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The mistake I regret the most

In life, I tend not to regret very many things. I tend to be a thoughtful (not in the he’s a thoughtful guy way but more in the he thinks things through way), and I pride myself on thinking thing through and making the best decision at the time. But …

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Euthanizing a sick, dying or injured fish

For better or worse, an experience with my personal saltwater aquarium inspired this week’s post. An incident in my tank this week has me asking the question: When, if ever, is it O.K. to euthanize a sick, dying or injured fish or coral? Unfortunately, I found myself tired (from a …

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How To

How To Page: To set up and maintain a saltwater aquarium, there are a lot of things to consider. Your options for making the tank a reflection of your own interests and tastes are practically endless. With that said, tasks with endless possibilities can sometimes be daunting or overwhelming–especially if …

Bare Bottom Reefing

Bare bottom reefing If you are setting up an aquarium in the near future, one of the decisions you will have to make is whether you want to go with a bare bottom. I’m not kidding. Bare bottom reefing is the rage these days—so if you don’t want people to …

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Cleaner Fish Reduce Aggression in Captive Aquaria

Cleaner Fish Reduce Aggression in Captive Aquaria Aggression among fish is a natural behavior. Competition for resources like food, territory, and suitable mates is literally a matter of life and death for many fish. This natural, even instinctual behavior can become exacerbated in the confines of captive aquaria (um…in your fish tank, …

The Best Book about Breeding Saltwater Fish

Want to know the best book about breeding saltwater fish? Scan a little farther down the page and I’ll show you. The best book about breeding saltwater fish The fourth best book about breeding saltwater fish is… 4. Breeding the Orchid Dottyback: An Aquarist’s Journal, by Martin A. Moe, Jr. Published in …

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About Saltwater Aquarium Blog

Looking to learn more about Saltwater Aquarium Blog? Welcome. Come right in. You’ve arrived at the right place. Join me in your favorite beverage? Whether you are just thinking about taking the plunge into the saltwater aquarium hobby, or if you already have, you will want to learn from the …