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What Pet Stores Don’t Tell You About… Water Changes

What Pet Stores Don’t Tell You About… Water Changes

Now I don’t want to make it sound like all pet stores give bad information about fishkeeping, because some are very good at what they do.  However, it’s been my experience that most pet stores give pretty bad advice when it comes to proper aquarium fish care, so I’m going to be doing a mini-series…
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12 Uses for a Fish Bowl

12 Uses for a Fish Bowl

Video link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YKo4KKQjR8k Vase for Fresh FlowersEven the best things in life are better with a goldfish theme. Candle HolderKeep it simple or dress it up a little with decorative stones or glass pebbles. Aquarium Decor Illustrate to guests why fish don’t belong in bowls! Beach Themed DecorCollect and display sand and seashells from your favorite…
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The Aquarium Nitrogen Cycle

The Aquarium Nitrogen Cycle

The nitrogen cycle is a common biological process that occurs innature, and it also occurs in our aquariums. In aquariums it’s an essential process because it removes toxic wasteproducts and coverts them to a much less toxic form.  The process is performed by bacteria, whichwe call beneficial bacteria (or BB). These beneficial bacteria colonize any surface they…
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How To Take Good Photos Of Your Fish

How To Take Good Photos Of Your Fish

A question I see often is “How can I take better photos of my fish?”.  So here’s a collection of pointers that I’ve found helpful in getting those super-clear, high-quality photos of fish.   1. Ambient LightingOne of the biggest mistakes people make is to take photos during the daytime, which almost always results in…
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