Can Tadpoles Live With Goldfish?

Can Tadpoles Live With Goldfish?

Do you want to upgrade your pond by adding another set of species? Utilizing a pond instead of a home aquarium saves time and money. They don’t require that much maintenance as long as important stuff is present in your pond, such as plants. However, before adding a new species into your pond, you must … Read more

Water Lily Pests and Diseases – Pest Control and Leaf Problems

Water Lily Pests and Diseases - Pest Control and Leaf Problems

The chemical control of pests and diseases afflicting water lilies is made more difficult by the susceptibility of the other occupants of the water, particularly fish. If pest damage reaches serious proportions, the handpicking of infected areas is recommended. Fortunately, water lilies are not prone to a wide range of pests and diseases causing serious … Read more

Can Redtail Catfish Live In a Pond?

Can Redtail Catfish Live In a Pond?

A massive and rapidly growing freshwater fish, Redtail fish can live for more or less 15 years depending on the care provided, outreach 2 ft. in a span of 2 years. In fact, the largest red tail reached 63 inches (1.6 m) seen on the Amazon River.  Among all the other kinds of catfish, this … Read more

How to Kill String Algae in Your Pond?

How to Kill String Algae in Your Pond

Today I’m gonna talk about algae – specifically algae that you will find in a typical koi and goldfish pond in your backyard. The specific type of algae that I’m gonna talk about today is stringy fuzzy filamentous algae. Goes by a lot of different names, but basically it’s any type of algae that you … Read more

Introducing New Fish to a Pond and Feeding Them

Introducing New Fish to a Pond

For many people, fish are the best part of pond keeping. They can add the finishing touches to any pond, but if you make the wrong choices, the species you introduce can either overpower the pond or be so inconspicuous that they make no impact at all. Choosing the right coldwater fish is vital, as … Read more

Galvanized Stock Tank Fish Pond

Galvanized Stock Tank Fish Pond

Stock tanks have been used for keeping fish for a lot of years. In the early days of the West, galvanized stock tanks were placed next to windmills and were used to provide water for cattle and horses. These stock tanks are still being used on ranches today. Some of these old stock tanks are over 50 … Read more

Make Indoor Betta Pond Planter Pot

Make Your Own Indoor Betta Pond Planter Pot

In this post, I wanted to describe to you my setup for a Betta fish pond. Instead of keeping them in the usual clear aquarium, I wanted to try and set up an environment that would give them more privacy and be more like their natural habitat. What should be the size of the betta … Read more