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Cute Seahorse Photos and Videos
Looking for pics of seahorses? Discover the wonderful world of seahorses through pictures and video, along with some interesting facts thrown in.
These beautiful creatures are popular aquarium fish. It's easy to see why. They are so graceful and elegant.
Enjoy this lens while learning something about these unique water creatures. I think they are so pretty.
Image by MattSullivan at Flickr through Creative Commons licensing.
Seahorse in Captivity
If thinking of getting a seahorse, be sure to learn all there is about how to properly take care of one.
Even though they are considered to be fish, did you know that seahorses don't swim very well?
Seahorse photo by Kevin Connors at morgueFile.
Seahorses live in tropical or temperate waters. If you've ever watched them for awhile, you may have noticed that they eat slowly and often.
Ever wonder why? It's because they don't have stomachs!
Photo by cawman at morgueFile.
This is a sweet video.
Seahorses swim upright
Here's an example as to how a seahorse can use camouflage. See how well it fits into the scenery? This helps them to stay hidden from predators and keep them safe.
Seahorse camouflage photo by seemann at morgueFile
Seahorses are quite small. Some of them are only 1/2 inch tall! They live on the average from one to five years.
They don't always do well in captivity due to stress.
Photo by seemann at morgueFile.
Video of Seahorses
Check out this amazing video.
A unique feature about seahorses is that it's the male who becomes pregnant.
What do you think of seahorses?
What a beautiful seahorse! Unlike other fish, seahorses don't have scales. Another things that is unique about these fish is that the male gives birth.
Photo by Dodo at Wikimedia Commons.
Beautiful Seahorse Poster
If you love seahorses, here's a nice poster that will allow you to view these sweet creatures an time you would like.
I particularly like this photo because of the colors.
Photo by Bachrach44 at Wikimedia Commons.
Here is some good information on how to take care of a pet seahorse.
What do seahorses eat?
Shrimp is a popular food for seahorses.
Can't get enough seahorses? Check out these great books.
This has large colorful pictures of a variety of different kinds of seahorses. If you have kids, it would make for a great introduction for them.
If you're thinking about getting some seahorses as pets, I would recommend reading up on them first and this book as it goes over all aspects of seahorse care.
Look at this cute plush!