for their striking colors and ease of care. These small, peaceful fish can add a pop of color...
For You Who Like Root Tabs
Submitted by KassCeeBee January 1, 2023 This is for you guys who like to use root tabs. I just added some today during my water change. Here are some BEFORE pictures to see if they help or not. I have switched it up recently and changed my liquid fertilizer. I...
What is the Best Diet for Guppies, Endlers and Other Livebearers?
What is the Best Diet for Guppies, Endlers and Other Livebearers? submitted by Dena Edwards fishcures.com 1/30/23 All livebearers are considered omnivore species, which need a variety of proteins and plant matter in their staple diet. In the wild they would eat...
I set Up a 40 Breeder!
Submitted by Susan Core SLC Aquatics January 2023 As time went by, I sold my large 55 gallon, 20 L, 29 Gallon and a few 10's. I wanted to downsize the fishroom because I was having a difficult time with the upkeep of the tanks and keeping live stock alive. I sold alot...
Should Medications Be Your First Line of Defense?
I am aware that many fish-keepers use medications as a preventative measure; however, most medications are not intended for such use.
Attending a Tropical Fish Auction
Best thing when buying or bidding on fish is to get there during the
Fish Acclimation Guide
Because my water pH runs low I have had to make some drastic decisions to save the fish. Most shipments take 4-8 hours to acclimate to my lower pH level. Dropping pH for 7.8 to 6.6 is not an easy or quick process. Once when fish arrived in pH over 8.0 with 1.5 PPM
submitted by Lefty3213a Jan.11,2022 "I want to look at a tank set up that I loved doing myself and one that became extremely popular in the hobby over the last 18months to 2 years at least that’s what I’ve seen that’s when they grew in popularity. That tank set up is...