My Review of the EHEIM Jäger TruTemp Review

Many in the fishkeeping hobby have heard of the EHEIM Jäger TruTemp and is commonly referred to as the most reliable and accurate aquarium heater on the market. There are many different sizes of the Jager, accommodating different sizes of aquariums. Currently, there are 9 different sizes to choose from, adequate for 20 to 1000 … Read more

How To Grow An Infusoria Culture

An Infusoria culture can help feed your aquarium fish. Making infusoria cultures does not require a starter culture or kit. This is because Infusoria is present in all organic matter. At times, Infusoria can be seen living in the substrate of aquariums, hidings in between pebbles and plants. Generally, populations of infusoria do not proliferate … Read more

The Blackwater Aquarium: A Guide for Beginners

Blackwater aquarium, Pencil Fish.

The blackwater aquarium aims to replicate the conditions found in blackwater biotope. Blackwater aquariums are created from a mixture of leaf litter and plants, creating a tinted water effect. The process is similar to the brewing of tea, where the properties of dried tea leaves are infused with water. Tannins [are] a yellowish or brownish … Read more

Aquarium Fish That Look Like Sharks

Fish that look like sharks Sharks are fascinating creatures. From Hollywood movies to skeletal museum exhibitions,  sharks spark interest and among many, who are fascinated by its danger. So, wouldn’t it be cool to have a shark tank? Yes, absolutely. But is it possible to have a shark living in a tank?  Yes, it is … Read more