Freshwater Fish

Betta Fish

Betta fish trace their originality in Thailand. They were first discovered in muddy ponds, streams and rice paddies.

Do betta fish get lonely?
The common betta fish bears long streaming fins. Moreover, they bear various striking colors. This is due to the fact that, they inherit variety of colors during their mutations which occurs during reproduction. 

In continuation, they live mostly in ponds with reeds and in slow moving waters. Betta fish are considered to be the most attractive fish due their beautiful colors. Know More


The wonderfully attractive goldfish is a freshwater fish of the family Cyprinidae and is one of the most commonly kept aquarium fish worldwide.

First domesticated in China more than a thousand years ago, the goldfish has over the years developed into different breeds and varieties. 

These breeds vary in size, body shape, coloration and in fin configuration. Although the various breeds and related subspecies are collectively known as Gold fish, they may feature different color combinations of yellow, white, orange, brown, red and black. Know More


Angelfish are species found in deep water seas. Angelfish are classified into the genus Pterophyllum and a family of Pomacanthidae.

How many angelfish should be kept together?
In terms of its appearance, they are disk twisted with pronged tails and a rounded snout. They are silver in color, with distinguishing gold eyes. 

Fishermen trap Angelfish using nets with hake. These species can be baked, fried or steamed and consequently is the most excellent meal for human consumption. Know More

Tetra Fish

Tetra fish are small freshwater fish which originate in Africa, South America and Central America. They average 1.5 to 2.0 inches in length as adults.

Nowadays, they have become more and more popular in fish-keeping hobby. People enjoy watching their bright fluorescent colors when they group up together. 

Tetras are toothed fish and the origin of their names comes from the shape of these teeth. With proper care, they can live for 5-10 years. Know More

Oscar Fish

Oscar is a large fish with a length of approximately thirty to forty centimeters. The quality of care that you give to these fish, determines their life span.

Is Oscar an aggressive fish?
First consider keeping your Oscar fish healthy. For example in aquarium, provide the fish with clean ad warm water for their survival.  Know More

Discus Fish

The Discus fish is a kind of fish pet that must be handled by those who are passionate enough on how to learn how to properly breed and care for it.

This is not for a beginner aquarist, due to the fact that the Discus fish care is tedious and will require a lot of work and attention. Know More

Tank & Bowl

Taking care of your fish not only safeguards them as pets but an investment. It can be quite sad waking up to sick or otherwise dead fish in the aquarium.

Tank & Bowl
Your fish will need very special care and attention. This comes with ensuring that you take care of your aquarium. Fish are affected by the environment. 

Taking of fish is not as hard as you think. You however have to do it right. Know More


[Revised and Updated for July, 2019]
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Written by Debra Hutchinson, founder of FishXperts

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