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Types of Bala Sharks Fish Disease

Types of Bala Sharks Fish Disease

Meta-description: There are some types of Bala Sharks fish disease that many fish-hobbyists must pay attention to.

Looking for tropical fish for your aquarium? Bala Shark is a good choice for the freshwater tank. Although the name reminds you of that giant sea predator, Bala Shark is actually a stunning tiny fish with silver color that can turn into rainbow colors due to the light reflection.
The behavior of this freshwater fish is quite tolerant, and they can easily produce fry. However, just like other aquarium fish, the fish tend to be prone to several diseases. Types of Bala Sharks fish disease usually come from the dirty water in the tank. And here some diseases that Bala Shark usually susceptible to:
Ich Ich is a disease that attacks the skin, and it is a highly infectious virus. The ich is marked with white spots in the surface of the skin. Since it makes them uncomfortable, the Bala Shark will swim oddly and scratch many things. To overcome this di…

Benefits of Maintaining Bala Sharks Fish at Home

Benefits of Maintaining Bala Sharks Fish at Home

Meta-Description: Here are some benefits of maintaining Bala Sharks fish at home. Know more to reveal what you can get from these stunning creatures.
One of the exotic freshwater aquarium choices for the fish hobbyist is Bala Shark. The fish, also known as Tricolor Minow, are schooling fish that will give a magnificent addition to the tanks. And don't feel intimidated with the name, because, the only one that can relate this fish to that giant sea creature is the fin.
Far from being dangerous and terrible, Bala Shark is an exotic fish with tolerant behavior and easy temperament. And there are still many benefits you can get from maintaining the fish in the tanks. Read more to know the benefits of maintaining Bala Sharks fish at home:
Easy Feeding Habits Bala Shark is omnivores that naturally eat insects their own larvae and eggs, and phytoplankton. In the tanks, you can give them frozen food or dry ones. Their feeding habits are easy and…

Everything You Need to Know about Bala Sharks Fish Feed

Everything You Need to Know about Bala Sharks Fish Feed

Meta-description: Here are some tips of Bala Sharks fish feed to keep them healthy and active in your freshwater tank

What do you think when you hear the Bala Sharks name? That will remind you of the ocean's big predator. It has a resemblance in the fish and in the basic color: silver. However, the fish is not as ferocious as the shark, and the body is sleek.
Still, if you ask about their eating behavior, it is in common with the sharks. Like sharks, Bala Sharks are an omnivore. They love to eat anything. And if you are the fish enthusiasts who intend to maintain Bala Shark at homes, consider these tips of Bala Sharks fish feed:
Limit the Food Bala Shark is a greedy fish. They tend to eat anything they meet and scavenge the leftover meals. If they grow bigger until 14 inches, they will eat the fish smaller than half of their size. In their natural habitat, they love to eat phytoplankton, crustaceans, and insects.
When in captivity…

The Easy Way of Spawning of Bala Shark Fish Yourself

The Easy Way of Spawning of Bala Shark Fish Yourself

Meta-description: In spawning of Bala Sharks fish yourself, there are several things to consider. Here they are.
One of the most favorite fish for the tropical tanks enthusiasts is Bala Shark fish. Known for its black-tipped fin that resembles a shark, Bala Shark is considered as a fish with tolerant and easy temperament. It also has a shiny look, thanks for the silver color skin that can reflect the light.
The juveniles only have 3-inch length. However, this tiny measure makes many tanks enthusiasts don't realize that it can grow up until 14-inch length. Hence, you need some preparation in spawning this silver shark. And here there are the things you can do in the spawning of Bala Sharks fish yourself:

Mate Two Bala Shark Bala Shark species reaches maturity when it already has 10-15 cm in size. It cannot easily mate when it is young, so, breeding Bala Shark in the tank is not as easy as other tropical fish.
Moreover, you cannot easi…

Maintenance of Bala Sharks in An Aquarium

Maintenance of Bala Sharks in An Aquarium


Meta-description: Read these tips carefully to understand the maintenance of Bala Sharks in an aquarium.

Bala Shark -usually known as Silver Shark- is a fish commonly used as a collection in freshwater aquarium. The only connection the fish have with the shark is actually its high dorsal fin, which is quite similar to the shark.
The Southeast Asia fish has an easy temperament, make it a good aquarium mate for other fish. They can adapt well with other fish and mingle so well with them. However, as a fish-hobbyist, you shall consider that it can only be tolerant if only the other fish is not tiny. If it meets some tiny fish, the Bala Shark will consider them as foods, and they will swallow them.
Since it has a tolerant temperament and has a wonderful shiny look, it is not difficult to maintain the Bala Shark in your tank. However, if you are new to this tank matters, better for you to understand the maintenance of Bala Sharks in an aquarium, so it …