Description : A comprehensive practical guide to the care of tropical aquarium fish discusses setting up and maintaining an aquarium, selecting fish, breeding, common pests and diseases, and popular types of aquarium fish
Description : A guide to keeping a freshwater or marine aquarium, filled with information on more than sixty-five species, fish care, and aquarium set-up and maintenance, plus color photos.
Description : Over 100 full-color photographs. Keeping tropical aquarium fish can be one of the most fascinating and rewarding hobbies. However, to the beginner the subject may appear complicated and technically challenging. This book is written especially for those who have never kept an aquarium before but want to enjoy tropical fish at home. Questions regarding tanks, equipment, aquarium plants, and fish food are answered in a clear, concise manner. Finally, there is an A-Z guide of suggested varieties of both freshwater and marine species suitable for the first time aquarist.
Description : Discusses how to care for tropical fish, covering such topics as preparing an aquarium, selecting fish, nutrition, and health care
Description : Literally hundreds of different tropical freshwater fish are shown in vivid color photos and described for aquarium hobbyists. Readers will also find information on general aquarium maintenance. More than 300 color photos. Titles in the Compass Guides series are handsome and practical quick-reference sources for pet owners, pet fanciers, and aquarium and terrarium hobbyists. Books feature brief descriptive profiles of their subject animals, each profile consisting of a color photo, the animal's place of origin, its basic housing and feeding needs, and its physical traits and temperament. In addition to the profiles, each Compass Guide also contains general information on animal species and their families. 200-to-300 color photos and index.
Description : This special re-print edition of William Innes' book "Goldfish Varieties and Other Tropical Aquarium Fishes" is a complete guide to raising and breeding goldfish and other tropical fish. Written in 1917, chapters include The Freshwater Aquarium, Goldfish Varieties, Judging Goldfish, Propagation of Goldfish, Wholesale Breeding, Hardy Freshwater Fishes, Alphabetical List of Aquarium Fishes, their Breeding Habits and Care, Fish Foods, The Microscope in Aquarium Work, Diseases and their Treatment, Enemies of Aquarium Fishes, Plants for the Aquarium and Pond, Photographing Fish, Construction of Aquariums and Tanks, Forty Don'ts and more.. Lavishly illustrated. At over 250 pages, this is one of the most complete books of its kind. Note: This edition is a perfect facsimile of the original edition and is not set in a modern typeface. As a result, some type characters and images might suffer from slight imperfections or minor shadows in the page background.