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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.

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ProPond® / NEO Index®

Feed your animals all year round with the natural, balanced JBL PROPOND fish food, and keep them healthy and active long-term. All the PROPOND products in this 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

Under ”Themeworld/Terrarium” you’ll find tips & ideas for the start and for the care of a natural habitat with turtles, tortoises, lizards or amphibians.

Pond

You don’t get a functioning, healthy and algae-free pond by magic! In “Themeworld” you will learn all about beautiful garden ponds and how to care for beautiful fish.

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Professional Japanese Breeders Reveal their Secrets (Part 2)

If you visit the well-known koi breeders in the mountains of Niigata Prefecture, you will see the flags of some famous food manufacturers waving in their farms. Think of how much food a koi farm needs!

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Video: Food Wafers for all Herbivorous Sucker Catfish in the Aquarium

Feeding fish is fun. JBL NovoPleco wafers are very hard, so the sucker catfish have to really scrape on them - just like they do in the wild!

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Professional Japanese Breeders Reveal their Secrets (Part 1):

The well-known kujaku breeder Yasuaki Kaneko’s father started koi breeding because a customer couldn’t pay cash for his car repair and brought him five koi as a salary. He learned diligently from the other koi breeders in the Ojiya area and became better and better.

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Video: Test Case for Precise Analysis of Aquarium Water

When was the last time you tested your aquarium water? The JBL PROAQUATEST LAB case contains all the important tests for your aquarium water.

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Water Temperature Problems in the Pond

Most pond owners only know of two problems related to water temperatures. In winter it gets so cold that the pond freezes over and in summer the water becomes so warm that the fish come gasping to the surface.

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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.

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