Of course, aquarium fish, like all other living beings, need to eat regularly. In the natural environment this process is “following” nature, but in the home this responsibility, of course, lie on the owner of the aquarium.
Fish feel and look particularly well when constantly eat in the same place at the same time. In addition, there is a very interesting feature in the behavior of the fish. So in the process of feeding they get used to certain movements and sounds. Therefore, they can be easily trained to swim up for feeding, for example, after a light tapping on the lid of the aquarium.
To feed the fish it is possible both in manual and in automatic mode. Any regime will need a special feeder. It is worth remembering that to install a bird feeder for fish is needed in the corner, away from the devices for aeration and any heating equipment. Also when feeding aeration does need to disable that feed from the trough does not spill and does not spread throughout the aquarium. Continue reading
Lean fish has long belongs to the category of healthy food, as eating it regularly together with vegetables, to gain weight will be impossible. Fish for low-fat diets are useful in the composition of 15% protein is higher quality, easier to digest animal protein, but gives fewer amino acids needed by the body for its proper functioning. Also it should be noted that fish is rich in B vitamins, as well as calcium, selenium, phosphorus and iodine. It is worth considering that the iodine content is much higher in marine fish in comparison with lake or river fish.
Most lean fish
Lean fish diet for are the following list:
0,3% fat in tresques
0,5% fat in haddock
Of 0.5-0.9% fat in Pollock
0,8-1,4% fat contain silver hake, and saffron cod Continue reading
This is perhaps one of the most important aspects of a proper and healthy maintenance of fish at home. It is important to know that only in brackish or freshwater may exist not all fish, but most of them prefer fresh water: goldfish, guppies, chickens, pink Danio, etc. Incidentally, this also should include and a certain temperature, which is optimal for certain fish.
The compatibility of aquarium fish in their temperament
This is another important criterion of a friendly neighborhood. In any case can not be kept in the same aquarium bullies and peaceful fish. Otherwise, first destroy the second. For example, Siamese fighting fish (or chickens) are bullies by nature. If they give birth to fierce fighting among themselves, about their neighborhood with peaceful fish species in General and speeches cannot be! Interestingly, in the same aquarium even it is not recommended to keep two males-males because one of them will perish in the fierce fight. Continue reading