Guppy and Livebearer Fish Resource

Welcome to our Guppy Aquarium web site! We are dedicated to providing the best available information to keepers of Guppy fishes and other Livebearer fishes!

Guppies and Livebearer Fishes

Guppies and Livebearer fishes are among the most popular aquarium fishes. At first glance, keeping them seems to present no problem. However, every aquarium hobbyist should consider these questions: Are my fish really thriving? Do they display their natural behavior and their full colors? Your aquarium can contain lovely, delicate plants and compatible with other freshwater tank mates like African Dwarf Frogs.

This website will help you create the ideal conditions and the proper care for Guppies and other Livebearer fishes such as Endler’s Livebearers, Mollies, Platies, Swordtails and other species!

Guppies stay small, under 2-1/2 inches in length, and will help add interest and color to any small aquarium tank. We explain how to care for Guppies properly and how to avoid mistakes when setting up a fish aquarium tank. Before purchasing your first Guppy, you might want to go through our tips on purchasing a Guppy fish and combining different species to create a community aquarium tank.

Having the right kind of tank, setting it up, and providing the appropriate water conditions are the utmost importance if you want to have a well-functioning aquarium community.

A varied diet is essential to the health of your Livebearers fish. Should your fish get sick, you can also refer to our Common Guppy Diseases section for advice and help.

If your Guppy or Livebearer fish reproduce successfully, you can be confident that you are offering them the right conditions in the aquarium tank. For many hobbyists, it’s thrilling to know that you can breed these fish that differ in appearance in fin shape, color, and body shape. Unique color strains have been developed through a hobbyists’ selective breeding programs.

We’re working hard to make updates to GuppyAquarium.com, adding new posts and making changes to the site to make a more informative Guppy and Livebearer online resource. We hope you enjoy reading our articles, if you feel that we can make any changes to make them better feel free to contact us!