A Practical Guide to Setting Up Your Tropical Freshwater by Gina Sandford

By Gina Sandford

Volumes during this new Tankmasters sequence current aquarium lovers with the proof they should create attractive and healthy environments for fish and different aquatic lifestyles. marvelous colour images with specified, informative captions and step by step directions will quick flip rookies into able aquarium hobbyists, whereas offering suggestion and concepts that may encourage skilled fish keepers so as to add type and curiosity to their tanks and ponds. Handsomely laid-out pages current crucial details at a look. This quantity exhibits and tells tips to opt for an appropriate tank, decide upon gravel and different substrates, decide on vegetation, deal with water filtration and aeration, introduce fish into the tank, and retain right lighting fixtures and heating. reasons are effortless to keep on with for starting hobbyists. greater than two hundred lovely colour photographs

Show description

Read Online or Download A Practical Guide to Setting Up Your Tropical Freshwater Aquarium (Tankmasters Series) PDF

Best pets & animal care books

Hermit Crab: Your Happy Healthy Pet

The authoritative details and suggestion you would like, illustrated all through with full-color photos. Hermit crabs are social creatures, so most homeowners have a number of. they're effortless to take care of and engaging to observe as they develop, molt, climb, dig, burrow, and move slowly. They ''adopt'' shells that they bring on their again like a cellular domestic!

Ruffly Speaking

Ruffly, a mutt who hears for the hearing-impaired, tunes into sounds no people can pay attention while he and his proprietor movement into the house of a lately deceased dog-lover--and novice sleuth Holly iciness suspects homicide.

How to Massage My Older Dog

Time simply flew by means of as your dog-child raced via puppyhood and heart age. His gait turns out a bit slower. He asks for guidance leaping onto the mattress. He wishes a supporting hand to climb into the again seat of the automobile. His physique has replaced. it's wider and extra angular. His face has replaced. His eyes are sunken and his jowls hold down extra.

Galloping Across the U.S.A.: Horses in American Life

Galloping throughout the USA indicates how Mustangs, Arabians, Palominos, Morgans, and different kinds of horses performed a valuable function within the improvement of the USA as a country. From transportation inside towns -- the omnibus, fireplace wagons, supply of products -- to mail supply from coast to coast to tilling soil and herding livestock, Martin Sandler indicates how crucial the pony was once for the survival of 4 million electorate stretched throughout 800,000 sq. miles.

Additional resources for A Practical Guide to Setting Up Your Tropical Freshwater Aquarium (Tankmasters Series)

Sample text

Ropes on the ceiling suspend- had to be fast, agile, and smart. They also had to be ed harnesses above the horses. With a tug of the reins, strong. Fire wagons, containing all the equipment a fireman would lower the harnesses into place, and needed to put out a conflagration, weighed as much as secure them. Within two minutes from the time the 4,000 pounds. Whether they pulled a wagon with lad- alarm sounded, the station doors would be open and ders and hoses or one containing either hand or steam horses and men would be charging out into the street.

37, 47, 54 Chuck wagons, 41 Cirello, Emilio, 57-58 Cities, 19, 44-58 Cleveland, Ohio, 48 62 Index Columbus, Christopher, 6-7 Concord coaches, 12, 19, 32 Conestoga wagons, 16—18, 20, 22. , 23 Covered wagons, 24—25. , 47 Dobie, J. S. See Mail delivery Prairie, 23, 27 Prescott the wonder horse, 57-58 Q Quarter horses, 34 Quincy, Josiah, 18 R Railroads, 24, 31, 33, 37, 41, 42, 47 Ranches, 37-43 Remington, Frederic, 38-39 Remuda, 40, 42 Roads, 12-18, 46-48 Roping horses, 40—41 Roundups, 39-41 Russell, Majors, and Waddell, 33 Steamboats, 16, 31 Stephenson, John, 47 Stieglitz, Alfred, 49 Swimming horses, 42 T Telegraphy, 36 Thoroughbreds, 34 Traffic, 44-46, 49, 52-54 Trail drives, 39, 41-42 Trains.

A single horse, 30 pounds of food every day. Every horsecar stable meticulously groomed, pulled the cab. Wealthy citizens employed its own veterinarian, who kept the animals used hansom cabs most often, because they were much healthy. more expensive to ride in than omnibuses or horsecars. Although the omnibus and the horsecar were the most common means of urban public transportation, ride in order to impress his companion. there was another, less crowded, considerably more The heyday of the hansom cab has long since expensive way to move about the city.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.81 of 5 – based on 13 votes