Do Corals Need to Eat? | Aquarium Care

Corals are animals, and they do need to eat. Thankfully, they are largely photosynthetic, so they derive a lot of food that they require directly from the strong lights that we put on our aquarium. The algae that lives in the tissue of photosynthetic corals produces the sugars and carbohydrates that corals need. However, that […]

How to Make Eel Sauce | Sushi Lessons

I’m going to show you how to make eel sauce now. Nice and thick and very sweet and salty at the same time. It’s very good to drizzle on a roll. Now I have mirin, one third cup. I have soy sauce, one third cup. And three tablespoons of sugar. Mix them up. Let it […]

How to Buy & Cook Catfish | Fish Filleting

When you’re buying a catfish, what you’re looking for is, again, something like any fish, something that doesn’t smell too funky. You really want it to be nice and actually have virtually no smell at all. They are bottom feeders, so when gutting them, you may get a little bit of a smell. But, honestly, […]

Help Heavy-Breathing Fish Who Won’t Eat | Aquarium Care

If your fish are breathing heavy and not eating, there’s something going on, either the fish are sick or the water is not good. Maybe one of the parameters has slipped out of range, it could be the temperature, ammonia, nitrite, pH, anything of those things will cause stress on the environment and cause the […]

How to Remove the Catfish Skin | Fish Filleting

So once you actually have the filet removed, you can actually just take it off and filet it as you would any other fish and just bring it close to the edge and remove the skin. The other way that a lot of people do it with catfish is that because it is kind of […]