Koi Food: A Basic Primer

In an attempt to provide the best in nutrition for our Koi, the hobbyist has access to many different types of foods that meet specific requirements for the fish. Nearly all Koi foods are a floating pellet or stix to bring the fish to the surface and allow us better viewing during feeding. It also allows us to monitor how much food to feed, as excess pellets floating around the pond after a few minutes indicated we offered too much koi food.

CO2 Basics for the Freshwater Planted Aquarium

So you have decided to set up your new aquarium or convert your existing aquarium into a heavily planted freshwater aquarium and try out your aquatic green thumb. You have done your research, decided what plants you’re going to plant, selected your lighting and planted aquarium substrate, and you’re ready to go. There may be just one lingering question…

Betta Fish

Betta fish, or Siamese fighting fish, can make wonderful and surprisingly social companions. They are interactive, playful and can be your best friend for up to 4…