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Freshwater Fish

Lemon Tetra

Lemon Tetra: Complete Care Guide

Discover the wonders of the Lemon Tetra! Learn about their vibrant coloration, hardy nature, and care requirements in this comprehensive guide.

Rosy Barb

Rosy Barb: A Low-Maintenance Freshwater Fish

Looking to add a splash of color to your freshwater aquarium? Rosy Barbs are vibrant, low-maintenance fish that thrive in any tank environment. Learn more about their care and why they’re a fantastic choice for any aquarist.

Betta Fish

Can betta fish fins grow back

Can Betta Fish Fins Grow Back?

Learn about betta fish and how to keep their vibrant colors and long fins intact. Discover common causes of fin loss, including fin rot, nipping, and more. Find out how to treat fin loss and prevent it from happening with proper care, water quality, and suitable tank conditions.

Can Betta Fish See In The Dark

Can Betta Fish See In The Dark?

Discover the incredible 360-degree vision of Betta fish, allowing them to see in all directions without moving their eyes. Learn about their adaptations, use of smell, and preference for dimmer conditions. Find out how to create the best environment for their vision and overall well-being.

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