Will Bladder Snails Eat Hair Algae, What About Other Algaes?

Bladder snails. They’re small, they’re cute, and they breed rapidly. Oftentimes people consider these marvelous little snails to be a pest, something to stress out about having in your aquarium. But In my experience, they are the best cheap labor in the aquarium kingdom. They clean everything so well and keep algae down to nothing. … Read more

Do Pond Snails Eat Fish Eggs?

Missing fish eggs in your aquarium? Your first suspect is probably the common pond snail, Lymnaea stagnalis. Do pond snails eat fish eggs? Is it possible that’s why some of them have gone missing? This article will answer some of your questions about the pond snail and their behavior in an aquarium when it comes … Read more

Do Bladder Snails Eat Hydra? What does?

There is nothing worse than when you realize your aquarium is infested with hydra. These brainless hunks of evil prey on small fish and fry and are a real burden, especially in a breeding tank. So, One way to get rid of them is to put something in the tank that will eat them. Will … Read more

Do Danios Have to Be In a School? Are Danios Schooling Fish?

Do danios have to be in a school to be happy and are they even considered a schooling fish to begin with? These are questions many danio owners ask when looking for how many they need to stock their tanks with. The answer is actually complex. Are danios schooling fish? By definition, Danios ARE schooling … Read more

Will Danios Eat Ghost Shrimp? Can They Live Together?

Are you getting your new tank ready and now you need to decide on what to stock it with? Danios are nice fish, And ghost shrimp always go over well in a new tank right? Well, you need to know if the two are going to be compatible, or will danios eat ghost shrimp? Will … Read more

Do Zebra Danios Have Scales

Do zebra danios have scales? You might need this information if you’re looking to treat them with certain medications due to the fact that some medications can’t be used on armored, rather than scaled fish. Yes, Zebra danios, along with all other cyprinids (i.e. goldfish, koi, barbs) do have scales. You can see them if … Read more

Can’t Find Nerite Snail? Where Did My Nerite Snail Go?

So you went to clean your tank or to admire your nerite snails, only to find that one of them has gone missing! A not too uncommon problem nerite owners will face on occasion, Why can’t you find your nerite snail? Where did my nerite snail go? We’ve got some possibilities below. Nerites are like … Read more