Bumblebee goby: Size, lifespan, care and tank mates- 2020

Bumblebee goby appearance in aquarium

Bumblebee goby is one of our favorite fishes. These interesting and adorable little critters steal the show in almost every aquarium, and we’ve heard from countless owners who can’t stop talking about them.  But there are some aspects of bumblebee Read More …

Peacock cichlid: care, tank, size and types- 2020

Red peacock cichlid

Peacock cichlid are amongst the world’s most colorful fish. They are native to Lake Malawi, and are among the Cichlids’ most friendly and peaceful members.  In our full guide to Peacock Cichlids, we will discuss all you need to know, Read More …

Apistogramma fish: Complete Guide- 2020

Apistogramma agassizii in aquarium

Apistogramma aka Dwarf Cichlids are amongst the most recommended freshwater species.  They ‘re not just stunning to look at, but they’re also a little different from your normal cichlid. They really break the mold from their size up to their Read More …

Silver dollar fish: Complete care, Lifespan and breeding- 2020

silver dollar fish appearance

Silver dollar fish is a common name given to a number of fish species that are closely related to piranha and pacu, mostly in the genus Metynnis, tropical fish belonging to the family Characidae. If you’re a fish keeper with Read More …

Bubble eye goldfish: Complete care and guide- 2020

Bubble eye goldfish

The Bubble Eye Goldfish’s most intriguing trait is its bubbles. The bubbles on this goldfish start to develop at the age of 6-9 months, leading to the name Water-Bubble Eye. The bubbles are very large by the time those goldfish Read More …

Cherry barb: Complete care and guide- 2020

Cherry barb appearance

Cherry Barb are brightly colored fish and among their family’s most popular. Aquarians of all levels adore their bright colors and the nature of schooling.  They are hardy fish that makes these fish perfect for beginners or experts. However, if Read More …

Rope fish: Complete care, price, tank size and mates

rope fish

The rope fish with its eel-like look attracts those who want a change from ‘normal’ fish.  They ‘re peaceful carnivores with other large, peaceful fish getting on well. That makes them great for only tanks and community aquariums of both Read More …

Bala shark: Care, lifespan, food and tank mates

bala shark appearance

The Bala Shark is a relatively large Southeast Asian native freshwater fishery.  This beautiful looking fish would add up to lots of freshwater aquariums and its temperament is guaranteed to make it a great tank mate for your other fish.  Read More …

Convict cichlid fish: Complete care, lifespan and breeding

convict cichlid appearance

The convict cichlid also is known as Amatitlania nigrofasciata is a fish species of the Cichlidae family, originally from Central America, also known as the cichlid of the zebra. Convict cichlids are popular aquarium fish and were also the subject Read More …

Ember tetra: Complete care, lifespan, tank size and mates

Ember tetras appearance

The Ember Tetra is an eye-catching fish that will illuminate any aquarium and its temperament makes it a great choice for any community tank.  Tropical fish have become increasingly popular in recent years due to their striking appearance and playful Read More …