10 Best Coldwater Fish That Don’t Need a Heater

10 Best Coldwater Fish That Don’t Need a Heater

by Irene Bearly March 09, 2020 6 min read

Most aquarium fish require a heater because they’re used to tropical temperatures, but did you know there’s a whole class of coldwater fish that are perfectly fine at room temperature? In this article, we cover the 10 coolest fish that can live without an aquarium heater.

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7 Popular Fish You Should Try in a 20-Gallon Aquarium

7 Popular Fish You Should Try in a 20-Gallon Aquarium

by Irene Bearly February 03, 2020 4 min read

20-gallon aquariums are one of the most popular tank sizes among fish keepers because they’re small enough to keep in a bedroom but big enough that you can choose from a wide variety of fish to keep. With all these possibilities, check out our favorite freshwater fish to spice up your aquarium with their beautiful colors and interesting behaviors.
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5 Best Tank Mates for Betta Fish

5 Best Tank Mates for Betta Fish

by Irene Bearly January 13, 2020 3 min read

Betta fish are known to be fierce fighters, but did you know you can add tank mates to their aquarium? Depending on your betta’s personality and the size of the tank, he can peacefully cohabitate with other fish and invertebrates. Check out our top 5 list of favorite tank mates for you and your betta fish to enjoy!

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10 Best Aquarium Fish for Beginners

10 Best Aquarium Fish for Beginners

by Irene Bearly October 10, 2019 5 min read

If you’re getting into freshwater aquariums for the first time, it can be intimidating to know which fish to pick. Ideally, you want something hardy, budget-friendly, and colorful with an interesting personality. Check out our list of top 10 beginner fish that are easy to care for and would make a great addition to your aquarium!
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5 High-Quality Fish Foods That You Have to Try

5 High-Quality Fish Foods That You Have to Try

by Irene Bearly February 16, 2019 4 min read

When it comes to prepared fish foods, what do you feed? Are you a die-hard fan of Team Hikari or a DIYer on Team Repashy? Here’s a list of my favorite prepared foods that are proven, easy to use, and a little unusual in some cases – foods that your fish need to try!
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Top 5 Bottom Dwellers

Top 5 Bottom Dwellers

by Cory McElroy October 27, 2018 5 min read

If you are in the market and looking to add a few bottom-dwelling cleaners to your tank, this list is for you! Our list of the Top 5 Bottom Dwellers gives you a list of our top choices for the best fish that you can add to your tank to keep it functional and attractive.
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Top 5 Centerpiece Fish for Your Small to Medium Sized Community Aquarium

Top 5 Centerpiece Fish for Your Small to Medium Sized Community Aquarium

by Cory McElroy September 01, 2018 3 min read

Creating your own ‘school of fish’ in a medium-sized or small fish tank is a fun and rewarding experience. It’s made even more fun by introducing a showpiece fish to serve as your aquatic pride and joy. A centerpiece fish draws attention, stands out through either color or size, and also gets along with the other swimmers in the community tank. Which one should you get, though? It’s a tricky question to answer since we don’t want a larger fish to gobble up the others!
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Top 5 Easy Aquarium Plants

Top 5 Easy Aquarium Plants

by Cory McElroy May 09, 2018 2 min read

Hey guys, Cory here, I made a video a couple days ago about what is, in my opinion, the top 5 aquarium plants that are not only beautiful but very easy to grow. 

 

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