Multi water analysis with evaluation via smartphone

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Setting up a terrarium

We will help you during the installation.

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JBL Expedition 2016: Venezuela

Accompany our JBL research team online to the fascinating South American country Venezuela

Live construction project

Track the ongoing construction work of the extruder hall

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Ahead through research

To take product development seriously you need a good research basis. That’s why biologists work in the JBL research center and that’s why a JBL research team organises research expeditions to the native countries of the aquarium and terrarium animals, to observe the living habits of the in their natural habitats and to analyse the biotopes. This is the only way to develop professional products for optimal animal keeping.

Worth reading

Setting up an aquarium

Here you will learn how to set up your aquarium. In the film we show you the step-by-step instructions. The brochure “Setting up an aquarium” contains all information you need when setting up a new aquarium.

aquarium problems

Are you faced with algae problems or don’t your aquarium plants grow well? Is the water cloudy or are your fish ill? Don’t your water parameters correspond to your expectations? Our team of experts has thoroughly analysed the problems that occur in the aquatic field and offers you solutions which really work.

Biotope data

We have visited the biotopes of terrarium animals and documented the biotope data. Here you will find all the data collected from all over the world.


Turtles and tortoises are among the most popular of all terrarium animals and are despite (or even because of) their slowness absolute favourites for children too! A few points need to be remembered when keeping turtles, so that the animals feel comfortable, stay healthy and maybe even reproduce. We will give you tips and hints for their care.

Pond care

The different seasons (at least in Central Europe) require different care measures. Even in countries where there are no cold winters with minus degrees, factors like rainy seasons, dry seasons or perhaps a summer with particularly high temperatures all play a decisive role for the garden pond.

Fish diseases

In case your pond fish fall ill, we will show you which disease it is, and how to combat it reliably here.

Algae problems

Why are algae a problem? What algae species can be found in the pond and how can you combat them effectively and for the long-term?


Lighting is THE key to good terrarium keeping. Do your animals need only light, or do they need heat and UV? Here are the answers.

fish feeding

The nutritional requirements of fish can differ as much as between dogs and hamsters. Here you will find comprehensive information on this important chapter about the feeding of aquarium fish.


JBL intern - Wie kommt das Futter in Dose?

Sicherlich haben Sie sich schon einmal gefragt, wie das Futter in die Dose kommt. Bei Führungen im Werk zeigen wir den Besuchern, neben der Herstellung der Futtermittel im Haus, auch die Abfüllung und Versieglung der Dosen.

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Summer Competition 2015

The JBL Summer Competition for you and your animals. Win a “Picnic Basket” full of surprises connected to your hobby. Choose your hobby field and get the chance to win one of 30 prizes. Answer the competition question in the time from August 24 to September 9, 2015 and with a little bit of luck, the surprise will soon be making its way to you.

Media center

Media center

There’s no need to search for fragments of product information anymore! Here you will find videos and user instructions plus further useful information about our products. There are also objective product tests and press releases about the respective product.


Supply of CO2 without diffuser

Sometimes technical devices, such as a CO2 diffuser inside the tank, can spoil the look of an aquarium. JBL has developed a direct diffuser which is simply integrated into the water hose coming from the external filter, and the diffuser ...