Guppy fry care is a key stage in breeding guppies. Guppy fry are not reliant upon their mothers for any of their needs, and adult guppies may even eat their young, so it is important to keep the fry protected from larger fish. Keeping your fry in a tank of […]
Author: Dave Rikowskiy
Selective breeding means deliberately breeding guppies with certain traits (such as a particular color or tail shape), and phasing out undesirable characteristics. In order to achieve this, you need to do a reasonable amount of forward planning, ongoing monitoring and record keeping! First of all, decide upon the traits that […]
When you begin breeding guppies, it is a good idea to decide upon the specific characteristics that you would ultimately like your breeding lines to possess, and tailor your breeding programs to achieve them. There are various different factors to take into consideration here, including the shape of the tail […]
Do guppies sleep? If so, when do guppies sleep, how do they sleep, and how can you tell that they are sleeping? Many guppy fish keepers see their guppies being less active and wonder whether they are sleeping. Let’s find out!