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Is My Yellow-Bellied Slider Turtle Male Or Female?

Yellow-bellied slider turtle

Thinking of getting a yellow-bellied slider turtle? Or maybe you’ve just adopted one, but the previous owner or shop didn’t mention whether it’s a boy or a girl? You’re probably wondering about the differences between a male vs female yellow-bellied slider turtle. Although it often takes some practice to learn to reliably tell the males … Read more

Tiger Barb Care & Info | Bold Stripes, Bolder Personality

Tiger Barbs fish close up swimming

Sometimes the classics get a little boring… sometimes they don’t. The latter is the case for tiger barbs (Puntigrus tetrazona), a schooling aquarium fish that has been around ever since folks first started keeping fish tanks in their homes. Tiger barbs are appreciated for their bright colors and hardiness, but have gained a bit of … Read more

Kribensis Cichlid Care & Info | Colorful African Dwarf Cichlid

Kribensis Cichlid swimming in a custom aquarium

Looking for a new addition to your (community) aquarium but don’t want to settle for something boring? You’ll love Pelvicachromis pulcher, also known as the kribensis cichlid. With a pair of these feisty African cichlids, your tank will never be boring. You might even end up with some babies! Find out everything you need to … Read more