Fishkeeping Answers

Need fishkeeping advice? We have a team of top aquatic experts on hand to answer your questions. Email us at 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!

Are there any shrimps my fish won't eat?

Practical Fishkeeping •

Neale Monks offers some freshwater shrimp choices for a reader who wants to keep them with his community fish.

Is rainwater safer than tapwater?

Practical Fishkeeping •

Neale Monks advises a PFK reader on the use of rainwater in the aquarium.