Positive Benefits of Keeping a Shrimp Tank

Studies have shown that aquariums provides relief from tension. The magic glass box lowers stress and boosts health. Having a small watery oasis is only part why people keep these beautiful little critters. Here are some positive benefits of keeping shrimp: ■ Shrimp...

Best Plants for a Shrimp Tank

Actually, Cherry shrimp do well with any plant. Shrimp don’t actually eat plants, but instead graze the biofilm and feed on the tiny animals that grow on them. In the process, they scour the plants clean. Plants help shrimp in other ways. They condition the...

Welcome to the Cherry Shrimp blog!

You can probably guess what this blog is about: Cherry Shrimp. Neocaridina davidi. Dwarf shrimp. Ornamental freshwater shrimp. Taiwanese members of the Atyidae shrimp family. It seems simple … but, as any shrimp-keeper soon knows, the Cherry Shrimp experience is...