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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How To Promote Algae Growth In The Home Aquarium

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Roughly 90% of the time (if not more) you would want to reduce the amount of algae growth, however i want to look at how to promote algae growth in your fish tank. Although this may seem like an odd …

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What Is The Average Price Of A Tropical Fish

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Being a UK based website we can only speak for the prices in the UK however I am sure they are mapped across to other countries in a similar ratio unless the fish are native to that country or near …

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Why Is The Compatibility Of Tropical Fish So Important

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If you have seen some of the other blogs and articles we have written you will often see we refer the reader to look at the Tropical Fish Profiles section of the website (as we have just done again!) if …

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My Tropical Fish Seems To Be Breathing A Lot

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As a general rule your tropical fish’ mouths should remain closed except for a few circumstances which are that they are eating, yawning/stretching or recovering after a fight or being chased. Apart from the chasing which does happen depending on …

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How Much Does It Cost To Run A Fish Tank Aquarium

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It is frequently said that people sell fry to cover the cost of running their aquarium/s and that the hobby of fish keeping can be an expensive one so we thought (and may regret!) it would be a good idea …

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