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What Do Shrimp Eat When You Have Them In Your Tank

There are many people who are starting to get involved with keeping shrimp in their tank. If you are one of the hobbyists that would like to add one of these lovely invertebrates then there are a few things you’ll want to think about, not the least of which is, what do shrimp eat. First [...]

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Cherry Shrimp Breeding Is Easy For Even A Novice Aquarium Owner

Cherry shrimp breeding is simple as long as the environment for them is healthy. They will do all the work. After you’ve insured you have a healthy aquarium you must make sure you have both a mature male and female. They mature by about 6 months and are ready to mate as soon as the [...]

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What Makes A Nerite Snail Different

If you want a snail that will help you keep the tank clean while never harming other residents inside it, then you should look for a Nerite Snail. The Nerite Snail will take care of all the uneaten food while cleaning plants and surfaces in the aquarium. It is mostly a freshwater snail although in [...]

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Is There Such A Thing As Freshwater Shrimp?

For those who have been keeping fish tanks for some time the marine or salt water shrimp is common knowledge. What few people know about is that freshwater shrimp are also quite common. Now you may ask the question, why would you keep freshwater shrimp? Here is just a sampling of the reasons you should [...]

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Crystal Red Shrimp Breeding: Is It For You?

If you’ve been keeping a fish tank for some time then you are sure to consider different shrimp as pets. There a wide variety of reasons for this, the first of which is how they clean your tank. Shrimp are scavengers and therefore are apt at cleaning up algae, fish waste, dead or dying fish [...]

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Crayfish Pets Make An Exceptional Addition To Many Tanks

There are a great number of people who get sick of cleaning their tanks. They see tons of debris floating around and maybe even dead plant material in the bottom of the tank. Perhaps it’s more than that; perhaps you’d like an interesting animal for your tank. If this is the case you’ll need to [...]

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Creating A Quality Crayfish Habitat

Crayfish are among the least demanding animals kept as pets, making them suitable for many different kinds of tanks. Compared to other aquatic and semi-aquatic animals, they only require the simplest living conditions. Your crayfish habitat doesn't really require a ton of different things. You can introduce one of these like the Bright Orange Crayfish [...]

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How To Find Quality Crayfish Food

Crayfish are bottom dwellers so they eat food that would commonly be found on the bottom of a river. They therefore eat things such decaying vegetation, algae, and fish carcasses to name a few things. In the wild they will eat anything lying on the bottom of the river or ocean. In your tank, crayfish [...]

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What Do You Know About Crayfish, Freshwater Species

Crayfish, freshwater can be in the same sentence. These are little crustaceans resembling lobsters, to which they are related. Crayfish use their four pairs of walking legs to get around quite quickly, they do not crawl, per say as their name suggests. They breathe through feather-like gills and are found in bodies of water that [...]

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Breeding Shrimp Can Be Fun For The Whole Family

When thinking about breeding shrimp you will find there are some varieties that are quite simple to breed. It can be so rewarding for the whole family to see all the babies swimming around in the aquarium. All you have to do is make sure you have a male and a female and the right [...]

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