The pets below have been tagged and categoriezed as cleaning. Choose one from the list to learn more about the animal. Post comments, and questions on the following page. If you think a pet has been miscategorized, or if you would like to share your photos do so via the contact page. Thanks!

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Blenny

Type: Fish
Size: 1 to 5
Lifespan: 2 to 6 years
Blennies (blenniidae) are bottom dwellers that come in so many variations that there is undoubtedly one out there that can meet your tanks needs. Most are ...[Read More]

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Ghost Shrimp

Type: Fish
Size: .5 to 1.5
Lifespan: 1 to 1.5 years
The name "Ghost Shrimp" is very appropriate for these small invertebrates. Ghost shrimp are small, transparent shrimp that tend to walk on the bottom of th...[Read More]

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Pictus Catfish

Type: Fish
Size: 1 to 5 in
Lifespan: 4 to 8 years
The pimelodus pictu, better known as the pictus catfish is a freshwater catfish species commonly with a grey and black spotted body. These fish originated ...[Read More]

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Plecostomus

Type: Fish
Size: 4 to 24
Lifespan: 5 to 15 years
Also known as a "suckermouth", plecos are algae eaters and can do a very good job of keeping a tank reasonably clean of algae. You will want to make sure y...[Read More]