Aquarium fish is a fairly popular Pets. But aquatic turtles are more exotic Pets in our homes. Some people think that fish and turtles can live in one aquarium. But, in reality, aquarium fish and turtles can’t live together because of different living environment and temperature that they need.
Therefore it is not necessary to keep aquarium fish and turtles in one tank. If you think that the fish for you it’s too easy, then make turtles. Just remember that fish and turtles are living beings, which can not be treated as toys. They need a normal living environment, supervision and care. Of course, turtle is not cats and not dogs. They can’t scratch behind the ear and put on the side. But, nevertheless, turtles also have their advantages. And if you already make this pet home, treat it as would a cat or dog: feed, care, love.
There are several different breeds of turtles that you can safely leave at home.
One of them is aquarium pond slider turtles. This home pupil can live in your home for at least thirty years. But, so will only if you, as the hostess, will give the animal all the necessary conditions. These aquatic turtles are water, because to keep them it is possible only in spacious containers with water. For anoiteceu turtles need to buy an aquarium with a volume of one-hundred and fifty liters. It is worth remembering that this breed although turtles and waterfowl, but from time to time, they also want to get on the land and have a little walk. Continue reading
Quite not the usual and controversial article I’ll write, and forgive me the guru of aquarium, if my knowledge and experience will not coincide with someone’s views.
But I came face to face with the requests of hobbyists (beginner aquarists) to talk about how all the same to combine predatory fish species with a more peaceful species. So.
First you need to understand one simple truth, a predator always a predator and how many wolves do not feed, he always looks to the forest. And please accept it as an axiom. At the same time, a peaceful breed of fish are those fish who are accustomed to survive among such neighbors, whereby they had either camouflage or frightening coloration, the ability to hide well, a number of instincts how to survive in their environment.
But. If we average the factors for the content of these opposite groups of symbiosis of course not be able to get along but in some cases they can.
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The arrangement of the reservoir for fish production is significantly different from how built swimming pools or ornamental ponds artificial, because it often involves different technologies and equipment.
The construction of ponds for cultivation of fish requires compliance with certain conditions:
1. The bottom of an artificial pond closely aligned. The presence of pits causes waterlogging of the soil.
2. For fish farming is preferable to drain the artificial pond. Drain ponds are less prone to waterlogging and siltation, provide a greater increase fish where it is more convenient to treat the bottom.
3. Growing directly at the shore of the bushes and trees were being uprooted flush with the bottom of the pond. Otherwise, they may hinder fishing and cause the overgrowing of the pond.
4. Available on the site the keys, springs, groundwater discharges has been cleared to enhance the natural flow of water in the lake. Artificial pond at the cottage come in places protected from strong winds and constant exposure to sunlight. Ideally, the sun should affect the water no more than 6 hours a day. Ultraviolet light promotes the growth of algae and bacteria.It is undesirable to have a pond in the shade of the trees, in autumn the leaves will pollute the water, and the growth of the root system can damage the bottom of the pond. Continue reading