Catalogue and Manuals

More beautiful, larger and informative

Download now

JBL GarantiePlus

Your extended 4-year guarantee

Register

JBL StartKit

For a successful aquarium start within 15 minutes.

Browse now

Essentials

Here you will find all you need to know about your hobby

L-U-W

Full spectrum solar light (spot light) made of aluminium

Watch now

Laboratories / Calculators

Trouble shooting for aquariums and terrariums

Test now

Products & shop

Essentials

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

ProPond® / NEO Index®

Feed your animals throughout the year with the natural, balanced JBL ProPond fish food, to keep them healthy and active for the long-term. All ProPond products of the the physiological-nutritional concept contain high-quality ingredients in accordance with the NEO Index®.

ProScan

JBL has revolutionized water testing and can turn your smartphone into your personal water test center by means of a free app. All test results will be directly displayed in numerical values and additionally evaluated (good, medium, poor). There’s no quicker and more accurate way to analyse the water, get to the bottom of problems or just check whether the fish and plants are in their comfort zone.

Online Hospital

Do you have ill fish and you don’t know what disease it is and how to treat it? Here you can diagnose diseases using photos or identification keys and you can find out where they come from and how to treat them. By showing you over 500 photos to identify and cure fish diseases, we enable you to find a diagnosis and solution.

Pond laboratory / calculator

This worldwide unique pond laboratory gives you dedicated support to combat problems with algae and cloudiness in your pond.

ProScape dosage calculator

Here you can calculate the optimal supply for your aquarium with the JBL ProScape fertilizers. In order to supply the aquatic plants with exactly the right amount of fertilizer, we recommend dosing in two steps.

Aquarium

A great help for your hobby - a 200 page reference book. Here you will find all aquatics-related issues with illustrations. Beginning with an outline of the subjects (aquarium types – size/shape – technical items – setting up – water – plants – animals – maintenance – problems), it leads you to the chapters dealing with each main subject, which can contain up to 10 subsections. Without exception every aspiring or current aquarium owner will find the comprehensive information they are looking for.

Terrarium

A knowledge of their natural habits and biotopes is especially important with terrarium animals. You can find information about such basics as light, UV, heat and nutrition here. If you want to find out about setting up a terrarium, you are also at the right place here.

Pond

You don’t get a functioning, healthy pond by magic! Here you will learn all about a beautiful garden pond. Do not despair if problems occur. We will help you deal with diseased fish, unsuitable water parameters or algae problems. We even guarantee success.

Blog

JBL Indian Ocean Expedition: part 7 – the Seychelles

Yeah, I know. Under water only average sounds a bit spoiled. But compared to other regions of the Indian Ocean I’m afraid it’s true.

For more information

JBL Expedition Indian Ocean: part 6 - Mauritius, a jewel in the Indian Ocean

We had two days with three dives each to get a picture of the situation. The water was much cooler than at Nosy Be/Madagascar.

For more information

JBL Expedition Indian Ocean: part 5 - nocturnal search for frogs

The later the evening, the louder the croaking of the frogs. But what kind of frogs?

For more information

Workshops, trade fairs and promotions in December 2018

Aquarium technology, pond care or terrarium lighting: when is the next workshop taking place near you? What are the current trends?

For more information

JBL Indian Ocean Expedition: part 4 - searching for chameleons in the jungle

Our team wanted to obtain biotope data which would show them first hand how our well-known terrarium animals, such as the endemic chameleon species or the beautiful day geckos live.

For more information

Promotions

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.

Press

Snake farm advises JBL on Namibia expedition

Jürgen Hergert, who runs the snake farm in the Nordharz, was lucky to survive three deadly poisonous snake bites which resulted in cardiac arrest and all its associated complications. Milking poisonous snakes to produce serum is not without its dangers.