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We're a group of aquarists that are on a mission to make Aquascaping the next big hobby. If you're obsessed with the art of crystal-clear water and pristinely-trimmed plants, you're in the right place. We cover a variety of topics, including technique, tutorials, interviews, showcases, and more.

Hagen Fluval G3 Advanced Filtration System Review

Hagen Fluval G3 Advanced Filtration System Review

If you are considering buying the G3 Advanced Filtration System from Hagen Fluval then this review will help you, we take a very detailed look at what this filter has to offer and how good it really is.

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How To Grow Coral In Aquariums

How To Grow Coral In Aquariums

Growing coral doesn't have to be tricky, this is a detailed how to guide that covers pretty much everything you need to getting your reef tank started.

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Best GFO For Reef Tank: Top 5

Best GFO For Reef Tank: Top 5

Looking for the best GFO for reef tanks? we cover our top 5 picks in detail along with answering some common GFO related questions to help you.

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How To Keep Driftwood From Floating

How To Keep Driftwood From Floating

We cover the best 5 ways on how to keep driftwood from floating, driftwood comes with lots of benefits to your tank so it's important to know how to anchor it down correctly which is what we cover here.

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Best Aquatic Turtle Heater: Top 5

Best Aquatic Turtle Heater: Top 5

We review what we consider to be the 5 best aquatic turtle heaters that cater most tank sizes, we take a detailed look into the features, pros and cons of each to help you pick the right option.

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Why Are My Goldfish Fins Turning Black?

Why Are My Goldfish Fins Turning Black?

We cover the main 3 reasons why your goldfishes fins are turning black, some are health related that need immediate attention and others are not so this article should give you some insight.

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Best Substrate For Betta Fish Tank

Best Substrate For Betta Fish Tank

Getting the best substrate for betta fish is important for many reasons, we have put together a list of the top 10 substrate options for your tank to help you decide along with some important information.

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What Is The Function Of The Swim Bladder

What Is The Function Of The Swim Bladder

We cover the ins and outs of a Swim bladder, what it is and it's function of giving fish buoyancy. If you questions around the topic then this article should help.

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Best 2.5 Gallon Tank For Betta Fish

Best 2.5 Gallon Tank For Betta Fish

We cover and review what we feel are some of the best 2.5 gallon tanks for betta fish, we have carefully selected 3 picks and covered them in detail to help you decide.

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How Do You Tell If Fish Are Male Or Female?

How Do You Tell If Fish Are Male Or Female?

We cover the 7 main ways to find out if your fish is male or female, it can vary slightly depend on the type of fish but these 7 points should give you the answer in most cases.

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How To Take Care Of A Piranha Fish

How To Take Care Of A Piranha Fish

This guide covers basically everything you need to know on how to take care of a Piranha fish properly, we cover all the equipment and care essentials in great detail to help you.

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The 8 Best Pond Heaters & Deicers: Reviews

The 8 Best Pond Heaters & Deicers: Reviews

We cover what we feel are the best 8 pond heaters or deicers, each reviewed in great detail along with some essential information you need to know before buying one, let us help you.

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Best Hang On Back Overflow Box: Reviews

Best Hang On Back Overflow Box: Reviews

Our 5 picks and reviews make finding the best hang on back overflow box a simple task, we have researched and put together very detailed reviews of the top contenders to help you.

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How To Clear Muddy Pond Water

How To Clear Muddy Pond Water

This article covers the 4 most effective ways on how to clear muddy pond water, there are lots of techniques but we feel these 4 are the best ways.

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Best Treatment To Treat Flukes In Koi

Best Treatment To Treat Flukes In Koi

We cover the best treatments to treat flukes in Koi and pretty much everything you need to know about this disease from how to identify it, symptoms and prevention methods.

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How To Make Tap Water Safe For Ponds

How To Make Tap Water Safe For Ponds

This is a detailed guide on how to make tap water safe for ponds, what you need to lookout for and how to remove chlorine to get the right parameters.

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How To Keep Birds Away From Fish Ponds

How To Keep Birds Away From Fish Ponds

We cover the 7 most effective way on how to keep birds away from fish ponds, there are plenty of great repellents out there but we feel these are the best.

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How Do Leeches Get Into Ponds?

How Do Leeches Get Into Ponds?

Leeches do get into ponds albeit it's not a common occurrence, this article looks at how do they get into ponds and how to remove them quickly.

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Best Way To Clean Algae From Pond

Best Way To Clean Algae From Pond

The ultimate guide on how to safely clean and remove algae from your pond, we look different algae types and the best products to help you eliminate and prevent it.

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How To Clean Live Aquarium Plants

How To Clean Live Aquarium Plants

We cover the best 3 ways on how to clean live aquarium plants, these are simple but very effective techniques that we personally use and recommend.

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How Big Do Mollies Get: Size Guide

How Big Do Mollies Get: Size Guide

Wondering how big do Mollies get? we cover the growth sizes of the common 11 types of molly fish along with some helpful care tips.

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How To Make A Betta Pond

How To Make A Betta Pond

If you want to know how to make a betta pond the right way then this article will help, we cover the 8 essentials to create the right pond environment for your betta fish.

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How To Keep Pond Water Clean Without Filter

How To Keep Pond Water Clean Without Filter

We cover the 10 best ways to keep pond water clean without using a filter, these are essential tips to avoid algae and diseases in your pond.

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Best Bio Media For Saltwater: Reviews

Best Bio Media For Saltwater: Reviews

Need help finding the best bio media for saltwater tanks? we have put together a list of our top 7 media picks that we feel are best options for your tank and why.

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How To Grow Duckweed For Feed

How To Grow Duckweed For Feed

We take a detailed look on the most effective and easiest way to grow duckweed for feed, if you need help and want to know how it's done then this should help you out.

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Best Nano Media Reactor: Reviews

Best Nano Media Reactor: Reviews

We review what we feel are the 5 best nano media reactors, we look at the pros and cons of each and the benefits of using one of these in your fish tank.

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How To Clean Fish Tank Ornaments From Algae

How To Clean Fish Tank Ornaments From Algae

We cover some of the easy but effective ways of cleaning algae from your fish tank ornaments, we also look at ways to stop algae growing back to avoid the issue in the future.

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Best Pond Dye Reviews: Top 10

Best Pond Dye Reviews: Top 10

This is a very detailed buying guide for anyone whom is looking for the best pond dye, we cover our top 10 picks and reviews along with some essential information that you need to know before buying any dye solution for your pond.

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What Can Betta Fish Eat Of Human Food

What Can Betta Fish Eat Of Human Food

Betta fish feeding is a very talked about subject but today we are focusing on what can betta fish eat of human foods? it's actually an interesting question so we decided to dedicate a post covering it in detail.

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Interpet Anti Fungus And Finrot Review

Interpet Anti Fungus And Finrot Review

Aside from identifying deadly fish diseases early like mouth and fin rot the next most important thing is actually treating these diseases effectively, today we are are doing a Interpet Anti Fungus And Finrot review to see how effective it really is.

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How To Prime A Fish Tank Filter

How To Prime A Fish Tank Filter

If you need to know how to prime a fish tank filter the right way then article will help, we look at what priming actually is and how to do it the right way with a helpful video included.

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How To Tell If A Pleco Is Male Or Female

How To Tell If A Pleco Is Male Or Female

We cover the 4 main ways on how to tell if your Pleco fish is a male or female, it can be quite tricky but there are actually several visible signs to determine the sex that we cover in detail in this article.

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Why Do Oscar Fish Change Colors

Why Do Oscar Fish Change Colors

If you are wondering why do Oscar Fish change colors then this article has the answers, we look at 3 common causes and why it's important to spot them early incase it's something bad.

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How To Clean Canister Filter Hoses

How To Clean Canister Filter Hoses

Our helpful guide on how to clean canister filter hoses the right way, we cover the 3 most popular and effective methods in detail with lots of tips and helpful information along the way.

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Seachem Denitrate Review

Seachem Denitrate Review

Our Seachem Denitrate review takes a detailed look at what this treatment product has to offer, how it works, how to use it and if it's actually effective.

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How To Breed Rummy Nose Tetras

How To Breed Rummy Nose Tetras

If you need help breeding rummy nose tetras then this guide will cover pretty much everything you need to know, we look at how to do it the right way and what set up and supplies you actually need.

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Eheim Classic 2213 Review

Eheim Classic 2213 Review

Our Eheim Classic 2213 review takes a very deep and detailed look into what this Canister filter has to offer, we look at all the features, pros and cons to help you decide if it's the right option for you.

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How Big Is A Fish Brain?

How Big Is A Fish Brain?

This article takes a detailed look a the size of a fish brain, memory and social cooperation of fish. If you have brain or memory related questions then this article has the answers.

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How To Keep An Aquarium Cool

How To Keep An Aquarium Cool

If you want to know how to keep an aquarium cool then this article will help, we cover the 7 best and most effective ways of cooling your tank.

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How To Clean Plexiglass Fish Tanks

How To Clean Plexiglass Fish Tanks

A detailed guide on how to clean pexiglass fish tanks the right way and what to do if scratches occur during the process, this article goes into lots of detail to help you make the cleaning process nice and easy.

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Acurel F Water Clarifier Review

Acurel F Water Clarifier Review

Our Acurel F Water Clarifier review takes a very detailed look into what benefits this treatment product has to offer and how it can help your tank.

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How Long Are Zebra Danios Pregnant For?

How Long Are Zebra Danios Pregnant For?

We take a detailed look at Zebra Danios breeding and pregnancy, we look at how long the process takes and some great tips on how to increase success breeding them.

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Best Food For Silver Arowana Fish

Best Food For Silver Arowana Fish

We cover what we feel are the 5 best food options for Silver Arowana fish, each covered in detail along with diet information and some general feeding tips so your fish stay healthy and happy.

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What Does A Bio Pellet Reactor Do?

What Does A Bio Pellet Reactor Do?

If you have questions about a bio pellet reactor then this article will most likely have the answers, we look at what they do, how they work, set up and tank benefits of using them.

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How To Take Care Of A Sucker Fish

How To Take Care Of A Sucker Fish

We cover the Sucker Fish (or Pleco) care essentials including tank size, water conditions, plants, lighting, tank mates and more so you know how to take care of these cool fish.

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Hydor Aquarium Heater Reviews

Hydor Aquarium Heater Reviews

We cover our 3 different Hydor aquarium heater reviews, each one aimed at different tank size and set ups, Hydor is a popular brand but how good are they really? let's take a detailed look.

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How To Keep A Saltwater Tank Clean

How To Keep A Saltwater Tank Clean

We cover the 5 essentials to help keep your saltwater tank clean, aside from looking bad a dirty tank can cause you and your fish a lot of problems that can be easily avoided with the right cleaning tools and routine.

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How Big Does An African Dwarf Frog Get

How Big Does An African Dwarf Frog Get

Want to know how big does an african dwarf from get? this article has the answer, we cover average size and tips to ensure healthy growth to give them the best chance of reaching their maximum potential size.

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Best Filter For Planted Discus Tank

Best Filter For Planted Discus Tank

We cover what we feel is the best filter for planted discus tanks, we narrowed it down to these 5 options which we review in detail to help you find the right option for your tank.

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How Do Coral Reefs Eat

How Do Coral Reefs Eat

This post takes a look at how do coral reefs eat, what they eat and some essential feeding tips and method that every aquarium owner should know.

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Best Food For Koi Carp: Top 10

Best Food For Koi Carp: Top 10

If you are searching for the best food for koi carp then this article will help! we cover our top 10 foods for growth and color benefit, along with some essential feeding information and tips.

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How Do Neon Fish Get Their Color

How Do Neon Fish Get Their Color

If you are wondering how do Neon Fish get their color then this post has the answers, we look at genes, evolution, breeding, food and other factors that impact coloring.

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Best Nano Canister Filter: Top 5

Best Nano Canister Filter: Top 5

We cover what we feel are the 5 best nano canister filters, each reviewed in great detail to help you decide on the right option for your small tank.

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How To Keep Axolotl Tank Cool

How To Keep Axolotl Tank Cool

Axolotls or Mexican Walking Fish like a cold environment so today we are looking at the best ways of keep the tank cool and what the ideal temperature for them actually is.

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Best Liquid Fertilizer For Aquarium Plants

Best Liquid Fertilizer For Aquarium Plants

Looking for the best liquid fertilizer for aquarium plants? we cover our top 6 picks in detail, looking at tank safety and other natural ways to fertilize plants.

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What Causes Dropsy In Fish: Symptoms & Prevention

What Causes Dropsy In Fish: Symptoms & Prevention

This is a detailed guide that looks at what dropsy is, what causes it, symptoms and most importantly how to treat it the right way. Many fish can be effected by dropsy and it's very important to diagnose early for best chances of both treatment and prevention.

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Best Fish Food For Mollies: Top 8

Best Fish Food For Mollies: Top 8

If you need help finding the best fish food for Mollies then this article will help you, we cover our top 8 food picks and what feeding schedule you should be working towards to ensure your fish stay healthy.

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Best Aquarium Plants To Reduce Nitrates

Best Aquarium Plants To Reduce Nitrates

We cover the 6 best aquarium plants to reduce nitrates in your tank. We also look at why and how nitrates can be harmful for you tank and what to keep a look out for.

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How To Grow Daphnia For The Aquarium

How To Grow Daphnia For The Aquarium

Daphnia are commonly used as a source of fish food, we look at what they are and a detailed step by step guide on how to grow them correctly for your aquarium.

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Best Pond Plants To Keep Water Clear

Best Pond Plants To Keep Water Clear

We cover the 10 best pond plants to keep water clear and how the right plants can play a big part in keeping your pond naturally clear.

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Why Does My Betta Fish Have A Big Belly

Why Does My Betta Fish Have A Big Belly

If you are wondering why does my betta fish have a big belly then its probably one of the four things we cover in this article, it can be serious so it's a good idea to educate yourself on the subject so your betta stays healthy.

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Best Koi Pond Water Test Kit: Reviews

Best Koi Pond Water Test Kit: Reviews

If you are on the hunt for the best koi pond water test kits then this post will help you, we cover our top picks and some essential information on why you need to test and what to look for.

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What Happens When You Overfeed A Fish

What Happens When You Overfeed A Fish

Wondering what happens when you overfeed a fish? The short answer is nothing good! this post looks at the main 11 effects it has and how you can avoid it to keep your fish healthy.

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10 Best Gifts For Aquarium Enthusiasts

10 Best Gifts For Aquarium Enthusiasts

Need some ideas? we cover 10 of the best gifts for aquarium enthusiasts that we felt are worth a mention, we also look at some of the best ways of getting gift ideas for your friends and family.

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How To Remove Phosphates From Aquarium

How To Remove Phosphates From Aquarium

A very detailed guide on how to remove phosphates from aquariums, we look at sources, effects and how to prevent buildup in your aquarium.

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Best Plants For Nano Aquarium: Top 7

Best Plants For Nano Aquarium: Top 7

We cover what we feel are the 7 best plants for nano aquariums along with some essential aquascaping tips to help you get the most from your small tank.

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How Much Gravel For 10 Gallon Tanks

How Much Gravel For 10 Gallon Tanks

If you have gravel questions about your 10 gallon tank, like how much and why you should use gravel in your tank then this post will help you out.

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Best Filter For 30 Gallon Fish Tank

Best Filter For 30 Gallon Fish Tank

If you are on the hunt for the best filter for 30 gallon fish tanks then this post will help you, we cover our top 5 picks in detail looking at the features, pros and cons that each filter has to offer.

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How To Aerate Water Without A Pump

How To Aerate Water Without A Pump

We cover the 6 best ways of how to aerate water without using a pump along with lots of helpful information on aeration and oxygenation that every aquarium owner should know.

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How Often Do Betta Fish Sleep

How Often Do Betta Fish Sleep

This post answers some common questions around Betta fish and sleep, we look at if they need sleep, how often do they sleep and how to tell if your fish is actually asleep.

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Best Filter For A 20 Gallon Aquarium

Best Filter For A 20 Gallon Aquarium

If you are on the hunt for the best filter for a 20 gallon aquarium then this article will help, we have hand picked our top 5 options and reviewed each one in detail covering features, pros, cons and more to help you choose the right option.

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How To Setup CO2 For Aquarium: Guide

How To Setup CO2 For Aquarium: Guide

If you need help setting up Co2 for your aquarium then look no further, this article covers what items you actually need and a very detailed step by step setup guide to ensure you do it the correct way for proper plant growth.

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Best Hang On Back Protein Skimmer: Top 8

Best Hang On Back Protein Skimmer: Top 8

Searching for the best hang on back protein skimmer? we have reviewed and put together a list of our top 8 picks that we feel are the top contenders, all covered in great detail including features, pros, cons and even videos to help you.

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Red Sea no3 po4 x Review

Red Sea no3 po4 x Review

Our detailed Red Sea no3 po4 x review covers what this reducer does, the main benefits of using it and how it can help your coral flourish to it's full potential.

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How Do I Get More Oxygen In My Fish Tank?

How Do I Get More Oxygen In My Fish Tank?

If you want to know how to get more oxygen in your fish tank then this post tell you everything you need to know, we cover: how to tell if oxygen levels are low, the causes and solutions for low oxygen levels in your tank plus more.

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Best CO2 System For Small Aquariums

Best CO2 System For Small Aquariums

We cover what we feel is the Best CO2 system for small aquariums along with some essential Co2 information such as what it does, different kinds and set up information to help you and your tank!

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How To Remove Scratches From Glass Aquariums

How To Remove Scratches From Glass Aquariums

Our guide covers all you need to know when it comes to removing scratches from your glass aquarium. We cover what you need to get the job done and a step by step guide on the best way to do it.

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Best Food For Oscar Growth: Top 5

Best Food For Oscar Growth: Top 5

We have put together our Top 5 list that we feel are the best foods for Oscar fish growth, we cover each in detail along with some important feeding tips so your Oscars grow faster while staying healthy and happy.

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Seachem The Bag Review

Seachem The Bag Review

Our Seachem The Bag review takes a detailed look into what this particular media bag has to offer. Size, quality and closure are always top of the priority list with media bags so let's take a look at how good this particular option is.

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How Do Bio Balls Work? Helpful Guide

How Do Bio Balls Work? Helpful Guide

This article covers all you need to know about Bio Balls, What they are, how they work, cleaning and the benefits to using to them. If you have questions then chances are this article should answer them for you.

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Best Food For Zoanthids: Reviews

Best Food For Zoanthids: Reviews

If you are looking for the best food for Zoanthids fish then this article will help you out, we cover our top food picks in detail which includes the ingredients and what benefits they offer (growth / color enhancement etc), it's important to make sure your fish are healthy and happy!

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How Long Are Dalmatian Mollies Pregnant For?

How Long Are Dalmatian Mollies Pregnant For?

We often see lots of questions around breeding Mollies, it's pretty easy providing you have the right set up and water conditions. One popular question we regularly come across is how long are Dalmatian mollies pregnant for? So, we decided to put together a dedicated article to directly answer the question along with some other important info.

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Wardley Betta Food Review

Wardley Betta Food Review

Our Wardley Betta Food review takes a detailed look into what this food has to offer, the quality, coloring and health benefits. How does it compared to some of the other popular food options?

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How To Increase pH Level In Fish Tanks

How To Increase pH Level In Fish Tanks

We cover the 5 main ways you can increase the pH level in your fish tank along with some important and helpful information on the factors that influence pH levels in your aquarium.

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Best Cooling Fan For Aquarium: Top 5

Best Cooling Fan For Aquarium: Top 5

On the hunt for the best cooling fan for your aquarium? we have put together our top 5 picks that we feel are the top contenders for different tank sizes, each reviewed in lots of detail to help you find the right option.

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Tetra SafeStart Plus Review

Tetra SafeStart Plus Review

Our Tetra SafeStart Plus review covers everything you need to know about this particular water treatment product, we look at what it does, how to use it along with the pros and cons to help you decide.

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How Many Species Of Goldfish Are There?

How Many Species Of Goldfish Are There?

Wondering how many species of Goldfish are there? This post has the answer, we take a look at the main species with a detailed overview of each to give you a good idea and perhaps some suggestions on your next tank addition.

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Best Aquarium Vacuum For Sand: Top 5

Best Aquarium Vacuum For Sand: Top 5

If you are looking for the best aquarium vacuum for sand/substrates then this post will help, we cover our top 5 picks in detail covering features, pros, cons and the important factors to keep in mind before buying.

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How Do You Know When A Fish Is Hungry?

How Do You Know When A Fish Is Hungry?

We cover an important and common question in the aquarium world, how do you know when your fish is actually hungry, let's look at the key points as well as some feeding essentials for healthy and happy fish.

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Best Food For Peacock Cichlids: Top 5

Best Food For Peacock Cichlids: Top 5

We cover what feel are the top 5 contenders for best food for Peacock Cichlids, each reviewed in detail along with some important and helpful feeding tips to make sure your fish stay healthy and happy.

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How Much Gravel Do I Need For My Aquarium?

How Much Gravel Do I Need For My Aquarium?

If you need to know how much gravel you need to add to your aquarium then this post has the answers, the look at the important factors involved such as fish, plants, decoration and the general rule of thumb when adding gravel.

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Tahitian Moon Sand Review

Tahitian Moon Sand Review

Our Tahitian Moon Sand review covers pretty much everything you need to know about this particular substrate, we look at the benefits it brings to the tank and it's pros, cons and more to help you decide if it's the right option.

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How Big Does A Black Moor Goldfish Get?

How Big Does A Black Moor Goldfish Get?

We cover how big Black Moor Goldfish get in depth along with some important information and tips on how make them grow as large as possible.

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ADA Amazonia Review

ADA Amazonia Review

Our ADA Amazonia review covers everything you need to know about this particular substrate, we take a detailed look into the benefits it offers as well as the main pros and cons of using the soil for your planted tank.

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How Long Can A Betta Go Without Food?

How Long Can A Betta Go Without Food?

We answer one of the common Betta feeding questions, how long can a Betta go without food? this comes up a lot with people going on holidays so here is our detailed answer and some key things to be aware of.

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Best Terrarium For Crested Geckos

Best Terrarium For Crested Geckos

We cover our top 5 picks that we feel qualify as top contenders for the title of best terrarium for crested geckos, we review each in detail covering features, pros, cons and some essentials to keep in mind when buying one.

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How Long Is The Gestation Period For Guppies?

How Long Is The Gestation Period For Guppies?

We answer the common breeding question of how long is the gestation period for Guppies along with some great breeding tips that we are sure will help you and your fish!

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Poly Filter Pad Review

Poly Filter Pad Review

Over detailed poly filter pad review covers everything you need to know about this particular media, there are lots of options out their and it's very important to get the right one. We take a detailed look into what these filter pads offer in terms of benefits, pros and cons.

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How Big Do Shubunkins Grow To?

How Big Do Shubunkins Grow To?

We answer the common question of how big do Shubunkins grow to and what you can do to help increase the growth rate as fast as possible in a helpful and straight forward guide.

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Best Glue For Driftwood: Top 3

Best Glue For Driftwood: Top 3

We cover our Top 3 picks that we feel are the top contenders for best glue for driftwood and other aquarium decorations, we also cover the essentials on what to look for with aquarium glue so it's safe for your fish.

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