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Aquarium Essentials for First-Time Fish Owners

Aquarium Essentials for First-Time Fish Owners

Fishkeeping is a fascinating, enjoyable, and very hands-on hobby, as it requires more than just feeding your fish and changing the water in your tank every now and again. Proper fish care requires certain aquarium conditions for your fish to thrive, so it is up to you to make your aquarium a healthy ...

Feature Product: STRESS COAT™

Feature Product: STRESS COAT™

What if your aquarium tap water conditioner was more than just a dechlorinator? What if it also scientifically worked to improve your fish’s health, regenerate damaged tissue, and soothe and calm stressed fish? Sound too good to be true? It’s not! Enter one of the most beloved and trusted produc ...

The Ultimate API Holiday Gift Guide

The Ultimate API Holiday Gift Guide

Know any fish enthusiasts? Do you have a friend or a family member who loves aquatics or you think might enjoy the hobby? With the holidays right around the corner, we’re here to help you pick the perfect gifts for the fish keeper(s) in your life!API® has all the bases covered with its extensive ...

The Right Aquarium for You

The Right Aquarium for You

Setting up a new fish tank in your home is exciting! If this is your first time purchasing and setting up an aquarium, you may be wondering what the most important factors are in choosing the appropriate tank for you. Let's start with the basics: TANK TYPEAlthough it may sound counter-intuitive, th ...

Feature Product: FRESHWATER MASTER TEST KIT

Feature Product: FRESHWATER MASTER TEST KIT

With so many aquarium testing products out there, you might wonder: what makes the API® FRESHWATER MASTER TEST KIT unique? Today, we’re going to show why our customers are so successful with their aquariums using our best-selling test kit. The FRESHWATER MASTER TEST KIT comes with 4 test tubes an ...

Filtration for Your Aquarium

Filtration for Your Aquarium

Filtration is one of the most important factors to consider in starting an aquarium, as a good filter will keep your water clean, clear, and healthy for your fish. Filters come in all different sizes to accommodate different aquariums, so there is not necessarily a “right” or “wrong” filter ...

Feature Product: POND ALGAEFIX™

Feature Product: POND ALGAEFIX™

As a pond owner, one thing you’ll have to stay on top of is algae growth, which can become rampant and overwhelming if left untreated. In order to maintain clean and clear water conditions for a beautiful pond environment, you’ll need to treat your water properly when you notice algae blooms, an ...

Myth Busters: The Truth about Bettas

Myth Busters: The Truth about Bettas

There is a common misconception that when keeping Bettas, they must be isolated from other fish because of their aggressive nature, and should not be kept in community aquariums. Bettas can, in fact, coexist with other freshwater fish, and make vibrant additions to community tanks when kept with the ...