500 Ways to Be A Better Freshwater Fishkeeper

500 Ways to Be A Better Freshwater Fishkeeper

Book - 2005
Average Rating:
Rate this:

Essential, practical tips from professional fishkeeping experts.

500 Ways to Be a Better Freshwater Fish Keeper is a comprehensive references of practical advice from seasoned experts.

The 500 tips are presented in logical sections for quick and easy navigation to professional advice for:

Choosing and buying fish Setting up an effective aquarium system Filtration and water quality Lighting Feeding Routine aquarium maintenance Breeding.

Each book is packed with information in easy-to-access segments. Some of the frequently asked questions addressed are:

Why are some tropical fish cheap and others expensive? How to deal with fish that appear shy and nervous How to identify breeding pairs How to use microscopic organisms to feed fry What are the ideal species for beginning fishkeepers?

There is also a sister volume: 500 Ways to Be a Better Saltwater Fish Keeper . With detailed step-by-step instructions and color photographs and graphics, the 500 Ways to be a Better Fish Keeper books are the perfect go-to guides for information and counsel to solve a problem quickly.

Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ont. : Firefly Books, 2005.
ISBN: 9781554070480
Characteristics: 128 p. :,ill. ;,23 cm.
Additional Contributors: Bailey, Mary


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment
May 27, 2016

Purchased a 10 USg aquarium kit and two guppies but it quickly became clear needed more help than the teenagers at the store could provide. This book amongst the many borrowed stands out as being the easier-fastest and most relevant.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at Library

To Top