6 Important Betta Care Tips

If you haven't read my full biography, you might not know that I currently can't keep most pets.  Yep.  My significant other and child are both deathly allergic to all things furry or feathery or that require any sort of bedding.  I do have hopes of keeping pets again in the future, but our living situation … Continue reading 6 Important Betta Care Tips

How to Care for a Betta (Siamese Fighting Fish)

Bettas are perhaps one of the most beautiful fish kept in captivity.  Breeders developed millions of color combinations, with long and flowing fins.  The betta survives well in captivity, and the fish are remarkably intelligent for fish.  These fish require basic care, but perform very well as the first fish for a family.  Read on … Continue reading How to Care for a Betta (Siamese Fighting Fish)

Getting Your First Fish Tank: Important Information

Many families enter the pet-ownership circle with an aquarium. After all, fish are inexpensive and easy to replace, and once established do not require daily attention. Setting up an aquarium properly can prove difficult, and attention to detail can make the difference between live and dead fish. However, the sense of accomplishment in setting up a mini-ecosystem and relaxing entertainment make aquariums well worth the effort.