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Best Freshwater Aquarium Fish

Best Freshwater Aquarium Fish to Buy First

Starting a new freshwater aquarium can be an exciting and rewarding experience. Choosing the right fish is the first step in creating a successful and healthy aquatic environment. With so many species available, it can be overwhelming for beginners to decide which fish are best for their first aquarium. Our Beginner’s Guide will introduce you to some of the best freshwater aquarium fish to buy first, setting you up for success on your new journey as an aquarium enthusiast.

10 Top Freshwater Aquarium Fish for Beginners

10 Top Freshwater Aquarium Fish for Beginners: A Starter’s Guide

Starting a freshwater aquarium can be an exciting and rewarding experience for anyone interested in fishkeeping. However, choosing the right fish for your tank as a beginner can be overwhelming. With so many species available, selecting fish that are easy to care for and compatible with each other is essential. In this article, we will introduce you to the 10 top freshwater aquarium fish for beginners to start their journey in the hobby.

Barb Information: Types and Breeding

Barb Information: Types and Breeding

Active and hardy-shoaling fish barbs make a great addition to any aquarium with suitably sized inhabitants, and they’re an excellent choice for beginners. Though they prefer slightly acidic water, they can adapt to various conditions and are easy to feed and look after. Here, we discuss in-depth Barb information for types and breeding.


Damsel Fish Information: Care, Tankmates, Types and Breeding

Exotically colored and known for their toughness Damsel fish are a popular aquarium choice. However, their natural aggressiveness and need for space can make them difficult to keep successfully. Here, we discuss Damsel Fish Information including care, tankmates, types and breeding.

Tank Mates For Your Betta

Although many believe that Bettas can only be housed by themselves because they’ll “kill” anything alive in the tank, Bettas CAN be housed with other fish/invertebrates. In fact, there are quite a few species that can successfully coexist with a Betta. The general rule is… Read More »Tank Mates For Your Betta

Killifish Information

Killifish Information: Care, Diet and Breeding

Brilliantly colored and highly active, Killifish are an enduringly popular choice for the tropical aquarium. They’re highly adaptable and comparatively hardy, with varieties suitable to almost every tank set-up. Happy in large shoals but mostly too small to need a lot of space per individual, they’re easy to please and to be pleased by. Read on for Killfish information and their care, diet, and breeding.