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BLACK SHARKMINNOW – Your Big Black Aquarium Fish

The Black Sharkminnow is a completely black aquarium pet fish that may not add much color to your home aquarium. But, have you imagined a live smoky black fish swimming in a well-lit aquarium? Now, you get the picture. With also the beautiful scales of this fish species, your aquarium will definitely grab attention. While the Black Sharkminnow or Black …

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SIAMESE ALGAE EATER – Guide for Aquarium

Siamese Algae Eater, sometimes called SAE, which is an acronym of its name, is a popular fish among others. It is most notable because of its algae eating ability. An ability gained by spending most of its time in dense aquatic vegetation. It has an attractive black stripe. And, this fish species originates from South Asia like Thailand, Malay Peninsular, …

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ROSELINE SHARK (Denison Barb) – Aquarium Care

One freshwater shark endowed with color to beautify your home aquarium is the Roseline shark. The Roseline sharks are beautiful shark species from the cyprinid family. This fish’s popularity rate in the aquarium trade is on the high side. In other words, aquarists are now recently focusing much on this species. Western society recognizes this fish. However, they are indigenous …

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VIOLET BLUSHING SHARK – Aquarium Care Sheet

In the aquarium industry, one of the popular fish species is the beautiful violet blushing shark. And, they got their name from the violet color around their cheeks. Aquarists greatly desire this shark species because they make every aquarium they are in look stunning. This fish is not an actual shark. But, its appearance (looks) gave it away as a …

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Can Sharks Hear?

Yes, sharks can hear, in fact, it’s one of the first signs that some prey is near. In this article, we will look at if sharks can hear, if they have ears, and if sharks can hear your heartbeat. Secondly, we will also look at if a shark’s hearing will help them catch their prey. Sharks are capable of hearing, …

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COLUMBIAN SHARK GUIDE – Behavior, Tank Mates and Care Sheet

Columbian Shark, as the name implies lives in the pacific coastline of Colombia. But, its species extend through the whole of South America to Mexico in the north. It is a beautiful silver-tipped catfish popular among Aquarium fishes. This is because of its shiny appearance and peaceful nature toward other fishes. Especially, those it does not consider food. It belongs …

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RAINBOW SHARK GUIDE – Caring, Typical Behavior, Facts

Do you need an aquarium with a stunning coloration? Or a shark that gives you a qualitative experience as a shark keeper? Well, with its active nature and an extravagant display of color, Rainbow Shark is the perfect choice for your home aquarium. Though, there might be few quirks in keeping a Rainbow shark. But, with a basic knowledge of …

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How Far Can Sharks Smell?

Sharks can smell blood up to 1 mile away. In fact, scientists think sharks can smell 1 drop of blood a quarter of a mile away. However, the scent of blood does not reach them right away. Lastly, neither does it always cause them to attack their prey. In this article, we’ll look at if sharks can smell blood in …

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BALA SHARK – Guide to Caring for Your Aquarium Special

Bala shark is a popular fish species when it comes to the aquarium trade. Of course, they make an aquarium look stunning and stand out. This Shark species is not a true shark. However, due to its torpedo body shape and fin appearance, it is safe to call it a shark. The Bala shark is from the Cyprinidae family. Its …

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RED TAIL SHARK – Features, Facts, and Care

Most sharks are often entertaining and fun to watch due to their activity level. And, like an aquarium hobbyist, having a Red Tail shark in your home aquarium is usually a pleasant experience. The feeling is quite exceptional. And it makes you take pride in your hobby. However, do you know the do’s and don’t that make this breed a …