Koi Food: The Basics

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.

Breeding Malawi Mbuna for the First Time

For a lot of people that get into the aquarium hobby for the first time, it may not take long before the thought occurs to you, “Can I breed fish at home?” This question popped into my head just after about 2 months of owning an African Cichlid tank.