Best Fish & Aquarium Care Books
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1. Dog Training for Kids: Fun and Easy Ways to Care for Your Furry Friend
Author: by Vanessa Estrada Marin
Children Will Take the Lead with Fun & Easy Dog Training TechniquesEvery child wants a dog, yet not every child-or even grown-up! Is equipped to take on the responsibilities that come with owning a dog. But with the help of Vanessa Estrada Marin, the director of a sought-after dog-training program for kids, your child will have fun being in charge!
Dog Training for Kids breaks down lessons and tutorials in simple steps and easy-to-follow instructions. Kids will have everything they need to be caring and responsible dog owners: Basic Training Lessons including Stopping Unnecessary Barking, Potty & House Training, Obedience, Leash Training, Crate Training Essential Commands including Sit, Stay, Heel, Drop It Clever Tricks including Roll Over, Speak, High Five, and Leap Super Fun Games including Obstacle Course, Frisbee, Tunnel And More – Equipment List, How to Train Your Dog to Be Calm at the Vet, How to Dog Proof Your Home Whether young dog lovers will be raising puppies, adopting rescues, or getting their first dogs, this all-in-one book will give them the confidence and knowledge to properly train, take care of, and establish a lasting bond with their well-behaved furry friends.
2. I Spy Ocean Animals: A Fun Guessing Game Picture Book for Kids Ages 2-5, Toddlers and Kindergartners ( Picture Puzzle Book for Kids ) (I Spy Books for Kids)
Author: by Alek Malkovich
NEW AND IMPROVED !!! This Super Cool “I Spy Ocean Animals Book for Kids Ages 2-5” will keep kids entertained for hours. Lots of Fun Colorful Images of over 100 ocean animals. A cute kid book that teaches the ABC with ocean animalsPages are arranged in Alphabetical order to help your kid recognize letters and relate them to an ocean animal they know.
Content includes:20 Puzzles from A to ZOver 100 ocean animalsLetters arranged alphabeticallyFull Color InteriorGlossy CoverWould make a Great gift idea for Toddlers, Pre-ks, and Preschoolers. Scroll to the top and click “Buy Now” to get this fun I Spy Book Today!
3. Ecology of the Planted Aquarium: A Practical Manual and Scientific Treatise for the Home Aquarist
Author: by Diana Walstad
Book presents scientific information that hobbyists can use to set up and maintain successful planted freshwater aquaria. Book contains practical tips using a question-and-answer format in boxes scattered throughout the text. Hobbyists learn how to keep a healthy and inexpensive aquarium.
Although the author prefers low-tech methods, she lays out the science that underlies all methods. The author shows that hobbyists can create thriving planted freshwater tanks WITHOUT CO2 injection, fertilizers, expensive lighting, and other high-tech gadgets.
4. Koi: A Complete Guide to their Care and Color Varieties
Author: by Bernice Brewster
Keeping koi (often called “living jewels”) in top-quality condition takes dedication and year-round care, but it is a challenge that thousands of koi enthusiasts are happy to accept in pursuit of perfection. They are a fiercely devoted group willing to spend hundreds, sometimes thousands of dollars to nurture, show and build their collection.
Written by a team of international experts, Koi: A Complete Guide to their Care and Color Varieties contains information and advice that incorporates the latest developments in koi research. Topics include: Purchasing koi Body conformation, deportment, color, pattern, and quality The koi pond, including technology, like de-icers and warming tents Water quality and filtration Koi physiology, disease prevention, and good nutrition Showing koi, how to achieve optimal health, color and shine Breeding Designing and building a pond Identifying the many varieties of koi.
This book fulfils the need for a reasonably priced and up to date, expert guide on keeping koi. It is essential selection for all enthusiasts, from excited beginners to koi kichi (“koi crazy”).
5. Aquaponic Gardening: A Step-by-Step Guide to Raising Vegetables and Fish Together
Author: by Sylvia Bernstein
New Society Publishers
Dive into home aquaponics with this definitive do-it-yourself guide Aquaponics is a revolutionary system for growing plants by fertilizing them with the waste water from fish in a sustainable closed system. A combination of the best of aquaculture and hydroponics, aquaponic gardening is an amazingly productive way to grow organic vegetables, greens, herbs and fruits, while providing the added benefits of fresh fish as a safe, healthy source of protein.
On a larger scale, it is a key solution to mitigating food insecurity, climate change, groundwater pollution and the impacts of overfishing on our oceans. Aquaponic Gardening is the definitive do-it-yourself home manual, focused on giving you all the tools you need to create your own aquaponic system and enjoy healthy, safe, fresh and delicious food all year round.
Starting with an overview of the theory, benefits and potential of aquaponics, the book goes on to explain: System location considerations and hardware components The living elements fish, plants, bacteria, and worms Putting it all together starting and maintaining a healthy system.
6. Axolotl: Axolotl care, tanks, habitat, diet, buying, life span, food, cost, breeding, regeneration, health, medical research, fun facts, and more all … & Information: A Complete Pet Owner's Guide.
Author: by Lolly Brown
Everything you need to know about Axolotls and more. Guaranteed to answer all of your questions, this book is a must have for any owner of this fascinating pet. Axolotl care, tanks, habitat, diet, buying, life span, food, cost, breeding, regeneration, health, medical research, fun facts, and more all included.
The Must Have Guide for all Axolotl owners. This book provides detailed information about Axolotls including keeping them as pets, health concerns, breeding, and their importance in medical research. The book is written in an easy to read and understandable style.
In a straight forward, no nonsense fashion, Lolly Brown covers all aspects of Axolotls. The book is full of sound advice and answers to your questions including some you didn’t know you had!
7. 500 Freshwater Aquarium Fish: A Visual Reference to the Most Popular Species
Author: by Greg Jennings
Praise for the hardcover edition: “For users looking for specific information on freshwater aquarium fish this will be a useful and interesting resource.” -American Reference Books Annual 2007 “Any home or library collection strong in aquarium references – and many a fish store – will find this packed with in-depth detail perfect for setting up an aquarium.” -The Midwest Book Review This comprehensive full-color reference covers 500 of the most popular freshwater aquarium fish.
It provides concise at-a-glance information on their behavior, diet and breeding along with guidance and recommendations on setting up a freshwater aquarium. Substantive and well organized for easy navigation, the book satisfies a wide of needs. Beginners can start their hobby with confidence and experienced keepers can use the book as an authoritative reference.
The most important update of this edition is that species names have been changed in accordance with the latest international revisions, made to take into account recent DNA information. In all, about 120 names are updated. Freshwater Aquarium Fish is a “window shopping” trip guided by an aquarium specialist ready to offer advice.
8. Sunken Gardens: A Step-by-Step Guide to Planting Freshwater Aquariums
Author: by Karen A. Randall
The essential guide to creating your own underwater world. Sunken Gardens is packed with everything you need to plan, design, and maintain a planted freshwater aquarium. Karen Randall shares her years of expertise and makes this enchanting hobby accessible to everyone.
You’ll learn everything from the biology of aquatic plants and basic aquarium chemistry to tank maintenance and troubleshooting. Plant profiles highlight the best options for a range of tank situations, and a chapter devoted to aquascaping styles provides basic design principles and inspiring examples.
With hundreds of color photographs and clear, reliable advice, Sunken Gardens is an essential introduction to a fascinating pastime.
9. Saltwater Aquariums For Dummies
Author: by Gregory Skomal
Dive into the wonderful world of saltwater fish Setting up and keeping a healthy, thriving saltwater aquariumand the gorgeous creatures that live within ittakes a lot more know-how than you might realize. Fortunately, this friendly and informative guide is here to make having a slice of the salty life in your own home easier than ever!
This fully updated edition of Saltwater Aquariums For Dummies explains in plain English how to care for a variety of marine fish and invertebrates, upkeep a tank, feed your saltwater friends, and stay informed of the latest technology in luxury tanks!
Understand aquarium set up best practices Maintain a thriving aquatic environment Build the luxury saltwater tank of your dreams Be inspired by a full-color insert Whether you’re looking for basic information on how to set-up, start, and maintain a saltwater aquarium or already own one and want to whet your appetite with the latest tips, tricks, and design ideas, this book covers the gamut!
10. Encyclopedia of Aquarium Plants
Author: by Peter Hiscock
This heavily illustrated volume will prove a blessing to every aquarium hobbyist who has had to settle for superficial plant descriptions in general fish-keeping books. It presents a detailed A-to-Z directory covering hundreds of aquarium plants with high quality color photos and succinct profiles of each plant.
Information includes the plant’s common name, botanical designation, growth cycle, and general description. The book’s additional sections offer details on how to grow and propagate aquatic plants, and how to protect them from parasites and other problems. This handsome volume features approximately 450 color photos and illustrations.
11. Freshwater Aquariums For Dummies
Author: by Madelaine Francis Heleine
Give your underwater pets the best aquatic life ever! Aquarium fish are one of the most popular pets in America, with close to 150 million fish owned in nearly 13 million households. They seem like easy pets to care for, but there’s more than meets the eye when it comes to keeping your freshwater friends healthy and happy!
Inside, you’ll find basic information to start your own freshwater aquarium, purchase and maintain healthy fish and plants, and find tips and tricks on how to introduce new fish and systems into your aquatic family. Understand the best aquarium set-up practices Build the luxury tanks of your dreams Maintain a thriving aquatic environment Discover many different ways to expand your hobby Perfect for beginner hobbyists and longtime aquarium enthusiasts alike, Freshwater Aquariums For Dummies makes it easier than ever to set up and take care of a freshwater aquariumand the fish within it.
12. Encyclopedia of Aquarium and Pond Fish
Author: by David Alderton
The most complete owner’s manual for keeping all types of freshwater and saltwater fish in indoor tropical and coldwater aquariums and outdoor ponds. Choose the right fish for any water temperature-tropical or coldwater-and for all types of environments, including indoor aquariums or outdoor ponds.
Know the difference between keeping saltwater fish and freshwater fish, including differences in aquarium setups, and feeding and caring for your pet fish. Learn to tell whether your fish are healthy and find out everything you need to breed them successfully.
The Encyclopedia of Aquarium and Pond Fish contains a huge photographic color reference directory of more than 800 of the most popular fish, not only showing you what they look like, but also giving you key information you need, such as how big they will grow, whether they integrate with different fish, what food they eat, and what water type and temperature they prefer.
13. Pandas Love Pizza
Author: by Liz Lynch
Calling all young readers and picky eaters! If you loved Pandas Love Pickles, you have to try Pandas Love Pizza. Featuring ALL NEW ANIMALS exploring ALL NEW FOODS, this charming book of ABC’s inspires children to always keep trying new things at mealtime!
Try it, you might love it!
14. Aquascaping: A Step-by-Step Guide to Planting, Styling, and Maintaining Beautiful Aquariums
Author: by George Farmer
Learn how to create and maintain your own underwater ecosystem. Aquascaping is the art of creating beautiful aquariums with natural materials and live plants. From the brilliance of Takashi Amano and numerous other innovators, aquascapes have become a popular way to enjoy aquariums.
In Aquascaping: A Step-by-Step Guide to Planting, Styling, and Maintaining Beautiful Underwater Aquariums, planted aquarium expert George Farmer teaches how to create the perfect aquascape. Included in this book are full-color photographs that will supply readers with: Step-by-step instructions on setting up your tankDifferent styling suggestions that best suit your landscapeHow to pick plants, rocks, driftwood, substrate, and aquatic lifeUnderstanding the chemistry and biology involved in keeping a healthy aquariumMaintenance and upkeepAnd much more Creating an underwater ecosystem is not only a rewarding experience, but can bring much peace and relaxation to your life.
So whether you’re a novice aquarist or seasoned aquascaper, Aquascaping will teach you all the tricks of the trade so that your beautiful aquarium can be enjoyed by family, friends, and, most importantly, yourself.
15. Koi For Dummies
Author: by R. D. Bartlett
Known throughout the world for its beauty and personality, koi is one of the most carefully bred fish species around. Raising koi is especially time-consuming and requires more than just sprinkling little flakes in the fish bowl. But thankfully, you don’t have to be an expert to maintain your own koi pond.
Koi For Dummies shows you how easy and fun it can be to own and care for these delicate fish. Whether building a pond or aquarium for the indoors or outdoors, this easy-to-understand guide explores all of your options. Clear, concise advice helps you: Appreciate your koi’s beauty Build, design, and maintain your koi pond or aquarium Find and select koi and the proper supplies Keep your koi happy and healthy Treat your koi for parasites, bacterial infections, and viruses Breed and care for baby koi Show off your koi to other koi enthusiasts
16. Betta Fish: The Simple Guide to Caring for Your Magical Betta
Author: by Walter James
Do you want to take better care of your betta without harming his or her health? Are you tired of reading conflicting information online? Do you just want simple and effective solutions that will allow your little fish roomie to live a long and happy life?
If so, then you’ve come to the right place. Bettas are some of the most popular fish beginner aquariumists purchase. It’s easy to see why! These fish are true beauties, as they float effortlessly and elegantly in an aquarium. They are entertaining to observe as they swim with a sassy confidence around their tank.
That’s not all though, it has been proven that owning fish (like bettas) has many health benefits. Owning one will improve your mood and reduces stress and anxiety. So they look beautiful, are said to be easy to care for, and they are readily available at most pet shops.
While this is all mostly true, their care should definitely be taken seriously. Caring for a betta is not as simple as putting one of these guys or girls in a fishbowl and dropping in a few flakes or pellets every day.