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Monday Archives: Introducing the Snowshine Seahorses

Monday Archives: Introducing the Snowshine Seahorses

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Introducing H. erectus var. Snowshine. As the head seahorse nerd and proprietor of FusedJaw.com, most of my articles shy away from my own operations. However, I’ve had a project underway I’ve been quietly working on for while that I’m excited to share: The Snowshines, a new variety of Hippocampus erectus.…

‘Un lago de jade verde’

‘Un lago de jade verde’

We are excited to be included in ‘Un lago de jade verde‘ – the inaugural exhibition by the Institute for Postnatural Studies. Our film Natural History Redux will be on display as part of the show from October 14, 2021 – March 13, 2022.…

I Found A Seahorse, Now What?

I Found A Seahorse, Now What?

So you’ve found a seahorse, and you want to keep it. Or maybe you stumbled across one washed ashore, and are unsure what to do next. This question comes up from time to time. It’s not frequent, but it does happen enough that I wanted to provide some guidance.…

Not Dwarf Seahorses, Baby Seahorses

Not Dwarf Seahorses, Baby Seahorses

Regular readers of FusedJaw.com are aware of my concern over juvenile seahorses being sold far too small and young. It came to my attention recently that very young juveniles of larger seahorse species are being sold as Dwarf Seahorses – Hippocampus zosterae.…

Opinion: Selling Baby Seahorses Is Wrong

Opinion: Selling Baby Seahorses Is Wrong


It happens every so often. Someone discovers just how easily seahorses breed, but can’t raise the babies, or discover the expense and time it takes to raise seahorses and so they decide they can sell the seahorse fry and make some money doing it.…

Pipefish For The Reef Aquarium: Part Two, Husbandry

Pipefish For The Reef Aquarium: Part Two, Husbandry

Now that we’ve discussed which pipefish are appropriate for the reef aquarium in Pipefish For The Reef Aquarium: Part One, The Pipefish, we can look at acquiring and caring for your pipefish. Picking Your Pipefish When purchasing pipefish, there are a few things you can look out for to ensure you get healthy pipefish.…