How Long Can Fish Live without Food?

fish surviving without food

We’ve all been there: preparing for a vacation, but wondering what to do with our pet fish while we’re away. If you don’t have friends or family to feed them regularly, you have no other option than to leave them without food for a while. Before you panic and envision your finny friends belly-up, here’s … Read more

Carib Sea Eco-Complete Substrate Review

CaribSea Eco-Complete Substrate review

Today, I’m going to share my thoughts on the CaribSea Eco-Complete 20-Pound Planted Aquarium substrate. This review will quickly cover what you should expect if you choose this substrate for your tank setup and what my thoughts are about it. We’ll start by quickly checking out some Pros and Cons, and then we’ll go a … Read more

Tetra HT Submersible Heater Review (for 2-10 Gallons)

Tetra Submersible Heater Review

Tetra is one of my favorite brands when it comes to all things aquariums. And in today’s article, I’m going to share my thoughts on the Tetra HT Submersible Heater is this complete review. Please note: We get commissions for purchases made through links in this article. I recently purchased this product for my small … Read more

How to Prime an Aquarium Filter Pump

how to prime an aquarium filter

An aquarium filter is an essential component of a healthy and thriving aquarium. It helps to maintain a clean and safe environment for your fish and other aquatic creatures. To function effectively, a filter’s pump must be primed. Priming a filter pump involves filling it with water, which creates suction and allows the pump to … Read more

How to Remove Silicone from Aquarium Glass

how to remove silicone from aquarium glass

I think that it goes without saying that every aquarist knows that maintaining a sparkling clean tank is not only crucial for the health and happiness of our aquatic friends, but also so much more pleasant to the eye. And one of the things that’s easiest to deal with is silicone from the aquarium glass. … Read more

How to Care for Loach Fish in Aquariums [FULL Guide]

Loach Fish Care

Loaches have numerous characteristics that make them stand out. The first thing one will notice is their eel-like shape and their tendency to climb rocks and plants and dig around the bottom of the aquarium. They are known to like company and are not picky eaters. Loach aquarium fish care requires that one understand the … Read more