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Selecting Fish for a Freshwater Community Aquarium

Selecting Fish for a Freshwater Community Aquarium

A freshwater community aquarium contains multiple different species of fish that must be compatible. Depending on the fish species they will have a preference to swim and live in the topwater, midwater or bottom of the aquarium. When selecting your fish for your aquarium you want to select fish wi ...

Fish Learning Fridays | Fish Word Search

Fish Learning Fridays | Fish Word Search

Can you find all 15 hidden words in this week’s Fish Learning Friday activity? We hope so! Challenge your kids, friends, and family to see who can complete this fish-inspired word search the fastest. Not only is this a fun activity to do with your family, but also offers amazing benefits for you ...

Fish Learning Fridays | Fish Connect the Dots

Fish Learning Fridays | Fish Connect the Dots

Fish Learning Friday is back and we’re excited to offer yet another fun, fish-related activity for your kids to complete! This week we have compiled a few fish connect the dot pages to encourage creativity and to help your kids discover the fun of counting! Connect the dots activities offer sig ...

Fish Learning Fridays | Fish Questions & Answers

Fish Learning Fridays | Fish Questions & Answers

It is Friday once again and we’re excited to bring you another aquarium-related activity for your children to enjoy! The underwater world is truly a mesmerizing, adventurous experience and is an activity that teaches your children responsibility as well as touches several core curriculum essential ...

Fish Learning Fridays | Printable Colouring Pages

Fish Learning Fridays | Printable Colouring Pages

Here at API® brand, we are excited to launch a new initiative to provide educational, yet fun activities for your children relating to the joys of fish keeping, called Fish Learning Fridays! Fridays throughout the year, we will post new aquarium-related articles incorporating activities for your ...

Feeding Your Fish

Feeding Your Fish

Feeding fish is a fun and rewarding experience, and nothing is more important for fish health and growth than the food they eat. Of course, you’ll need to select a high quality fish food to ensure your fish get the necessary nutrients, but what should you look for in a fish food formula? And how d ...

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. Most goldfish are hardy and easily kept. With many colour, shape, and size variations, your goldfish will be a unique and beautiful addition to your home. C ...

Diagnosing Your Fish and Treating with API Fish Remedies

Diagnosing Your Fish and Treating with API Fish Remedies

If your fish is exhibiting signs of illness, it’s important to diagnose the type of disease accurately in order to provide effective treatment. There are four categories of infection your fish may contract: • Bacterial• Parasitic• Fungal• Viral The first three can be treated with medicati ...