12 Ideal Tank Mates for Your Crayfish


In the realm of gastronomy, Crayfish are a delicacy. But in our beloved aquarium hobby, Crayfish is a prized possession and a precious pet. Yes, Crayfish are the 10-legged invertebrates we see wandering around the tank, especially in the substrate. Most of the time, aquarists keep them alone in the tank. However, this should not … Read more

12 Ideal Bala Sharks Tank Mates

Bala Shark

When we hear about sharks, the first thing that always comes to our mind is their aggression. It is not always the case, like Bala Sharks (Balantiocheilos melanopterus). In the first place, Bala Sharks are not real sharks like those we see in Hollywood movies. They are cyprinids and are close cousins of the carp. … Read more

Guppies and Mollies: Can Live Peacefully Together

Guppies and Mollies Live Together

Mollies and guppies are among the most common aquarium fish around the world, and they’re especially popular with novice aquarium owners due to their low maintenance requirements, their placid temperaments and their vivid, attractive colors. However, one question many people ask is, can they be kept together in the same tank? To help you understand … Read more

13 Ideal Tank Mates for Your Tiger Barb

Tiger Barb Tank Mates

Due to their distinctive body stripes, many species have originated from a tiger’s name. One of them is the tiger barb (Puntius tetrazona). The four black vertical bands of this freshwater fish are surprisingly associated with the body stripes of a Sumatran tiger, thus earning it another name: the Sumatra barb. Aside from stripes, the … Read more