New Tank Syndrome Explained

When you buy your new aquarium it can be tempting to stock it with lots of fish right away, but all tanks need time to establish helpful bacteria before being stocked or you risk mass die-off of your fish. New tank syndrome occurs when too many fish are introduced to a new aquarium before ideal conditions have been established. The fish produce waste, but there are insufficient bacteria in the tank to consume and neutralise this waste.

3 Top Tips for Caring for Your Dog's Coat This Winter

As we head into the cold months, dog owners need to switch up their grooming routine. As your pooch grows his or her winter coat, extra care needs to be taken to ensure they stay well insulated against the harsh winter elements. Here are the 3 tips you need to keep your dog's coat both strong and snug this season. Brush regularly to give their coat volume Frequent brushing can give your dog a much-needed thick and luxurious coat in winter.