Fishkeeping Advice

Fishkeeping advice answering all of your questions on keeping cold water, tropical, marine, freshwater and salt water fish.

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. 

Can I grow on Koi in this set-up?

One of our readers would like to get some Koi to grown on in their tank, with a view to transferring them to a pond,…

Can I safely add some shrimp?

Neale Monks offers his advice to a reader who is thinking about adding some Cherry shrimp to his aquarium set-up...

Will this lobster suit my tank?

David Wolfenden gives his advice to a reader who is thinking about adding a squat lobster to his tank.

What is this lump on my goldfish?

Dr Peter Burgess helps a reader who is worried about a lump he has found on his goldfish.

Is my goldfish stressed?

Jeremy Gay offers his advice to a reader that is worried her goldfish is stressed.

Why haven’t my fish spawned?

Max Pedley gives his advice to a reader who is having issues getting his fish to spawn.

Will my lionfish’s fin grow back?

David Wolfenden shares his advice to a reader that is worried that their lionfish's fin won't grow back.

Does my fish have flatulence?

Dr Peter Burgess gives his advice to a reader who is concerned their fish's flatulence could be fatal.

Can we stop this fish wasting away?

Dr Peter Burgess gives his advice to a reader that has an Uaru that will not eat.