Oil Slick in your Fish Tank

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When we talk about an oil slick in your fish tank we don’t mean something like the disaster of the above photo which was the terrible event of the BP Deep-water Horizon rig in Gulf of Mexico explosion of 2010. What I mean …

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Can you keep Goldfish in a bowl

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So this is technically not a tropical fish but a cold water fish although people often associate fancy goldfish with tropical fish. So this begs the age old question of whether you can and should keep a goldfish in a …

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How To Set Up A Tropheus Breeding Tank

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I have been keeping Tropheus cichlid tropical fish from Lake Tanganyika for many years now and with a spare 240 litre Fluval Roma 240 aquarium I decided start a breeding project for Tropheus Kaiser Ikola as these have always been …

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Substrate for the Aquarium Fish Tank

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The importance of the right substrate is often overlooked when setting up an aquarium. There are many different types and sizes available but which should you go for? Here are a few of the options available and things to consider …

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What Size Aquarium is Best

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Fish tanks can come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. When considering buying your first aquarium I think it is more important to consider the type of fish you are planning on keeping before buying the aquarium itself. Many …

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