Manuel Yap


A local fish store would usually house common varieties of Fish, such as Goldfish, Angelfish Koi, Arowana, and Flowerhorn, as well as Livebearers, Corydoras, Tetra, Danio, and Gourami. But there are certain types of Fish customers are usually curious about because of their looks, size, and shape, I call them “unusual looking Fishes.”... Read More...


In the first of this three-part series, the importance of water chemistry was discussed, together with how water quality could be maintained so that fishes remained healthy. The many types of commercially-available filter equipment were enumerated as well. Other elements of filtration are then to be explored.... Read More...

Manuel Yap

Manuel Yap is a contributor for Manila Bulletin's Animal Scene magazine.