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Are you wondering if you need a surface skimmer for your fish tank? Or are you wondering if it is just one of those aquarium accessories that you can skip purchasing? Do you also have many live plants in your fish tank? This article will answer both of those questions and more. It is obvious that your fish tank inhabitants require oxygen to survive. If you let a film or scum build on the surface…

You might have heard that it is not necessary to keep the heaters and lights on in your aquarium 24/7. This might have then got you to question whether you should keep your aquarium filter on at all times too. So, should your aquarium filter be on all the time? An aquarium filter essentially cleans the tank water of toxic buildup of ammonia and nitrates, debris, and aerates the water so your fish can breathe.…

When adding new fish species, like Killifish, to your fish tank, one of the first questions you will ask is, “what do I feed my fish?” Although the answer is easy to find, being a caring fish keeper takes more than just feeding your fish. So, if you are wondering what to feed your Killifish, the answer is to feed them frozen foods such as brine shrimp, mosquito larvae, Mysis shrimp, daphnia, bloodworms, and more.…

If you have seen a Kribensis Cichlid, they might scare you a little. I understand that these little cave dwellers are aggressive during the breeding season. But, breeding Kribensis Cichlid is far easier than it looks! Kribensis Cichlids are good parents and the male Krib relentlessly protects their brood. The only thing you should be scared of? It’s the other tank mates that live with those Kribs. Today, I will describe how to sex a…

If you aren’t familiar with Dwarf Cichlids, allow me to introduce you to one. Nicknamed Rainbow Krib for its sharp color, Kribensis Cichlid will add sparkles to your tank. Don’t worry if you are a beginner, for Kribensis Cichlid are a favorite of even seasoned fish keepers. I have only good things to say about Kribensis Cichlids. Why? Well. This breed of African Cichlid has a perfect balance of everything; rage to protect its young,…