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Best Jars for an Enclosed Self-sustaining Water Ecosystem

By Tank Needs / January 24, 2021

Our blog is not only about traditional aquariums. I am also passionate about the so-called jarrariums and self sustaining water ecosystems. And this is what we’re going to talk about today, specifically the best jars for creating an enclosed water ecosphere. Probably the most important element when starting to work on a jarrarium, is the […]

White Film on Top of Water in the Fish Tank? Here’s How to Fix

By Tank Needs / December 19, 2020

After setting up your fish tank or fish bowl, you might end up noticing that there is an oily film or a white film on top of the water in the aquarium. This is more common in Betta bowls than other types of aquariums, for one important reason. Today, we’re going to learn everything about […]

Can You Keep more than One Betta in Your Fish Tank?

By Tank Needs / December 19, 2020

If you go to a pet shop, watch photos or videos online or visit aquarists, you will only see one Betta fish per tank, or bowl or even a glass of water. Does this mean that you can’t keep more than one Betta fish in your tank? Bettas are extremely territorial, so you shouldn’t keep […]

What’s the Easiest Fish to Care for?

By Tank Needs / November 30, 2020

Fish are some of the easiest pets in the world when it comes to caring for them… but they still require a lot of involvement. You need a great filter to keep the water in the tank clean, you need to change the water regularly, feed them the proper food and so on. But this […]

Can Betta Fish Eat Human Food?

By Tank Needs / November 19, 2020

Bettas are some of the most popular pet fish in the world and it makes sense to wonder if they can eat human food. While hopefully nobody is planning to feed their Betta some steak, other foods can be accepted and enjoyed by your Betta. And this is what we’re going to talk about today: […]