PetSolutions Coral Frags Behind the Scenes

The “Pick of the Reef” section of our website, located in the live fish area, is filled with some gorgeous corals and frags. One of the great things about that section is that it is what you see is what you get, so the photo of the item you look at on our website is the actual item we will ship to you.

Get Started With Breeding Freshwater Fish at Home

Chances are you’ve been bitten by the fish bug. Now you are thinking about breeding some fish of your own. After all, if they fish are breeding, you can justify that bigger tank you’ve been eying. Or perhaps you have accidentally stumbled on babies one morning when you went in to greet your fish. Well, either way, let’s learn about raising baby fish!

Visit a Public Aquarium During the Colder Months for a Relaxing Day

Currently there are at least 38 public aquariums located across the United States, and many in other parts of the world as well. These wonderful attractions can be a great place to get ideas for your own home aquarium, provide educational experiences for both children and adults alike, and they can just be downright fun and amazing places to visit.

ROOMMATE WANTED: Building a Community Freshwater Fish Aquarium

When looking for a roommate, most people seek individuals that are compatible with your personality and lifestyle. For example, you are not likely to have a roommate that likes to stay up late watching Jay Leno if you are an early riser. The same goes for fish roommates in an aquarium community. The personality and lifestyle of a live fish is known as temperament.

What is Live Rock and Why Should I Use it in My Aquarium?

Live rock is not itself actually alive, but rather it is filled with a huge variety of micro and macro organisms that are beneficial for aquarium care. These organisms live below the surface of the rock and may not become visible to the eye until after the rock has been settled into its aquarium for weeks or months, or the organisms may not become visible at all.

A Brief History of Koi Evolution as Pond Fish

The exact time of origin of Koi isn’t entirely clear, but these pond fish have become a source of beauty throughout the world. It is said the Koi originated in areas around China, several hundred years BC, but there are also accounts of the black carp originating in areas around Iran rather than China.