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River Monsters – Season 6 : Episode 1 “Amazon Apocalypse”

River Monsters : Season 6 has officially begun after a 2 hour premiere episode. Jeremy investigates the sinking of the Sobral Santos which sinks in the Amazon with hundreds of people on board. Many passengers were gone without a trace, no one really knows what happened to all the people. … Read the rest of this post


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The Largest Red Tailed Catfish in the World – Photos

The IFGA world record for a Red Tailed Catfish currently sits at 124cm, per the IFGA website. That is a pretty big Red Tail, but not even close to the size of this tank terror. These photos were provided by Sandee and are from the Aquarium in Amsterdam, which is … Read the rest of this post


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Ripley’s Aquarium – Photo Tour

Here is a 23 photo tour of the Ripley’s Aquarium in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. We’ve included brief descriptions of some of the photos as well. Arapaima Gigas checking out two much smaller Oscars in the South American Amazon Display. You can see the Oscars trying to get the heck out of … Read the rest of this post


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5,500 Gallon Monster Aquarium – Arapaima, Red Tailed Catfish, Tiger Shovel Nose, Wolf Fish, and more

Check out this amazing tank I found on Youtube. It is a 16′ x 16′ x 4′ aquarium with glass viewing windows. It holds the largest captive Tiger Shovel Nose Catfish I’ve ever seen, it has to be around 5′ long. You can’t miss the huge Arapaima Gigas, Red Tailed … Read the rest of this post


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Red Tailed Catfish aka Phractocephalus hemioliopterus – Profile and Photos

Check out this Monster Red Tailed Catfish in a massive Amazon display at Ripley’s Aquarium in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Don’t miss the man hole cover sized Pacu sitting in the left bottom corner. This is why fish like these should not be purchased by anyone, you’ve gotta be devoted to care … Read the rest of this post