Fish For Outdoor Ponds

Fish For Outdoor Ponds

Thinking about adding a pond to your landscape or investing more in what you already have? If you're thinking about adding more fish to your pond, we advise you wait until your pond has been eating for a few weeks or late spring. This allows your fish to have an effective immune response should something [...]

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Fish System Cycling

If you are new or old to the fish keeping hobby, no doubt you have heard the phrase "system cycling." What does this mean? To "cycle" an aquarium is to establish its biological filtration, more specifically, your nitrogen cycle. Cycling refers to the colonization of beneficial bacteria to convert your fishes' primary waste, ammonia, into [...]

A Guide to Buying New Fish

A Guide to Buying New Fish

Looking to add some new fish to your system? Here's a helpful checklist to help you through! Do you have room for more fish? The standard 1 gallon of water per 1" of fish is a terrible standard. Fish vary too much in their build and nutritional conversion for this standard to hold true. Be [...]