How Often to Feed Aquarium Fish? (Based on Their Diet)

The main question most new aquarists often have is how often to feed their fish. Figuring out how often to feed your fish may seem daunting, but you don’t need to worry; I’ve done the research on your behalf. What your fish eats depends on whether they’re omnivores, herbivores, or carnivores. You need to match the nutrition they get in their natural habitat to avoid feeding mistakes.

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What Do Freshwater Aquarium Snails Eat? (+Tips)

Snail Feast.


This comprehensive guide navigates the diverse feeding habits of these freshwater aquarium snails. While some species thrive on a vegetarian diet, others are carnivorous, and many fall in between as omnivores. Through an exploration of various food options, from vegetables and algae to fruits and commercial foods, aquarists can tailor their snails’ diets for optimal health and shell development.

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Can You Put Potted Plants in Your Aquarium? (+ Ideas)

Terracotta Potted Aquarium Plants.

This article will explore the safety and benefits of incorporating potted plants into your aquarium, from providing refuge for fish to promoting gas exchange. Gain practical insights into selecting and preparing pots, along with step-by-step instructions for planting and maintaining potted aquarium plants. Come discover the versatility of plastic, terracotta, glass, and even DIY potting options, while also navigating the realm of using houseplants in your aquatic environments.

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Can you use tap water for a fish tank?

Water change.

Contrary to common misconceptions, simply filling your fish tank with untreated tap water can have disastrous consequences for aquatic inhabitants. Through meticulous research, this article dives into the detrimental effects of chlorine on fish health, shedding light on the different water conditioning techniques.

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