Indian Almond Leaves (T. catappa) for Aquariums

Indian Almond Leaves (also known as Catappa or Ketapang leaves) have been used for both therapeutic and medicinal purposes in the aquarium hobby for many years. They are said to simulate the natural environment for fish such as Bettas, Killies, Discus, Arowana, Tetras, Appistogramma, Dwarf Cichlids, Rasbora, Corydoras and other Catfish, and Shrimp. They also […]

Study: Garlic Fights Fish Flukes (With DIY Garlic Extract Guide) ©

Garlic (Allium sativum), is loaded with medicinal properties, including antibacterial, anti-fungal, anti-viral and anti-parasite properties.  Garlic as been used in aquariums for quite some time for the treatment and prevention of fish parasites.  Several studies have supported its use for this purpose, claiming the ability to kill parasites and offering immune support to control and […]