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Practical Fishkeeping Magazine Practical Fishkeeping Magazine January 2021 Back Issue

View Reviews   |   Write Review Only £4.99 Practical Fishkeeping (PFK) magazine is the world’s leading authority on keeping, or aspiring to keep, fish. It caters for the very keenest fishkeepers but also right through to beginners, covering freshwater, tropical, marine and coldwater fishkeeping. It is a comprehensive guide to fish, products, retailers, and techniques to get the most out of fishkeeping.

All our features are written by experts in their fields, ensuring you get the best advice possible on fishkeeping and fish species, as well as creating and maintaining fantastic aquatic environments for them to live in.

Inside you’ll find:

• The latest aquarium equipment reviewed
• Tips on how to look after and keep your fish
• Expert guides to global fish species
• Advice on tropical marine tanks
• Advice on freshwater: tropical and cold water tanks
• Expert advice on aquascaping

PFK is published 12 times a year and is Britain's biggest-selling fish-keeping magazine.

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Practical Fishkeeping  |  Practical Fishkeeping Magazine January 2021  


I’ve kept fish for over four decades now, since I was gifted my first goldfish on my fourth birthday. In that time, and despite the vast range of species I’ve kept, worked with and bred, I’ve still barely begun my fishkeeping journey.

Something I love about my job is that every month, my contributors bring me new information that I never knew. In this issue, Tai Strietman has taught me all about fish behaviour in the wild, Michel Keijman has vicariously taken me into African rivers, Jack Heathcote has shown me just what you can get away with when you have space for Rift Valley cichlids, and Steve Grant has explained the origins of the name of a fish I adore.

And then there are the thrills that never go away. The tank on page 62 was set up for this issue, and as I write this, my Julidochromis have just spawned. I have a tank of fry and I’m as excited as I was the first time I bred these fish at the age of 13. What an exhilerating hobby!
Practical Fishkeeping (PFK) magazine is the world’s leading authority on keeping, or aspiring to keep, fish. It caters for the very keenest fishkeepers but also right through to beginners, covering freshwater, tropical, marine and coldwater fishkeeping. It is a comprehensive guide to fish, products, retailers, and techniques to get the most out of fishkeeping.

All our features are written by experts in their fields, ensuring you get the best advice possible on fishkeeping and fish species, as well as creating and maintaining fantastic aquatic environments for them to live in.

Inside you’ll find:

• The latest aquarium equipment reviewed
• Tips on how to look after and keep your fish
• Expert guides to global fish species
• Advice on tropical marine tanks
• Advice on freshwater: tropical and cold water tanks
• Expert advice on aquascaping

PFK is published 12 times a year and is Britain's biggest-selling fish-keeping magazine.
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Great read

Lots of interesting articles with regard to Aquatics at home Reviewed 19 April 2022

Highly practical

Very good particularly with focus on crustaceans Reviewed 09 April 2022
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i think the magazine is great i would love to get the print version but i cant see paying double for us delivery. Reviewed 04 March 2021
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how come not shipping to the book stores can't buy your mag in the US Reviewed 27 December 2020
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Always loved this mag. Reviewed 23 June 2020

Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in Practical Fishkeeping Practical Fishkeeping Magazine January 2021.

Welcome I’ve kept fish for over four decades now, since I was gifted my first goldfish on my fourth birthday. In that time, and despite the vast range of species I’ve kept, worked with and bred, I’ve ...
THE BORNEO TIGER ALAMY FACTFILE DID YOU KNOW Top tip DID YOU KNOW MAX PEDLEY A fish house owner, breeder and former retailer with a vast knowledge, Max is expert on rare and unusual species. TIGER...
Darters in the river Bubbles, flow, algae and rocks! ALL PHOTOS: TAI STRIETMAN DID YOU KNOW? FACTFILE TAI STRIETMAN A former aquarist at London Zoo, Tai is now based in Brazil where he is researching...
BEST OF THE IAPLC 2020 PIEDNOIR, AQUAPRESS.COM WITH MOST aquarium shows out of the window for this year, all eyes have been turned to the most renowned aquascaping contest of all. If you aren’t familiar with it, ...
LEARNING FROM OLD MISTAKES Know-how Five notorious jumpers Top tip Top tip GABOR HORVATH Gabor is PFK’s independent product reviewer and a hobbyist with an enviable fish house. Store any medications in a locked cabin...
Encounters in the shade The gorgeous Benitochromis riomuniensis. SHUTTERSTOCK DID YOU KNOW? FACTFILE Top tip DID YOU KNOW? MICHEL KEIJMAN A Dutch aquarist and author with over 40 years keeping experienc...

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