Can Turtles Be Kept with Pleco?

Can Turtles Be Kept with Pleco?

It depends on the size of the turtle and the size of the pleco. Smaller turtles can be kept with smaller plecos while larger turtles should not be housed with larger plecos. Plecos and turtles both share the characteristic of liking to live in a tank that is an extensive aquatic environment, which can pose … Read more

Why Did My Pleco Die and How to Prevent the Fish from Dying?

Why Did My Pleco Die and How to Prevent the Fish from Dying?

Many new fish keepers are unaware that there are many different varieties of plecos that can be kept in an aquarium. Some of the most popular species for beginners include the Clown Pleco, the Common Pleco, and the Zebra pleco. Of course, with any variety of fish care should be taken to ensure clean water … Read more

Red Betta fish
Red Betta fish

Can You Have Too Much Oxygen in a Fish Tank?

Can You Have Too Much Oxygen in a Fish Tank?

Did you know that too much oxygen in a fish tank is just as bad as not enough oxygen? If you notice bubbles, foaming, or an “aerobic environment” then it’s clear that there is too much oxygen. This is especially true for aquariums that contain live plants and/or invertebrates. Excess oxygen can shock the biological … Read more