K.Barrington Archive

Clown Loach

Consider a Loach

I make my living as a freelance writer and though a lot of my work is in the health and fitness niche, I also get the opportunity to write content for aquarium websites, newsletters and even e-books on a fairly regular basis. This …
Goldfish in Bowl on blue background

Why Are Fish Bowls Still So Popular?

For Thanksgiving this year my family travelled to Philadelphia to spend the holiday with my sister’s fiancé and his family. My sister lives in Pittsburgh but has been staying with her fiancé in New York for the past few weeks while preparing …

Keeping Cichlids in the Home Aquarium

A few months ago I had the privilege of helping a friend to set up his very first freshwater aquarium. I walked him through the process of filling the tank, installing the equipment, and getting the tank ready for cycling. During the …