Clown Loach On Its Side Or Back

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If you keep or have kept tropical fish then there is a strong chance you will have owned Clown Loach at some point. They are an extremely interesting and exciting fish as well as having bold colours and stand out …

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A Beginner’s Guide To Tropical Fish Tanks And Aquariums

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If you’ve got your heart set on starting your first tropical aquarium, you’ve made a great decision. Although cold water fish tanks are often seen as a good option for beginners, they’re not always the best choice. Not only is …

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How To Clean Out An External Canister Fish Tank Filter

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Regardless of how large your fish tank Aquarium might be, it is always advisable to run a filter on it and as such you are most likely to have an external filter. This article takes you through step by step …

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What Does kH Mean In Fish Keeping

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The most important thing to understand when looking at Kh (also known as carbonate hardness) or any other measurement, is that fish live so completely in their environment that we need to balance it for them. The term “kh” refers …

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How To Perform A Fish Tank Aquarium Water Change

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One of the most important things you can do with a fish tank is ensure the water quality is as it’s best, by this we mean that your levels and parameters are correct. There are more important parameters than others. …

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How To Adjust pH In The Fish Tank Aquarium

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Most fish will tolerate a broad range of pH, but for them to show their best colors, exhibit their most natural behavior, and possibly breed, adjusting the pH of the water they are going to live in may be necessary. …

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What Is The Purpose Of Carbon In Fish Tank Filters

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If you have ever used any kind of medication or treatment in your fish tank aquarium then you may have noticed that the majority of them say to remove the carbon from your filter before you use the treatment. This …

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Small Bubbles Forming Under Live Plant Leaves

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You may be concerned if you see small bubbles forming under the leaves of your live plants however you should really give yourself a pat on the back for doing a sterling job of keeping live tropical plants! There are …

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What To Do If Your Tropical Fish Is Sick

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Fish can get sick for many reasons. The usual cause is stress caused by a rapid fluctuations in temperature, poor diet, a poor environment in general, or by poor or incorrect water conditions. The 1st thing to do is to …

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New Look Faster Tropical Fish Site

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After much deliberation and careful thought we decided that it was time to give Tropical Fish Site a slight overhaul and have managed to modernise the site a bit further and tidy things up over the last couple of weeks. …

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