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Do I Need to Clean the Gravel in My Aquarium?

If you are just starting to get your feet wet in terms of aquarium keeping, you probably know that you need to do weekly water changes, but you may not know everything included in weekly tank maintenance. During your water change, you should take the time to vacuum the gravel, shift decorations frequently, and clean the filter media. Cleaning the …

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Why Is My Betta Fish Hiding? What To Do?

When you first get a new pet, it can take some time to adjust to their behavior. Each betta fish has a unique personality, but most will share similar responses to certain stimuli. For example, if they are extremely stressed or feel like they are in danger, all bettas will hide. Is hiding always a sign of fear, and should …

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Can Betta Fish Go Blind?

While most people know that fish can become sick from fungus or bacteria, a fish going blind doesn’t cross every fish keeper’s mind. How would you even go about caring for a blind fish? What are some of the major obstacles? And, most importantly, can they go blind, and if so, how? Betta fish can become blind due to a …