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Feature Product: POND-ZYME™ SLUDGE DESTROYER™

Feature Product: POND-ZYME™ SLUDGE DESTROYER™

Ponds make beautiful, tranquil additions to your backyard or outdoor space, and API makes maintenance of clean and clear water easier than ever with API® POND ZYME SLUDGE DESTROYER, which quickly eliminates pollutants and restores healthy pond conditions using natural bacteria and barley. We unders ...

Spotlight Fish: Bottom Feeder Fish

Spotlight Fish: Bottom Feeder Fish

A popular fish type that many people stock their aquariums with are Bottom Feeder -- or bottom-dwelling -- fish, which include loaches, Plecostomus (or Plecos), Cory catfish (Cory cats), Otocinclus catfish, crayfish, freshwater shrimp, and snails. Aside from being easy to care for, Bottom Feeders ar ...

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 product ...

Spotlight Fish: Goldfish

Spotlight Fish: Goldfish

Goldfish are among the most popular of household fish. In fact, it has been stated that goldfish tend to be the first fish for aquarium owners. Most goldfish are hardy and easily kept. With many color, shape, and size variations, your goldfish will be a unique and beautiful addition to your home. Ch ...

Feature Product: STRESS ZYME™

Feature Product: STRESS ZYME™

When you hear the word “bacteria,” your first reaction or impression might be a negative one. After all, bacteria is typically associated with dirt, sickness, or other poor conditions. When it comes to your aquarium, however, it’s necessary to break out of that mindset, as bacteria actually pl ...

Treating Common Aquarium Problems

Treating Common Aquarium Problems

Part of the appeal of fish keeping is the calming effect that a clean, aesthetically pleasing aquarium can provide. The good news is that it is fairly easy and totally possible to keep your tank looking great, especially if you perform some simple maintenance and partial water changes. Besides some ...

Caring for Sick Fish

Caring for Sick Fish

Just like humans, fish can be susceptible to disease. Bacteria and parasites are contagious among fish that share an aquarium, and diseases can also stem from poor water conditions. So how do you know if your fish is sick, and how do you determine the proper remedies for its condition? Learning to r ...