Feeding Your Saltwater Fish

Feeding Your Saltwater Fish

Depending on the composition of your tank’s population, you will likely have a combination of carnivores, herbivores, and omnivores. Know your fish and pick your foods accordingly. Carnivores Your meat-eating fish need lots of protein in their diet, and they generally...
Populating Your Saltwater Tank

Populating Your Saltwater Tank

Many beginning aquarists take the “kid in a candy store” approach to populating their tanks. This is a serious mistake for many reasons. You will likely buy too many fish and not pay proper attention to population management in terms of compatibility. Rather than...
Introducing Solid Food to Joeys

Introducing Solid Food to Joeys

Though macropod joeys may nurse for up to 14 months, they will eat more and more solid food as they grow and mature. While joeys are still young, their digestive systems are monogastic – a simple type of digestive system similar to that of humans. As the baby matures,...