Fishkeeping Answers

Need fishkeeping advice? We have a team of top aquatic experts on hand to answer your questions. Email us at [email protected] and we'll pass your question on to the most relevant expert. Remember to include as much information as you can about your set-up and a photo could be useful too. There are even prizes for the Tropical, Marine, Plant and Coldwater/Pond letters of the month!

How do I reduce my snail population?

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A tank that’s heaving with snails could indicate a lack of maintenance. Neale Monks gives his advice to a PFK reader who…

Is keeping a solitary clownfish cruel?

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Is it stressful for a clownfish to be kept without a mate? Dave Wolfenden offers his thoughts to a reader who would like…

What 'human foods' are safe for fish?

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Neale Monks offers some feeding advice to a PFK reader who wants to vary his fishes' menu.