Do Cherry Barbs Need A Heater?

School of Cherry Barbs with Plants

Cherry barbs do not necessarily need a heater, depending on the natural temperature of the tank water and whether this remains stable. Cherry barbs are robust fish that can adapt to a range of water temperatures; however, this should be kept at all times at 73-82⁰F (23-27⁰C).  Cherry barbs are beautiful, flashy little fish. They … Read more

Do Angelfish Need A Heater?

Aquarium Heater with Hang On Back Filter

Angelfish are considered tropical fish, and as a result, they require a heater in their tank. Due to the temperatures of rooms tending to fluctuate, it’s necessary to use a heater to keep the tank’s water temperature stable, ideally between 70-85 degrees Fahrenheit.  Although requiring a heater to maintain angelfish in your tank healthily is … Read more