20 Best Tank Mates for Red Cherry Shrimp 🦐

Red cherry shrimp are a popular choice for many aquarists because they can be bred, do well in warmer temperatures, and are generally peaceful. If you’re not careful, however, they can be bullied and eaten by the other fish you add to their tank. Because of this, it’s important to choose tank mates for your … Read more

How Many Fish Can Live In a 75 Gallon Tank?

Stocking your aquarium with the appropriate number of fish is crucial for their health. A 75-gallon tank is tantalizingly large and offers many possibilities for marine and freshwater fish species. It is a common mistake for aquarists to get carried away and overstock their tanks. A 75-gallon tank can hold 25-30 fish, depending on their … Read more

Can Betta Eat Flakes?

Betta fish need a good diet to remain healthy, and you need to make sure that you feed your betta with the appropriate food that it needs to survive and thrive in your care. Bettas can be picky eaters, which can make the process of feeding them a challenging one, but if you provide them … Read more

Can You Keep a Betta with a Cichlid?

Cichlids and betta are both fish species that are known for being territorial and aggressive towards other fish. Both bettas and cichlids will fight others of their species to death. But can these feisty fish hold their own together in a community tank that is big enough for the both of them to have their … Read more

Can Goldfish Eat Crackers?

Treating pet goldfish to occasional snacks is a fun experience for any goldfish owner. However, as enjoyable as the experience may be, safety comes first! Do you ever fish around (no pun intended) in your pantry for a yummy snack to watch your goldfish devour? If you’re tempted to reach for the crackers on the … Read more

19 Best Tank Mates for Mystery Snails (& Nerite Snails)

Snails make great additions to an aquarium, but if anything decides to attack them they’re basically sitting ducks.  (This is true whether you have mystery snails, nerites, or something else.)  Fortunately, there are plenty of snail-friendly options. The best tank mates for snails are rasboras, neon tetras, honey gourami, and corydoras.  Good invertebrates to keep … Read more

15 Best Tank-Mates for a Blue Acara

Blue Acara are small freshwater fish that come from South America. They are beautiful with their amazing flash of colour. But which other fish make the best tank mates? Let’s find out! Although a Cichlid, the Blue Acara is a fairly peaceful fish. For this reason, there is a good choice of potential tank mates … Read more