Pets - Aquariums


  • The 101 Best Aquarium Plants: How to Choose and Keep Hardy, Vibrant, Eye-Catching Species That Will Thrive in Your Home Aquarium

    By Mary E. Sweeney

    Our Price: $18.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781890087197
    • Publisher: TFH Publications
    • Published: August 2008
  • The 101 Best Marine Invertebrates: How to Choose & Keep Hardy, Brilliant, Fascinating Species That Will Thrive in Your Home Aquarium

    By Scott W. Michael

    Our Price: $18.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781890087234
    • Publisher: T.F.H. Publications, Inc.
    • Published: August 2008
  • 101 Best Saltwater Fishes

    By Scott W. Michael

    Our Price: $18.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781890087920
    • Publisher: MICROCOSM
    • Published: May 2007
    Whether you are a new or intermediate hobbyist, The 101 Best Saltwater Fishes is designed to help you choose the hardiest, most appealing fishes and maintain a healthy, sustainable home system.The 101 Best Saltwater Fishes presents 101 full-page species accounts of fishes that not only have high survival rates in captivity but also are appealing in appearance and behave well in a community tank. Also included are 33 species to avoid-fishes that most commonly wreak havoc in home aquariums because of their size or aggressiveness, or that tend to perish in the hands of inexperienced aquarists. Written by the world's most read and respected expert on marine fishes for the home aquarium, this title features exclusive tips on the basics of selecting fishes, mixing and matching livestock in aquariums of various sizes, building compatible communities, husbandry basics for each species, and expert tricks for keeping fishes healthy and colorful. The book is organized for instant look-up, with color coding to highlight species that will fit into aquarium systems of different sizes. The brilliant, full-color identifying photos, taken by the world's leading marine fish photographers, serve as the perfect complement to the informative text.For the most current and fascinating information on keeping saltwater fish in a home aquarium, The 101 Best Saltwater Fishes offers a durable and easy-to-use resource for encouraging success within the home-aquarium hobby.
  • All About Tropical Fish

    By Derek McInerny

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780816021680
    • Publisher: MACMILLAN COMPANY
    • Published: July 1989
    Provides information on the construction and maintenance of an aquarium, and the selection and breeding of tropical fish.
  • Angelfish

    By David Lass

    Our Price: $14.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781933958224
    • Publisher: BOWTIE PRESS
    • Published: October 2008
  • Aquarium Care of Cichlids

    By Claudia Dickinson

    Our Price: $11.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780793837779
    • Published: April 2007
    Each book in the acclaimed Animal Planet Pet Care Library contains original, lively text, complete with informative tips and colorful photos that illustrate the importance and ease of proper pet care. Written by experts in each field, these user-friendly guides are sure to delight the entire family and fill your pet's life with health and happiness.
  • Aquarium Corals: Selection, Husbandry, and Natural History (T.F.H. Professional Series)

    By Eric H. Borneman

    Our Price: $59.95
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781890087470
    • Publisher: Microcosm/T.F.H. Publications, Inc.
    • Published: March 2001
  • Aquarium Fish

    By Dick Mills

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781564582935
    • Published: September 1993
    (Smithsonian Handbooks series). Designed for beginners and experts alike, this comprehensive handbook includes over 500 marine and freshwater aquarium fish varieties, highlighting the chief characteristics and distinguishing features of each fish. Color maps indicate the natural range of each species, while color-coded bands provide at-a-glance information on size, diet, and temperature. Illustrated with over 700 crystal-clear photographs. Glossary, Index. 304p.
  • Aquariums: The Complete Guide to Freshwater and Saltwater Aquariums

    By Thierry Maitre-Alain

    Our Price: $29.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781554074624
    • Publisher: FIREFLY
    • Published: January 2009
    Presents tips for tropical freshwater fish owners, including information on aquariums, water management, aquarium plants, aquascaping, feeding, compatibility, maintenance, healthcare, and heating and lighting.
  • Bettas: Everything about Selection, Care, Nutrition, Behavior, and Training

    By Robert J. Goldstein

    Our Price: $9.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780764147425
    • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
    • Published: March 2012
  • Breeding Berghia Nudibranches the Best Kept Secret

    By Dene Banger

    Our Price: $12.60
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781461065678
    • Publisher: Createspace
    • Published: April 2011
    When it comes to getting rid of the pesky and prolific Aiptasia from a reef tank the little nudibranches known as the Berghia are certainly the superheroes of the hobby, only because Aiptasia is all that they eat! Their appetite for this dreaded pest makes them extremely sought after by hobbyists. However, the problem is that breeding them has always been very labour intensive and with relatively small yields. Until now! In this book you'll learn what doesn't work and what does! In fact, you can follow through the step-by-step tutorial on building a proven breeding system for producing hundreds and even thousands of these wonderful little nudibranches. This system designed, built and proven by the author is the secret to successfully breeding this organism in large quantities with relatively low daily system maintenance. But it doesn't stop there! The modular system design covers the breeding system for three levels of enthusiasts; the hobbyist, the hobbyist/entrepreneur and a light commercial system for turning your breeding operation into a full time business. So grab the book and a cup of coffee and learn to breed the Berghia nudibranch for both fun and profit! The best kept secret is out!
  • Caring for Betta Fish

    By Marcus Song

    Our Price: $29.97
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781411693654
    • Publisher: Lightning Source Inc
    • Published: May 2006
  • Cichlid: An Owner's Guide

    By Mary Sweeny

    Our Price: $12.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781582450162
    • Published: April 1999
    Cichlids are often described as "fish with personality." A favorite of many hobbyists, members of this family include the ubiquitous Angelfish, the colorful Firemouth Cichlid, and the much sought-after Discus and Oscar. Cichlids includes tips on caring for, breeding, and setting up and maintaining a tank. It also presents a thorough overview of the many varieties of Cichlids. It is the perfect resource for the beginner hobbyist, but it is also an essential addition to the library of any expert breeder or keeper.
  • Cichlids

    By George Zurlo

    Our Price: $9.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780764119569
    • Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Inc
    • Published: July 2002
    These colorful fish are native to Central and South America, Africa, and Asia, and hobbyists will find them available in many colors and varieties. Titles in the extensive Complete Pet Owner's Manuals series provide pet owners with basic information on keeping healthy, contented, well-cared-for animals. The series includes approximately 175 titles and covers pets of every kind: dogs, cats, and birds of many breeds, as well as fish, reptiles, rabbits, hamsters, and just about any other animal that people keep as a pet. Facts and advice cover all aspects of pet care, which include proper feeding, housing, health care, grooming, training, and much more. The text in each manual is supplemented with many vivid, full-color photos, and with instructive, anatomically accurate line art. Each manual has been individually written by a breeder, trainer, veterinarian, or experienced animal specialist.
  • Community Fish

    By Peter Hiscock

    Our Price: $9.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781933958071
    • Publisher: Bowtie Pr
    • Published: May 2007
    Today's Essential Guide to Keeping Community Fish This compact, richly illustrated guide explores all aspects of keeping a wide range of freshwater fish suitable for community aquariums. The emphasis is on presenting key facts and essential guidance in short, easy-to-access notes that build into a wealth of practical information. Harnessing the experience of real experts, the Aquamaster Guides combine stylish design with rock-solid advice. Health care - Setting up an Aquarium - Water - Popular Fish - Breeding