The Central Florida Aquarium Society and the local aquatic community have voted LiveAquaria.com as their #1 online store for 2015! Thank you CFLAS for this award. It means a lot to us to have a group of aquarists like this come together and say we are the best.
We are proud to again partner with the Marine Aquarium Societies of North America (MASNA) for the 2015-2016 MASNA Student Scholarships. Now in its 7th year, the Marine Aquarium Societies of North America’s Student Scholarship program has provided $32,000 in funding for undergraduate and graduate college students to pursue their degrees in a marine science […]
Aquatic Experience, held in Chicago in early November, was a must-see for any aquatic hobbyist. Some of you made the trip and got to meet our in-house experts. From educational seminars and hobbyist contests to a build-your-own-aquarium kid’s activity, the show was loaded with fun learning opportunities for all ages. Aquatic Experience, operated by the […]
Kevin Kohen, Director of Drs. Foster and Smith’s LiveAquaria.com, was awarded the prestigious title of “2012 Aquarist of the Year” by the Marine Aquarium Societies of North America (MASNA) at this year’s national MACNA conference in late September. The MASNA award recognizes individuals for their sustained and outstanding contributions to the marine aquarium hobby. For […]
We recently asked on our Facebook page, “What is the WORST piece of advice you were given for your aquarium?”. We were amazed by the answers, and wanted to share. Great tips on what NOT to do…
Find out what water tests should be performed on your aquarium, and how often the water tests should be performed.
A fish aquarium is a good choice for college students who miss their pets. Fish are low maintenance and one of the few pets allowed in student housing.
Aquarium fish kits are easy setup & care, perfect for an office or home, and virtually anybody (parents, friends, grandparents, kids) enjoys fish. **PLUS, enter to win a Betta Condo Aquarium!**
Drs. Foster & Smith wants to help make the aquarium & pond hobbies affordable.
Mini crabs (like fiddler crabs or red claw crabs) are not simply neat additions to a freshwater aquarium, but specialized crustaceans that require a little different habitat and care to thrive and be intriguing pets.
A nano aquarium can be wonderful but it also might be extremely challenging for the beginning aquarist. Here’s some basic information and tips for nano reef aquariums.
Tear down of a 5-year-old, 120-gallon marine aquarium is no small job. See how years of experience (i.e. past mistakes) helped this tear down go smoothly.
Gourami are a beautiful and peaceful fish. Learn about their care requirements and other interesting facts…maybe you’ll want to add a Gourami to your aquarium!