Bamboo Shrimp

Bamboo Shrimp

Learn how to successfully keep a bamboo shrimp in a community aquarium. Q. I am 14 and have kept freshwater fish for more than six years now. I have a 10-gallon saltwater aquarium with one engineer goby, a 10-gallon quarantine...
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Ghost Shrimp Aquarium Care

Ghost Shrimp Aquarium Care

Q. A friend of mine put some ghost shrimp in a tank of big fish. It was horrible to watch them run for their lives. I asked if he could spare two for me, and he did. Now I don’t know...
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Designer Shrimp: A New Aquarium Niche

Designer Shrimp: A New Aquarium Niche

It continues to astound me how quickly a niche can develop in the aquarium hobby/industry, and one such niche that is exploding right now is filled with the new “designer” shrimp. The proliferation of these little crustaceans is being driven...
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Keeping And Breeding Dwarf Freshwater Shrimp

Keeping And Breeding Dwarf Freshwater Shrimp

Your mission is to achieve and maintain a healthy shrimp colony through successful breeding. Dwarf freshwater shrimp and nano aquariums (the two of which are often associated) are rapidly growing Known as “neos,” Neocaridina species can thrive in a...
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