Successful Disease Treatment for Aquarium Fishes

The first step in the successful treatment of diseases in aquarium fishes is early recognition and proper diagnosis. Even before a disease condition can be diagnosed it must be recognized as existing. Since the fishes cannot simply tell us that they are feeling uncomfortable we must educate ourselves as to their normal and abnormal behaviors … Read moreSuccessful Disease Treatment for Aquarium Fishes

Fish Photography: Photographing the fishes in your aquarium

fish photography

At one time or another, most of us have thought about photographing the fishes in our aquariums. Some of us just let the thought pass while others made the attempt, had horrible results, and vowed never to do it again. Yet it’s not impossible, as demonstrated by the success of good aquarium photos you’ve seen … Read moreFish Photography: Photographing the fishes in your aquarium

Fish nutrition for freshwater and marine tropical fish

fish nutrition

When talking about fish nutrition for freshwater and marine tropical fish, we’re really talking about a lot of variables and a lot of unknowns. Only the nutritional requirements of only about a dozen fishes have been studied in detail (Fish Physiology: Hoar & Randall, Academic Press, NY) and these have all been fishes important to … Read moreFish nutrition for freshwater and marine tropical fish

A beginners guide to starting and maintaining a healthy fish aquarium

starting a fish tank

Many people, impressed by tropical fish they see at friends homes, doctors offices or pet shops, decide to enter the tropical fish hobby. Many continue to maintain an aquarium for the rest of their lives. Unfortunately, many find the expense frustrating enough to give up keeping fish, albeit, temporary; some give up forever in total … Read moreA beginners guide to starting and maintaining a healthy fish aquarium