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- Breeding: Kittens without cat-astrophies
- Bob Mehen suggests five straightforward breeding projects, involving some of the most rewarding species for catfish love...
Bob Mehen on Friday 8 November, 2013, 11:09
- Review: AquaSun 36x3w LED CREE marine aquarium light
- Powerful and programmable LED lighting has been available for a few years now but at prices many of us would only consider spending on an entire set-up, not just lights, writes Bob Mehen. Fortunately, as LEDs become more and more commonplace, their price is dropping and All Pond Solutions is leading the way with this un...
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Bob Mehen on Tuesday 22 October, 2013, 10:32
- Community tetras: Alternatives to butter
- Bob Mehen spreads the word about some equally palatable options to more familiar tetr...
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Bob Mehen on Tuesday 19 March, 2013, 12:25
- How to keep headstanders in the aquarium
- Bob Mehen would turn somersaults for the headstanders — a group of fish that move in mysterious wa...
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Bob Mehen on Friday 28 December, 2012, 11:35
- Glass catfish: Clearly different!
- Bob Mehen takes a look at the the see-through siluriids —glassy creatures that refuse to conform to the accepted catfish stereoty...
Bob Mehen on Tuesday 2 October, 2012, 14:28
- Whiptail catfish: Fab beyond drab
- Bob Mehen explains why it’s refreshingly different to branch out and keep more cryptic plecs.
Bob Mehen on Tuesday 3 July, 2012, 12:49
- 20 questions with Bob Mehen
- PFK news writer, contributor and forum moderator Bob Mehen tells us about his obsession with brown fish, his views on the hobby and all things relat...
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Bob Mehen on Thursday 12 April, 2012, 12:56
- Manx Basking shark tag program at risk
- The Manx Basking Shark Watch (MBSW) tagging project, which has successfully tagged and tracked 18 sharks since 2007, is under threat due to a lack of fundin...
Bob Mehen on Monday 2 April, 2012, 16:14
- Online fish sellers prosecuted
- Two men who sold aquatic animals online have been prosecuted for cruelty at Dartford Magistrates Court after they failed to protect and package them correctl...
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Bob Mehen on Friday 30 March, 2012, 10:11
- Fish moved as drought deepens
- The continuing drought in parts of England has led to the removal of fish by the Environment Agency (E...
Bob Mehen on Thursday 29 March, 2012, 9:50