If You decide to purchase fish for the aquarium . this information will help You, as a novice aquarist, in the care of Your Pets and Your hobby will bring you only joy.
Aquarium fish to be healthy they need clean water, food, and ,of course, attention. And various decorative stuff. for example corals. sunken boats or shells serve only as a decoration, but are not necessary.
The most important thing to care is to replace the water in the allotted time. The main cause of diseases of aquarium fish, dirty or poor quality water. When Your pet has a poor appetite or they are pressed to the bottom, then this is a clear signal that it’s time to change the water. The water that You pour should be at the same temperature as the aquarium. Still need to add water the hardness was the same as the aquarium. The same goes for acidity.
To ensure that water was better quality, use an aquarium filter. But also don’t forget that the filter needs to be timely cleansing from pollution. To improve the quality of water and its chemical components you can buy supplements or good bacteria. But be sure before buying consult a seller in the store.
The most important thing in feeding akvariumnyh is that they should not overfeed. It will advise in any store. Since fish are cold-blooded, the food they need much less than we do. Consequently, you just need to feed them regularly and in no case it is not necessary to throw the extra food in the water, as it is, no one will, as uneaten food will only pollute the water. Feed the fry twice a day, adults aquarium fish less often.
Buying fish for the aquarium, soak them first, separately from the others, as they say, “quarantined”, to find out. they do not get sick and therefore are not a danger to the other inhabitants of the aquarium.
No need to catch aquarium fish with your hands, use the highlight the net. Since Your Pets will experience a lot of stress, besides, it is easy to damage the mucosa.
It is also necessary to have a heater with adjustable temperature and aquarium lighting. For night time choose soft light for comfort and a sharp transition to the dark that aquarium fish could “bed”.
Do not forget about necessary things — the ground, it supports the biological balance in it and just love to rummage many of the inhabitants of the aquarium. The ground also serves for the reproduction of beneficial bacteria and aquarium plants are necessary .
One of the important rules — fishes for aquarium we need to group only so that the other could live with. That is, predatory fish should be strictly with the same predatory, gregarious to contain the flocks, and pair — pairs.
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I hope these tips will provide You with invaluable assistance in the care of these marvelous creatures, bringing us peace and tranquility.