As I was catching catfish on a Donk

Today I will tell you about soma, but rather about fishing for catfish, which happened last spring in the lower water of the Volga. The fishing was very exciting. Instead of the usual traditional fishing, or fishing with Kwok, I decided to use bottom gear. This is not the first experience of catching catfish on a Donk, so I was more or less ready for it.

We gathered early in the morning and went to the river. Get to your destination before the sun came up. After a while, we were ready to start fishing. Before throwing, they had to decide what to catch catfish. In principle, som can eat anything. After the winter, the som behaves very inactive, and to awaken in him the interest can be quite difficult. Use a feeder, in my opinion, makes no sense. We don’t need other fish. I caught frogs, baited on three of the donkey and threw all the gear. Began a long wait. While waiting for the bite, I thought, how better to attract the fish. I had not even thought to catch some other fish. Fishing for catfish for me this is a unique event. Unfortunately, not always to catch catfish. It is not always possible to use Kwok, and it is not always effective. For small catfish, Kwok is something frightening, and no one knows why. Continue reading

Types of aquarium fish

The aquarium in the sense of the population should be a little “underutilized”. Learn how many centimeters to grow those fish, which you have chosen for contents, and make a simple calculation: for every two centimeters of body length (caudal fin not considered) should have no less than a liter of water. To populate the aquarium it is better not adults, and young fish, they can adapt to the conditions. We can recommend swordtail, platies, spotted catfish, blue and black neon, cardinal, erythrozonus, ternario, fiery and scarlet barbs. A community of these fish is a whimsical set of shapes and colors.

Which fish to get ?

A decisive factor in the selection of fish should be the size of the aquarium. To bring you joy, the fish with the necessary conditions of existence.

Need to find out how many of them can hold your aquarium. Usually the calculations are made based on the requirements to the oxygen flow rate based on the ratio of the length of adult fish (without a tail) to the area of the surface of the aquarium: Continue reading

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