American Cichlids

Oscar Fish Yawning – All You Need to Know

If you have Oscar fish or think about getting some, you probably have many questions about this species. Unlike many other fish species, Oscars bring something new to the…tank. They …

Can Convict Cichlids Change Gender?

Identifying the gender of pet fish species is not always easy and mistakes can happen. For example, many fish keepers fall into the mistake of misidentifying the gender of their …

12 Convict Cichlid Tank Mates

The Convict cichlid is one of those fish species that are a bit tricky to keep with other fish. When looking for tank mates, you need to respect the fact …

10 Best Tank Mates for Oscar Fish

The key to keeping Oscar fish together with other tank mates is to have a huge tank, have various types of fish and add hiding places. Keeping multiple aggressive fish …

How Big do Oscar Fish Grow? And How Fast?

Oscars typically reach 10-12 inches in size and approximately 3 pounds in weight when they become adults. In rare cases, Oscars grow even bigger, reaching 18 inches in size and …