You may have heard that keeping saltwater fish is more difficult than keeping freshwater fish. Generally freshwater fish are hardier than saltwater fish; however there are a number of saltwater fish that are quite hardy. Whilst there are plenty of popular saltwater species, this article only features...

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...

In a perfect world, stocking an aquarium with fish would be as easy as picking out the prettiest or most interesting specimens, taking them home, and plopping them in a tank full of water. We’d never have to worry about our fish getting sick, being...

Originally posted on Bob's Tropical Fish - http://www.bobsfish.com/freshwater_fish.cfm Choosing Your Fish There are thousands of freshwater species that could potentially make good home aquarium residents, and hundreds of these species are commonly kept by hobbyists. So how can you choose the right fish for your tank? First you...

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...

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;...

TANK WATCH is a free mobile app that provides aquarium owners with information for eco-friendly tropical fishkeeping. Tank Watch makes it easy to search for the “GOOD” fish—those bred in captivity and not caught from the wild on coral reefs. WHY...

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,...

Aquarium size is one of the first things you should consider when planning a fish tank for your home or office. Type of Fish Tank The shape and type of your aquarium can affect the number of fish that you can put inside it. If you have...