Create an aquarium that both you and your fish will love. There’s a bit of an art to creating your aquarium. The first priority is the health and happiness of your fish and, once you have that sorted, you can experiment with the layout and look....

Need tips and ideas for decorating your fish tank for the holidays? There's not much out there commercially in terms of Christmas decorations for aquariums, but no matter. With a little ingenuity, you can still make your fish tank festive.  The first thing you have to be mindful...

Clowns, Angels, Damsels, and More By Stan & Debbie Hauter / The Spruce Pets Awesome Beginner Fish Populating your first saltwater tank can be quite a challenge. You do not want to buy a fish that will be too difficult to begin with and you likely do not want...

The task of filling a freshwater tank with fish can seem daunting. If this is your first time populating a freshwater fish tank, you may feel overwhelmed by the sheer number of fish you can choose from. To populate the tank, you'll need to find...

Originally Posted on Aquarium Info’s website – http://aquariuminfo.org/index.html Aquascaping is a learned art form that allows you to create an underwater landscape, inspiration for many works come from both underwater locations but also natural scenes such as mountains, jungles, deserts, waterfalls and many others. Designing an aquascape...

Aquarium Guides: What aquarium beginners need to know when starting an aquarium  Your Window to Another World Welcome to the world, the art, the experience of fish keeping. Each year, thousands of new fish keepers discover the natural wonder of aquariums. Fish keeping provides them, and now you,...

Most beginning aquarium owners are overwhelmed with the large number and variety of decisions required when setting up a new aquarium. The owner must decide on the type, size and placement of the aquarium; whether it will be freshwater or saltwater; live or plastic plants;...

Written by: Alex more isharkbait is a marine biologist, aquarist, lover of animals, and an experienced veterinary assistant.Contact Author Where to Begin? You have your perfect tank, complete with all the bells and whistles of filtration. You have your water quality test kit ready. You have...

When you’re creating an aquarium, the possibilities are limitless. Everything from bare-bottom tanks to densely planted Dutch tanks are perfectly valid styles. However, you’ll probably create a much more appealing result if you’re following a particular aquascaping style. Here are the most common styles you’ll see in aquariums,...