Fish Diseases and Parasites: Know What to Look For
Fish Diseases and Parasites: Know What to Look For

There are lots of great reasons to opt for a home aquarium if you’re considering getting a fish. Aquariums take up minimal space if you are pinched for room at home. Watching a fish tank can reduce your stress level as they come in all colors, shapes, and sizes. Also, some people are allergic to cats and dogs, so fish provide an alternative option. But like any other pet, fish can become sick too. So you need to know common disease symptoms in fish. Knowing what to look out for means preventative measures can be taken to keep your fish healthy and happy.

Reminders on Proper Habitat & Enclosure Temperatures
Reminders on Proper Habitat & Enclosure Temperatures
It is getting cooler outside which means it is time to check your temperatures. Reptiles, small animals, fish, even our dogs, and cats are likely to be impacted by the change in season so check out our latest blog on proper habitat temperatures to ensure your pet is comfortable all winter long!
Caring for Your Plecos
Caring for Your Plecos
These freshwater catfish are known to be algae eaters, bottom feeders, and scavengers that will eat just about anything, making them a helpful addition to an aquarium.
Fish 101: How to do a Water Change
Fish 101: How to do a Water Change
Whether you are a new fish-keeper or are just thinking about getting your first aquarium, maintenance can seem complex and intimidating. You may hear people talking about their equipment and their water chemistry, which can make taking care of an aquarium seem like a lot of work. But the most important part of regular aquarium maintenance is water changes, which are quick and easy to do.
Fish 101: The Importance of Water Changes
Fish 101: The Importance of Water Changes
Keeping fish can be intimidating at first. Care requirements range from very simple to mind-boggling depending on the type of fish you have. Regardless, one regular action you'll need to take is doing partial changes of your fish's water.
The Health Benefits of Owning a Pet
The Health Benefits of Owning a Pet
Over two-thirds of households in the US own pets, up from just over half of households. When considering pet ownership, it is easy to see just how much joy pets can bring to our lives. Here are a few health benefits of owning pets.
Pets For Small Spaces
Pets For Small Spaces
Dorm rooms and apartments can feel so lonely without pets. But how can you get a pet when you live in such a small space? Check out these tips for finding pets to fit your small room or apartment.
Good Pets for the Classroom
Good Pets for the Classroom
There are a handful of animals with the right temperament for a classroom environment. Here are some key factors to consider when choosing a classroom pet.
New Pet Checklist
New Pet Checklist
When you are ready to add a new member to your family, you are making a lifetime commitment to that animal, their health, and wellbeing. Here's how you can start off on the right foot.
Nano Tanks
Nano Tanks
Thinking about getting a nano aquarium for your home? Here's some crucial information that you'll need to know to set up and maintain this type of aquarium.
Small Mammal Hibernation 101
Small Mammal Hibernation 101
Have you ever wondered which of your household pets can hibernate? If you've got small mammals, here's your guide to hibernation!
Teacher Feature: Amy Williams and the Portland Montessori School
Teacher Feature: Amy Williams and the Portland Montessori School
The Portland Montessori School knows a thing or two about class pets. With over half a dozen class pets, ranging from birds to small animals, and even a dog, the students of Portland Montessori interact with animals on a daily basis.