Fishkeeping News

Practical Fishkeeping brings you the latest news, discoveries and events in the aquatic world.

Bradford & District Aquarists’ Society end the YAAS Season

The Yorkshire Aquarist Societies include Bradford Aquarists, who traditionally start the Fish Show season and end the…

Global trade bodies write open letter of concern to CITES

Trade associations from across the globe have issued an open letter to the CITES Secretariat expressing their concern…

ZSL London Zoo Aquarium closes down

Once famed for inventing the word Aquarium (previously known as aquatic vivariums), ZSL London zoo is now without one,…

European Union bans plants and catfish while no-deal Brexit outlines rules on protected species

More species have been added to an ever-increasing list of those banned in the EU, while a no-deal Brexit will affect…

The Goldfish Bowl in Oxford chosen for The Parliamentary Review

Long-established and legendary retail site The Goldfish Bowl of Oxford has been featured in this year’s Parliamentary…

Fancy guppy and livebearer convention dates announced

The fishkeeping societies Fancy Guppies UK and the British Livebearer Association are set to host a joint annual…

Get set for the 2019 British Killifish Association Convention!

The British Killifish Association (BKA) has formally announced convention dates for 2019 — Friday 4th October to Sunday…

New Electric eels discovered!

Two new species of electric ell have been described from South America, and one of them packs even more punch than the…