Dwarf shrimps

Dwarf shrimps - little jewels for your aquarium

Dwarfshrimps are very popular with aquarists. Their small size, colorful appearance and interesting lifestyle make them fascinating inhabitants in any aquarium. At Rendo-Shrimp we offer a wide selection of dwarf shrimps for beginners and experienced aquarists.

Dwarf shrimps - little jewels for your aquarium

Dwarf shrimps are real jewels for your aquarium due to their diversity and beauty. With their bright colors and fascinating patterns, they attract everyone's attention. The most popular species include the Red Fire shrimp, the Blue Dream shrimp and the Crystal Red shrimp. Each species has its own unique characteristics and contributes to the enrichment of your aquarium.

In addition to their beauty, dwarf shrimps are also very useful. They help to maintain the balance in the aquarium by eating algae and excess food. Their peaceful nature makes them ideal roommates for other peaceful aquarium inhabitants.

Dwarf shrimps are relatively easy to care for as long as the water parameters are right. Good filtration and regular water changes are crucial to ensure optimum water quality.

Proper care of dwarf shrimps

Keeping dwarf shrimps requires some essential precautions to create a healthy and stable environment in the aquarium. A well set up aquarium with the right water conditions and a balanced diet is crucial.

A constant water temperature between 20 and 25 degrees Celsius is ideal for dwarf shrimps. Efficient filtration and regular water changes are necessary to keep the water quality at a high level.

Dwarfshrimps are omnivores and need a varied diet. In addition to special shrimp food, vegetables such as zucchinis and spinach as well as occasional protein food such as Artemia or mosquito larvae are ideal. This variety promotes the health and color intensity of the shrimp.

Buying dwarf shrimps - what you should look out for

When buying dwarf shrimps, you should pay attention to a few important criteria to ensure that you get healthy and hardy animals for your aquarium.

Healthy dwarf shrimp are active, show vibrant colors and no signs of disease. At Rendo-Shrimp, we attach great importance to the health and vitality of our shrimps. Our animals are checked several times a day to ensure that they are in top condition.

Most of our dwarf shrimps come from our breeder EbiTengu in Taiwan. By working closely together, we ensure that the quality of our shrimp always remains at the highest level. These shrimps are sustainably bred and are perfectly adapted to the conditions in domestic aquariums.

We have taken extensive measures to ensure that the dwarf shrimps reach our customers safely. We double-pack the animals in transport bags with sufficient water and air. They are then packed in high-quality polystyrene boxes, and in winter we add a free heat pack to keep the temperature constant. This careful packaging guarantees that the shrimps survive transportation safely and without stress.

Aquarium for dwarf shrimps - tips and recommendations

A well-designed aquarium for dwarf shrimp is crucial to creating a healthy and appealing environment. The ideal size of an aquarium for dwarf shrimps starts at around 20 liters, although larger tanks are always an advantage to ensure stable water values.

When equipping the aquarium, you should ensure good filtration to keep the water clean and clear. Dwarf shrimps are used to a certain amount of current as they often live in small streams, so a moderate current in the aquarium is definitely welcome.

The set-up of the aquarium plays a major role in the well-being of the dwarf shrimps. Hiding places such as small caves, roots and densely planted areas offer the shrimps protection and retreats, especially during the moulting phase. Plants such as moss, Java moss and fine-leaved species are ideal, as they also serve as a food source for the shrimps.

Dwarf shrimps and their roommates

Mixing d warf shrimps with other aquarium inhabitants can make the aquarium lively and interesting. However, it is important to pay attention to the compatibility of the tank mates to ensure a harmonious coexistence.

Dwarf shrimps are peaceful animals and get on well with small, peaceful fish. Suitable roommates include dwarf danios, guppies or certain types of catfish. Make sure that the fish are not too large and do not chase or eat shrimps. Snails are also good housemates, as they are also peaceful and keep the aquarium clean.

Hiding places are particularly important when dwarf shrimps live together with fish. Make sure that there are enough hiding places so that the shrimps feel safe and are protected during the moulting phase.

Frequently asked questions about dwarf shrimps

Many aquarists have questions about keeping and caring for dwarf shrimps. Here are some of the most common questions and answers that can help you care for your shrimp successfully.

How often should I change the water?

Regular water changes are important to ensure good water quality. It is recommended to change about 20-30% of the water every week. This helps to reduce pollutants and promote the health of the shrimps.

Which plants are best suited to a shrimp aquarium?

Plants such as Java moss, Anubias and fine aquatic plants are ideal for shrimp aquariums. They provide hiding places and additional food sources for the shrimps. These plants are robust and thrive well in a variety of conditions.

How do dwarf shrimps reproduce?

Reproduction of dwarf shrimps in the aquarium is relatively easy under good conditions. Female shrimps carry the fertilized eggs under their abdomen and the young shrimps hatch after around three to four weeks. For successful breeding, it is important that there are no predators in the aquarium and that there are sufficient hiding places and food for the young animals.

Buy dwarf shrimps online at Rendo-Shrimp

At Rendo-Shrimp you can buy dwarf shrimps online and benefit from our comprehensive service. We attach great importance to quality and customer satisfaction and offer you a first-class shopping experience.

Our quality guarantee

We guarantee that all our dwarf shrimps will arrive healthy and full of vitality. By carefully selecting and regularly checking our animals, we ensure that you only receive the best shrimps. However, should any problems arise, our customer support team is always available to help.

Easy ordering and fast shipping

Our online store is designed to be user-friendly so that you can find and order your desired shrimp and accessories quickly and easily. We ensure safe and fast delivery so that your shrimp arrive safely and stress-free. Take advantage of our convenient payment options and benefit from our fast shipping.

Customer support and advice

If you have any questions about keeping and caring for dwarf shrimps, we will be happy to assist you with our specialist knowledge. Our customer support can be reached by email, via the contact form or in live chat and will help you with all your concerns. We also offer detailed advice to ensure that you find the right shrimp and accessories for your aquarium.