These surprisingly busy little snails became long-term inhabitants of my planted aquarium. Here’s what I learned about caring for them.
Author: Angela DeRiso
Bioactive Terrarium: Getting Started and Choosing a Cleanup Crew
Here are some tips on setting up a bioactive terrarium for your reptile or amphibian — plus how to choose the appropriate cleanup crew for your new setup.
How to Keep a Red Tail Black Shark Happy in Your Tank
Caring for a Red Tail Black Shark is tricky because these fish are aggressive and territorial with tankmates. Here’s what you need to know.
Freshwater Planted Aquarium Setup Tips for Beginners
Building a freshwater planted aquarium is one of the most creative ways to spruce up your tank for your fish or invertebrates. Here’s how to set one up.
Eastern Box Turtle Care: How to Keep Your Turtle Happy and Healthy
These special turtles love moist environments, so make sure their enclosed habitat holds moisture well. Read this quick guide to Eastern Box Turtle care.
Creating a Healthy Habitat for Gold Dust Day Geckos
Gold Dust Day Geckos are fun to watch, so make their terrarium into a home they’ll enjoy. Learn all about Gold Dust Day Geckos in this quick guide.
Keeping Kuhli Loaches as Pets: The More, the Merrier
These seemingly timid aquatic creatures may show more of their personality when surrounded by friends.
How to Care for Painted Turtles
Depending on the quality of their lifetime care, these turtles can live into their 20s or 30s. Here’s a quick guide to how to care for Painted Turtles.
A Guide to Keeping Mystery Snails
These aquatic snails come in a variety of vibrant colors and can even help you keep your aquarium algae-free.
2 Turtle Breeds for Beginners
While these turtle species might look small, their personalities are anything but.
The 3 Best Pet Invertebrates for Beginners
Can you guess which ones made this list? Learn more about these top 3 pet invertebrates for beginners before you bring one home.
How to Care for Aquatic Turtles (Such as Red-Eared Sliders)
Are you ready for a years-long commitment? Here’s how to care for aquatic turtles — including instructions for creating the perfect turtle habitat.
9 Fascinating Body Postures of Bearded Dragons
Bearded dragons are particularly photogenic — especially with their “pancaking” and “sexy leg” poses. Here are some common body postures of bearded dragons.