Pet fish care and husbandry.


This article guides the technician through the basic principles of fish health. Nutrition, including the proper storage of fish foods, is discussed,as are the varying dietary needs of fish. The ability to recognize water-quality problems is emphasized, especially the conditions that commonly result in high mortality. Collection of specimens for microscopic examination or other diagnostic tests is explained.

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@article{Petty2004PetFC, title={Pet fish care and husbandry.}, author={Barbara D Petty and Ruth Francis-Floyd}, journal={The veterinary clinics of North America. Exotic animal practice}, year={2004}, volume={7 2}, pages={397-419, vii} }