Me and my tanks

A little about who I am, how I came to be keeping fish and what fish I keep

Beginners' Guides

All the basics to help you start keeping happy healthy fish

Water Chemistry

Water chemistry matters, find out why and how to change it safely

Breeding and Care of Fry

Choosing a species to breed and the basics for breeding and raising fry.

Tank stocking and fish compatibility

How many fish in a tank and which fish can be mixed in the same tank are important.....find out why
Choosing stock wisely

Choosing stock wisely

Many fish on sale are unsuitable for community tanks. Learn more about which have specialised needs here.
Fishless Cycling

Fishless Cycling

New tanks must be cycled fishlessly using ammonia to grow the beneficial bacteria that keep the water safe. Here's why and how....
Visit Forum

Visit Forum

More questions? Why not join me in our friendly forum for help, advice, information and fish-friendly chat!
Useful Links

Useful Links

Here are some links to other sources of information for whom I have a good deal of respect.
I hope you enjoy your visit to my site and find it useful and informative. Primarily the site is intended to provide information and advice to help with the typical questions people have when they take up fish keeping as a hobby. I hope to help you avoid some of the common issues and enjoy a happy, healthy tank (or tanks) for years to come. My own fish and experiences with them will probably feature a lot - and occasionally I may have fish for sale which will appear on here too.