What New Discus Owners Should Knowpearls7_discus
Are you thinking about getting discus? Discus are well-known and marveled at. Just like with anyone who is awesome, some rumors and myths lurk about them. We want to make sure we dispel any common rumors you might have heard. We want you to know what it’s really like to have discus. Here are some key points you should know.
DISCUS DON’T NEED FANCY EQUIPMENT
You do not need special equipment or setups to keep discus. In fact, if you are currently keeping tropical fish, you have all you need to keep discus healthy and thriving.
For your discus to flourish, all the equipment you need are a tank, filter, and heater.
IT’S EASY TO OBTAIN FILTERED WATER FOR YOUR DISCUS
A simple test kit and a local water store are all you need. Water stores have huge reverse osmosis filtration systems, and they sell water at cheap prices. They can provide you with clean water filtered by reverses osmosis, and your discus will thrive in this.
Although it is not necessary, you can purchase a reverses osmosis filtration system if you want.
DISCUS REQUIRE TIME
Like a dog or cat, discus will require some time for daily care. At the most, you will spend thirty minutes to an hour a day taking care of your discus, depending on the routines you wish to carry out.
AN AWESOME DISCUS NETWORK IS HERE FOR YOU
Last but certainly not least, there is a great network of hobbyists who are cool people. Because keeping discus is a great hobby, it attracts people from all walks of life. If you have had a bad experience with a snobby hobbyist, brush it off. Ninety-nine percent of all discus hobbyists are cool people who are willing to share their experiences and give you some excellent tips.
- What myths have you heard about discus that have kept you from starting in the hobby?
- Why are you interested in becoming a discus owner?
- Why do you think keeping discus is so enjoyable?