Many fish-keepers prefer to have a compact aquarium because of limited room space.
If a compact aquarium is what you want, then you need to carefully consider the size of its equipment.
Spicing up your new aquarium with some exotic freshwater crustaceans is always a good idea.
Having some snails in the aquarium may be good for regulating the algae growth, but sometimes things get out of control, and you find yourself in the middle of a snail infestation.
As hobbyists, we know how it feels when passing by a beautiful fish tank full of healthy, unique fish.
Loss of coloration is a common symptom of illness in aquarium fish.
For me, taking proper care of aquarium fish means recreating their natural environment as closely as possible.
Taking care of Nerite snails might be a piece of cake when it comes to their well being, but do you know what to do with all the tiny white dots that suddenly cover the whole fish tank?