Guppy Aquarium

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Do Guppies Sleep?

Yes, all fishes and Guppies sleep! However, it’s difficult to tell when Guppies sleeps since they don’t have any eyelids so their eyes don’t close up. Although Guppies and other fishes generally always seems to be actively swimming around restlessly. Sometimes they do in fact take breaks….


Aquarium Filters for Fish Tanks

Aquarium filters helps keep the tank’s water clean by removing harmful waste and chemicals. However, aquarium filters are not a replacement for regular weekly water changes. The clean water that gets flown back into the aquarium also helps with water circulation and helps keep the oxygen level…


Control and Prevent Aquarium Algae

Aquarium algae is unsightly to anyone who owns an aquarium fish tank. Sometimes even the most well kept aquarium gets it. Although your Guppies might enjoy eating the algae from time-to-time, most fish owners¬†despises the thought of having any algae in their aquarium. Once algae starts to…


Fun and Interesting Guppy Facts

Here are some interesting Guppy facts to help you decide if they’re the right breed of fish for you. Their scientific name is “Poecilia Reticulata”. They are named after the man who discovered them, Robert John Lechmere Guppy. Guppies can live up to 5 years. The lifespan…


3 Ways to Siphon Your Aquarium Water

To clean your aquarium by far the easiest method is to siphon your aquarium water with a siphon vacuum gravel cleaner.¬† A lot of first time fish owners gets confused with how to start the siphoning process to actually get the water to start. The oldest and…


Aquarium Heater for Guppies

Do my Guppies need a heater for their aquarium tank? Heaters can be rather expensive, so it’s a common question to ask. Usually, the answer is “yes”. It’s a pretty common beginner mistake not knowing that you need a heater for your Guppy aquarium tank. Guppies and…


Top 10 Aquarium Plants for Guppies

Live aquarium plants provides many benefits for your Guppies and other fishes. They produce oxygen and absorb the carbon dioxide and ammonia that your fish creates. It creates a more natural looking habitat for your aquarium tank. The live aquarium plants can serve as a hiding spots…


Four-Eyed Fish Care Guide

The Four-Eyed Fish is probably one of the most unusually large-sized Livebearer fish with a strange looking eye. Despite how their name is Four-Eyed, they really only have two eyes. And no, they don’t wear glasses either! They got their name because each of their eyes have…


Mosquitofish Care Guide

Mosquitofish is a hardy Livebearer fish that is able to thrive in most water conditions. Mosquitofish are rarely found at pet stores since they are now considered as an invasive species. A lot of countries originally brought them into their water ecosystem to help control mosquitoes since…


Guppy Fry Growth Stages

Here are the different Guppy fry growth stages that you can expect. After your Guppy fry was born and you were able to rescue it before the adult Guppies were able to get to it. You’re probably wondering what’s next? If you give them adequate food and…