How to add new fish in an aquarium (Acclimatization guide)

Fish are very sensitive in sudden changes of water parameters and may get sick and die when added into a new tank improperly. When you add fish in their new home, they need time to adjust to the new environment. Furthermore, the main water parameters for the adjustment of the fish to their new environment…

Ammonia and the nitrogen cycle in Aquariums for beginners

What is the Ammonia and Nitrogen cycle and what is this have to do with aquariums? How does it affect my fish? Well, these are one of the many questions that every beginner aquarist has when he learns about the Nitrogen cycle which is the cause of many deaths of fish the first week in…