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Caring for Your Fish

Being Safe While caring for Your Fish


Updated December 01, 2008

Caring for your fish properly and safely will keep you and your pet healthy.
  • The most important guideline is to prevent contact with bacteria or other infectious agents in aquarium water.
  • Always wear gloves when cleaning your fish tank.

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