Aquarium Fish

Discus Breeding For Beginners

Equipment Needed - Hatching Discus Artificially - The Right Water - Selecting Good Stock
By Jack Wattley, TFH Publications (March 1, 2000)

Discus Breeding for Beginners

In Discus Breeding for Beginners, Jack Wattley touches on some of the important topics regarding Discus and the breeding of this highly sought after freshwater fish. The topics that Wattley covers:

  • Where the Discus originates

  • The different species of Discus

  • Discus compatible tank mates - those that go well and those to avoid

  • The proper water parameters (ph, hardness, temperature, etc.) for Discus

  • The proper filtration setups

  • The amount of water changes required

  • Breeding the Discus

  • Common diseases associated with Discus

Discus Breeding for Beginners has a ton of beautiful pictures of various Discus species and overall I would give this book 4 out of 5 stars. It was one of the first books that I read on Discus and it is still one of my favorites. I was reluctant to keep Discus due to their difficult reputation until reading this book. Check it out. 5 stars

Author : Mike FishLore

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Rating Information
Review Title: Discus Breeding for Beginners
Reviewed by: Mike FishLore
Summary: Book review of Discus Breeding for Beginners
Description: Jack Wattley touches on some of the important topics regarding Discus and the breeding of this highly sought after freshwater fish.
Rating: 5 out of 5 stars.


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