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Are Turtles Born With Shells? When Do They Get Their Shells?

are turtles born with shells

Are turtles born with shells? is one of the questions that cross our mind at some point or another while looking at a turtle.  The neck retracting is a trait of turtles that can astonish us all; this unique characteristic naturally makes us wonder whether turtles are born with shells or not? If they are born […]

What Do Turtles Do In The Winter? Do They Hibernate Or Migrate?

what do turtles do in the winter

Turtles are reptiles that can survive both on land and the water, just like the amphibians. When we house a turtle or get curious about the turtles, we ask several questions how do they swim? Do turtles drown? How do they breathe underwater? What do turtles do in the winter? Do they hibernate like amphibians? […]

Can My Turtle Drown? How Long Can A Turtle Hold Its Breath?

Can My Turtle Drown

When you a pet Turtle, one of many questions that surface is that, can my turtle drown? It might make you wonder at 3 AM on your sleepless nights? Well, we often see them hovering on the land with their cute dwarf legs; also, you must have seen those videos where these tiny little turtles […]

What is Infusoria? How To Culture Infusoria For Newborns?

What is Infusoria?

What is Infusoria? If you have landed on this page, either you are seeking information about feeding your newly hatched fry in your home aquarium or planning to breed your aquarium fish; therefore, you want to help the newly hatched fry to grow as most aquatic species do not exhibit any parental care, rather many […]

Do Guppies Die After Giving Birth? Causes And Remedial Measures!

Do guppies die after giving birth

Do Guppies die after giving birth? Is it true? Female Guppies, after giving birth, suddenly may die; and sometimes, even while giving birth, she might die. The causes of Guppies maternal death are mainly due to stress, labor complication, poor environment, illnesses, and not to forget genetic memories. Guppy lovers can prevent some of these […]

Ghost Shrimp Molting Process and Common Problems!

Ghost Shrimp Molting

Ghost shrimp molting is a bizarre and confusing Physiological drama you would have noticed in your ghost shrimp tank or a community tank where Ghost shrimp is a tank mate.  Molting is an essential physiological process for all the shrimps to grow that includes Ghost shrimp as well. Like all the crustaceans, Ghost shrimp has an […]

How Many Guppies Per Gallon? How Many Guppies In A Ten Gallon Tank?

How many Guppies per gallon

Guppies are high-spirited species, are active and joyful; perfect beginner’s species. They are small fish and don’t occupy huge space. If you are a novice aquarist and contemplating the idea of having an aquarium tank with Guppies in it, you for sure ask the question, how many Guppies Per Gallon of water can you keep? […]

Can Guppies Live With Goldfish In the Same Tank?

Can Guppies live with Goldfish

Can Guppies live with Goldfish? Well! Guppies and Goldfish are the two most admired species in the freshwater aquarium world. Every once in a while, we all want to have all the best things together; likewise, most aquarists want both Guppies and Goldfish to share the same habitat. The answer to the question, Can Guppies […]

Can Guppies Live In Cold Water? What is the Ideal Water Temperature?

Can Guppies live in cold water

Can guppies live in cold water? – this is a common question raised by guppy lovers who live in a cold climate but want to add guppies to their tank. If you are here on this page, perhaps you are trying to determine whether you can keep them in cold water. The answer is not so […]

The Nitrogen Cycle In Aquarium – Why Is It Indispensable?

The Nitrogen Cycle in Aquarium

The Nitrogen Cycle, the Biological Cycle, the Nitrification Process, The New Tank Syndrome, Cycling Your Tank, etc., refer to the Biogeochemical Cycle in our ecosystem. Therefore, Nitrogen Cycle is an inevitable process in any water bodies such as Oceans, Rivers, Lakes, Ponds, etc., and an aquarium tank is no exception. It is perhaps the most […]