How to inhabit the aquarium: fish-neighbors, fish single fish predators
So, you have chosen an aquarium. set it up at home and filled with water. After about three or four days, after the water a bit crap, the time will come to settle in the aquarium — plants first, and only one week later, after the plants take root, and in the aquarium is stabilized microflora — there can be run of fish.
And it is here that beginner aquarists lies in wait for the first mistake. Suppose you have algae for the aquarium. Lit in it magnificent underwater garden, and went to choose the fish. And then it turns out that those same fish that you like — do not fit with your algae. In addition, many fish will not be able to get along with each other: fight, fight for food and even hunt each other. In addition to different fish species required different conditions: someone- more light, some less, some warmer water, cooler. A lot of nuances, and to understand them, the novice is not easy.
To avoid errors, you need to think in advance what will grow in your aquarium, and who’s going to live in it. Without the help of the expert here not to manage.
To start, make a list of those fish and plants that you like. And then pokeritieto a list of experienced farmers. Best — good friend. If among your friends there is no such a person, look for a good seller in the pet store. To test his integrity, there is a simple trick. Write a big list, which will include several completely disparate species, such as angelfish and discus, goldfish and barbs, males and astronotus — and casually inform the seller that I bought yesterday at the aquarium and I’m going to detail these fish. A bad seller will calmly take up the net. Good seller who loves fish and appreciates its reputation, will certainly explain to you your mistakes and even refuse to sell you these fish, explaining that you doom them to destruction. With this seller you can deal with.
Formed with the help of the expert in the flora and fauna for your aquarium, be sure to specify the special features of care for selected species. Feel free to be meticulous and write down the instructions — because of your further action depends on the welfare of your Pets.
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