How To Control Snails In The Home Aquarium

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One of the most common and often annoying problems you may face in the home aquarium is snails. The frustration of seeing hundreds of them appear from no-where almost overnight can be concerning and often confusing. It is normal for …

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How Quickly Will My Tropical Fish Grow

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This is very much a “how long is a piece of string” type of question as, unlike humans, there is no definite period of time between being born as fry and becoming a fully grown adult for tropical fish. Tropical …

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Cross Breeding Tropical Fish

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We want to tackle the often controversial topic of cross breeding tropical fish and look at the pro’s and con’s of this. This is simply our point if views on it and we do not want to get in to …

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What Are The Best Tropical Fish To Keep To Begin With?

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When deciding on the best fish to keep in your fish tank to start with there must be a great level of emphasis put on doing your research in to what you aim to end up with and get a …

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How Soon Can I Add Fish To A New Aquarium

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We have recently looked at the Nitrogen cycle in fish tank aquariums and this is a very important aspect of setting up a new aquarium and should be reviewed before taking any steps with live stock. To put an idea …

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Best Temperature For Tropical Fish Tank Aquariums

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One key factor involved when keeping tropical fish is the temperature at which they are kept at. Whilst this is not the most important factor to the fish health it certainly makes a big difference and if you stray from …

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Understanding The Nitrogen Cycle In A Fish Tank Aquarium

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When we talk about water parameters and optimum levels, this is all based around the nitrogen cycle which takes place in our fish tanks. The best way to explain this cycle is by means of an image. As you can …

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How To Breed African Cichlids

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For us, one of the most interesting and fulfilling parts of the tropical fish keeping hobby is when your fish breed and you see new life forming and growing in your very own home aquarium. Many fish will breed in …

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Where To Buy Tropical Fish

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The key to most aquariums is the fish in them so it is always important to get the right fish for you and your requirements. We have all seen pictures online of the most amazing and beautiful looking fish however …

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Guide To Buying Tropical Fish Online

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There are many places to buy tropical fish in this day and age and becoming more popular in the UK is buying fish online. There are a few different sources of buying fish online such as online auction websites like eBay, from …

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