Posted by FinsNScales in Pets
on Jan 13th, 2012 | 0 comments
Don’t Over-Feed Your Fish!
THE PROBLEM: In my experience working in pet stores, this is one of the most common culprits of a dirty fish tank. Many aquarium keepers love to watch their fish eat, and often will offer food several times a day to see their little wet pets swim up to the surface to gobble up their meal. This problem is further exacerbated because many fish food companies list right on the packaging to feed your fish at least 2-3 times a day!
THE ISSUES: Fish naturally eat very infrequently, and in their wild environment, it is their instinct to eat food whenever it is available because...