Aquarium Basics Comics Health Care and Stress Prevention
by David Overland
Many fishkeepers think that a cabinet
full of chemicals is the way to keep an
Correct filtration, stocking, feeding, and
temperature combined with regular water changes
will keep everything healthy.
But the best aquarists have learned that
prevention is always better than cure.
When purchasing new fish, find a shop that has
…and a knowledgeable staff.
Once your collection of fish—and maybe even
aquariums—starts to grow, a small quarantine tank
will allow you to check out new arrivals before you
put them into your main aquarium.