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Kate Barrington

Kate Barrington is the loving owner of two cats (Bagel and Munchkin) and a noisy herd of guinea pigs. Having grown up with golden retrievers, Kate has a great deal of experience with...
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Best Sponge Filters for Aquariums

When it comes to keeping your aquarium fish healthy, high water quality is a must. Filtration is essential to remove solid and dissolved wastes, keeping your tank water free from toxins that might harm your fish. There are a number of different kinds of filters designed to provide mechanical, chemical, or biological filtration – some filters offer all three. Sponge filters provide mechanical filtration and, over time, may provide biological filtration as well.

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7 Common Types of Algae Found in Freshwater Aquariums

Best Freeze-Dried Fish Foods

We’re going to explore the subject of freeze-dried fish food in greater depth. You’ll learn how to choose freeze-dried fish food, how best to feed it, and our top picks.

Best Artificial Aquarium Plants

Keeping a tank with live plants can be quite a challenge. If you want the look of a planted tank without the hassle, think about adding artificial aquarium plants.


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Best Aquarium Gravel for Freshwater Tanks

What’s at the bottom of your aquarium? If you’re looking for substrate, check out our picks for the best aquarium gravel for freshwater tanks.