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Spotlight Fish: Goldfish

Spotlight Fish: Goldfish

Goldfish are among the most popular of household fish. In fact, it has been stated that goldfish tend to be the first fish for aquarium owners.

Spotlight Fish: Freshwater Tropical Fish

Spotlight Fish: Freshwater Tropical Fish

Among the most common type of fish people keep are freshwater tropical fish of any given species – Cichlids, Guppies, Barbs, Tetras, Plecos, Livebearers, Bettas, and Gouramis are just a few.

Myth Busters: The Truth about Bettas

Myth Busters: The Truth about Bettas

There is a common misconception that when keeping Bettas, they must be isolated from other fish because of their aggressive nature, and should not be kept in community aquariums.

Caring for Sick Fish

Caring for Sick Fish

Bacteria and parasites are contagious among fish that share an aquarium, and diseases can also stem from poor water conditions.

Spotlight Fish: Bottom Feeder Fish

Spotlight Fish: Bottom Feeder Fish

A popular fish type that many people stock their aquariums with are Bottom Feeder -- or bottom-dwelling -- fish, which include loaches, Plecostomus (or Plecos), Cory catfish (Cory cats), Otocinclus catfish, crayfish, freshwater shrimp, and snails.