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Can African Cichlids live with Oscars?

Can African Cichlids live with Oscars?

The first thing that comes to mind when asked, can African Cichlids live with Oscars, is aggression. To save you a lot of guess work, no, they can not. The needs of African Cichlids and Oscars are far too different to make them compatible in an aquarium. Aggression is a

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Why do african cichlids change colors

Why do African Cichlids change colors?

African Cichlids are one of the most beautiful and colorful fish in the freshwater aquarium hobby. But Why do African Cichlids change colors? Getting these fish to reach their full potential can sometimes be frustrating. To answer a complicated question in a single word, dominance. Male African Cichlids adjust the

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Does Fluval FX6 come with media

Does Fluval FX6 come with media?

The Fluval FX6 has proven itself to be the power house canister filter in the industry for many consecutive years. If you’re lucky enough to own one, congratulations! But does Fluval FX6 come with media? Media is included with the Fluval FX6. The FX6 comes with sponges (mechanical media), Fluval

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Where to put ceramic rings in filter

Where to put Ceramic Rings in Filter

Where to put ceramic rings in filter is very important to get the most out of your bio-media. Ceramic rings are biological media that provides a very large surface area for beneficial bacteria to grow and live. This bacteria on your ceramic rings is required to complete the Nitrogen Cycle

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Penn-Plax Silent Air B11 (SAB11) Aquarium Air Pump

Battery Backup Aquarium Air Pump – Penn Plax SAB11

The Penn-Plax Silent Air B11 (SAB11) Battery Backup Aquarium Air Pump operates during power outages. It automatically turns on when the power goes out, keeping fish safe and alive! If power goes out the first thing that can kill your fish will be a lack of oxygen.     Included

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Filter Media

What does Filter Media mean? (Easy Guide)

Choosing the right Filter Media is important in the aquarium hobby, but understanding why and how it works should be the main focus. This very easy to follow guide will help in choosing the right media that fits your set up best.     Why do we need media in

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African Cichlid Tank

Getting Crystal Clear Aquarium Water – (Top 3 Tips)

One of the most asked questions in the aquarium hobby is about Getting Crystal Clear Aquarium Water. I have asked this question many times myself. So with experience and experimenting we have discovered the top 3 ways to improve your waters clarity and quality…and here they are!   1- Stop

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Aquarium Hobby

Aquarium Hobby – Top 3 Must Know

I remember a time when I was in the exact same spot you’re in right now. Researching my very first fish tank…Very exciting times! Well let me help welcome you to the aquarium hobby by

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How often should you clean your FX6

How Often Do You Clean Your FX6?

The awesome Fluval FX6 canister filter is excellent for fish enthusiasts and people interested in the fish keeping hobby. The unique combination of trays allows for a variety of media enhancing its functionality and giving

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African Cichlids

African Cichlids – Top 10 Must Know

African Cichlids are very unique fresh water fish. So this article isn’t going to be some generic list of random aquarium knowledge that most of us aquarist already know…like add de-chlorinator to your tap water,

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Venting African Cichlids

Venting African Cichlids

Venting African Cichlids is the only way to accurately determine your fishes sex. How do you know if your fish is male or female? Because the guy at the pet store told you? Or the

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African Cichlids

How to raise PH for African Cichlids

A common question when deciding to keep African Cichlids is how to raise PH for African Cichlids? African Cichlids are fish found in the African Great Lakes. Waters in these African lakes have a pH

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I’ve had a passion for aquariums ever since my first Goldfish in a bowl! Through years of experience I’ve learned how to care and provide for my fish, spoiling them along the way! The joy of this hobby comes from knowing my fish are happy and healthy, growing and thriving. 

I’ve also learned that I have the ability to help others with their tanks and fish…and I’m happy to help! Welcome to the Site, hopefully you’ll find a topic that can guide you in your fish keeping journey. Thanks for visiting!

KaveMan Aquatics

African Cichlids

African Cichlids - Top 10 Must Know

Why Do African Cichlids Change Colors?

Can African Cichlids Live With Oscars?

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