Nano cube shrimp tank from Dennerle – Part 3

You can read the rest of the series here, if you haven’t already. Day 3 The water has cleared and it’s a stable 25c. The cube shrimp tank looks great. I’ll just have to hope some of the more harder to keep plants don’t die off as it’ll be a pain re-planting now. I caught … Continue reading Nano cube shrimp tank from Dennerle – Part 3

Nano cube shrimp tank from Dennerle – Part 2

You can read the introductory post and part 1 if you haven’t already. Continuing with the Day 1 post. Day 2 I filled the rest of the tank up with more water and started to plant the remaining plants I had from my other shrimp tank. Also planting the larger plants at the back. The … Continue reading Nano cube shrimp tank from Dennerle – Part 2

More photos of my new rimless aquarium & rescape

When cleaning out my main tank (64 Litres) I took the lid off so I could get into it, and noticed how nice it would be if it was a rimless aquarium. See previous post for more detail A few days later I pulled out the big piece of driftwood that was shaped like a tree, … Continue reading More photos of my new rimless aquarium & rescape

Aquascaping a Nano Shrimp Tank (12 Litres)

So the time came to do a re-scape of my little 12 litre nano shrimp tank (Above picture is still cloudy). The main reason is that the Shrimp didn’t really take to the tank, a few died, and none of them have reproduced. So I decided to re-scape it. The main feature, a piece of driftwood, … Continue reading Aquascaping a Nano Shrimp Tank (12 Litres)

Starting up a new 12 Litre Nano Shrimp tank – The Brief

My girlfriend bought one of those ridiculous 12 Litre fish tanks they sell in the big chain pet shops, advertised to keep fish in, and I’m going to put it to good use and turn it into a Nano Shrimp tank. It’s a horrible thought that people (no fault of their own), think it’s acceptable … Continue reading Starting up a new 12 Litre Nano Shrimp tank – The Brief

Caring for Red Cherry Shrimp

Red Cherry Shrimp cost a lot less than most other shrimp which makes them good for first timers who are thinking about keeping shrimp. Even though they are among the cheapest they have a beautiful bright red colour to them, which makes them stand out in any aquarium. Shrimp in an aquarium are more exciting than … Continue reading Caring for Red Cherry Shrimp