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Introductions (4 Viewing)
Welcome to the Practical Fishkeeping Forum. If you want to introduce yourself to the community feel free to do so here.
6th February 2016 14:40 Go to last post
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Discuss all things P.F.K. here - magazine, the iPad Edition, website and forum.
by Alan H
3rd February 2016 11:19 Go to last post
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  Photo Of The Month & 'Tank Community'.
Enter our monthly competition, post your photos of fish, tanks, ponds and all things aquatic here and they could end up on the pages of the UK's No.1 aquatics magazine!
New fishkeepers. (11 Viewing)
New to keeping fish? Not sure where to start posting your questions? Please post them here and we'll help you find the answers.
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General Fishkeeping (42 Viewing)
If you have a question about fishkeeping which doesn't fit in another category, please post it here.
by Stee61
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Aquarium equipment (28 Viewing)
If you want advice on gadgets and filters for your tank ask someone in our Aquarium equipment forum.
by Nicky76
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Got a fish you can't identify? Post a picture of it in here and we'll see if we can tell you what it is.
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Fish breeding (1 Viewing)
For advice on breeding your fish or information on other members fish breeding successes look here.
6th February 2016 19:35 Go to last post
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Aquarium stocking (2 Viewing)
Questions about stocking and compatability issues.
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Water chemistry (9 Viewing)
Questions on pH, acidity and alkalinity & hardness,(GH/KH) as well as water testing, additives, chemical filtration and general water quaility.
by Nicky76
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Questions, tips and advice on how to mature an aquarium and biological filtration. Along with related questions about ammonia, nitrite and nitrate.
6th February 2016 10:52 Go to last post
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Tropical fish (35 Viewing)
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Tropical fish health (12 Viewing)
Need help with a fish disease? This is the place to come for advice.
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Marine fishkeeping (8 Viewing)
Post your marine tank related stuff and general enquiries in this forum.
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Information and questions about sessile invertebrates (inc. Anemones); SPS, LPS, mushrooms, buttons, zoanthids, leathers, soft corals, etc.
28th December 2015 20:56 Go to last post
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Got a question about fish, shrimp, snails, crabs & other non-sessile invertebrates? P ost them in here.
17th January 2016 21:02 Go to last post
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Marine equipment (6 Viewing)
Ask your questions about lighting, skimmers, tanks, sumps and other equipment here.
2nd February 2016 11:52 Go to last post
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Marine health (2 Viewing)
Marine health questions and information
by weasley
5th February 2016 07:13 Go to last post
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Coldwater fishkeeping (1 Viewing)
General questions about keeping coldwater fish here please.
31st January 2016 07:27 Go to last post
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Goldfish (10 Viewing)
Discussion about all types of goldfish, including fancy varieties such as black moors, comets, shubunkins, orandas, ranchus, lionheads, etc
6th February 2016 22:34 Go to last post
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Other Coldwater fish (3 Viewing)
Discussions about all the other cold water fish which are available including native fish.
2nd February 2016 11:17 Go to last post
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Coldwater fish health (1 Viewing)
Health information, questions and answer.
24th January 2016 20:36 Go to last post
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All questions about keeping the king of pond fish here, including koi pond building.
6th February 2016 18:11 Go to last post
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Ponds (1 Viewing)
Questions on pond D.I.Y. here - pond building, maintenance and equipment etc.
13th January 2016 16:04 Go to last post
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Pond livestock (2 Viewing)
Fish and pond plant information along with all your questions and answers here.
Sub-Forums: Pond fish, Pond plants
by mitzi56
22nd December 2015 00:41 Go to last post
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All health information, questions and answers here.
25th October 2015 14:02 Go to last post
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Shrimps (5 Viewing)
Discuss freshwater shrimps.
Sub-Forums: Shrimp Profiles
by gonz
5th February 2016 08:59 Go to last post
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All other fresh water inverts such as snails, crab & crayfish discussed here.
6th February 2016 11:58 Go to last post
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Information on setting up planted tanks and tips on aquascaping.
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Aquarium Plants (7 Viewing)
Questions about plants, their care, diseases and other problems.
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Information on CO2 equipment, lighting, special substrates, ferts, etc.
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Find out more about a range of freshwater fish species here.
16th September 2009 12:44 Go to last post
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Find out more about a range of marine & brackish fish species here.
31st March 2009 01:28 Go to last post
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How to contribute to this section.
27th July 2011 13:23 Go to last post
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Show off your tanks, or start a blog about a tank. Please USE A PROPER DESCRIPTIVE TITLE!.
Today 09:31 Go to last post
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Aquarium photography (3 Viewing)
Good with a camera? Post your images in here. (Please post tanks in Your Tanks).
6th February 2016 18:09 Go to last post
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The place for articles on fishkeeping that you've written yourself.
14th July 2015 10:25 Go to last post
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Promote your club or society and any forthcoming events here.
6th February 2016 22:59 Go to last post
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Please familiarise yourself with the rules before posting an ad.
26th January 2012 11:42 Go to last post
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Aquariums and equipment for sale or wanted, place your ad here.
by SiFi
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Freshwater livestock (5 Viewing)
Freshwater livestock for sale or wanted. place your ad here.
For Sale Puffer set up
by mrdduck
Today 11:38 Go to last post
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Marine livestock (1 Viewing)
Marine livestock for sale or wanted, place your ad here.
1st February 2016 20:34 Go to last post
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Aquatic plants for sale or wanted, place your ad here.
For Sale Water Lettuce
2nd February 2016 12:16 Go to last post
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For the fishkeeping and aquarium related ads which don't fit into the other categories. Place these ads here
by wayne77
13th January 2016 10:12 Go to last post
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Other pets (3 Viewing)
From cats to frogs, guinea pigs to horses & lizards to stick insects please post your pet related questions here.
by MrJonas
30th December 2015 07:45 Go to last post
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Chit chat (7 Viewing)
Chew the fat about fishkeeping or non-fishkeeping related stuff in here.
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