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You may have heard and seen people using the cleaning crew term when it comes to fish that eats algae. Many fish breeds have successfully made their way to the tops in the algae eaters list, but here we are to know about Otocinclus. So, are Otocinclus in the list of algae eaters? Do Otocinclus Catfish eat algae? If they do, what kind of algae do Otocinclus prefer? Yes, Otocinclus catfish eat algae, not only…

During cold days, your room probably has a low temperature. As a result, your fish might need a warmer environment to continue to thrive. At this point, you need to keep your fish tank warm by installing a heater. You might have a lot of puzzles about how to keep your fish tank warm. Right? The first thing to do is to get a heater but there are some short-term solutions like using a blanket…

I know glofish has the potential to attract anyone’s attention, how cannot they? These glofish are so adorable, beautiful, bright, and colorful that it is not a new thing to know you fell in love with them. But falling in love won’t give answers to many questions you have in mind. The numbers, the maintenance, the school size, etc. raise questions about glofish. How many glofish in a 20-gallon tank? What school size of glofish…

Many aquarists debate the fact that beneficial bacteria are essential for the tank. This can be true to some extent. However, you might also be growing some bad bacteria that may harm the health of your fish. So, where do these beneficial bacteria come from or live in your aquarium? Well, the beneficial bacteria reside anywhere in the tank where the debris and dirt can accumulate. This can mean that the beneficial bacteria are in…

Most of the fish keepers want their aquarium to be maintained beautifully clean and clear. The main motive to have an aquarium is to view the fish in a captivating tank environment, isn’t it? So, if you have the same view, then you would certainly want the same goal too, right? But, sometimes due to certain causes, your aquarium water can change its normal appearance and look yellowish. This causes the tank to look less…