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BIDKA - British and International Discus Keepers Association

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      Announcements relating to upcoming events, competitions or other things that effect the site.
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    2. One in One Hundred

      BIDKA Prize Draws
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      Latest: January draw DavidR, Jan 21, 2015 at 11:31 AM
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    3. Forum Feedback & Suggestions

      Any feedback related to the forum, good or bad and ideas
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    1. 5th British Discus Show

      The 5th British Discus Show - Doncaster 31 October 2015
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      Latest: Show Costs 2015 allan angus, Jan 24, 2015 at 9:21 AM
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    2. Previous British Discus Shows

      Previous discus show forums (now closed for posting).
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      Latest: More Show Videos dm.67, Jan 14, 2014
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    1. Basic Care and Husbandry

      How to look after your discus. Questions over water parameters, or how often to feed.
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      Latest: So gutted....power failure....family in tears GTR, Jan 25, 2015 at 11:36 PM
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    2. Breeding Discus

      Topics related to selecting breeders and how to breed discus.
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      Latest: f/h update jizzy, Jan 26, 2015 at 8:38 PM
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    3. Diet and Nutrition

      All topics related to feeding your discus. Types of food and nutritional value.
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      Latest: just discus dry food Procky, Jan 25, 2015 at 8:48 PM
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    4. Disease and Illness

      All questions related to Discus Health care and Illness can be addressed here.
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    5. Lets Talk Discus

      Anything DISCUS related that doesn't fit into one of the other categories
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    6. Tank mates for Discus

      Suitable additions to the discus tank
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    1. Wild Discus

      Pictures, articles and discussion of wild caught discus.
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      Latest: late Christmas prezzie to myself! Jock, Jan 10, 2015
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    2. Other Amazonian Wilds

      Other wild caught Amazonian fish like Angels and Plecs
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      Latest: Manacapuru Spawn JOHN .A, Jan 15, 2015
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    3. Planted & Display Tanks

      As the title says! Just to show there is more than one way to house our discus!
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      Latest: Ash's Breeding Tank illa, Jan 25, 2015 at 4:05 PM
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  1. Forum Sponsor's

    An area where our sponsors can advertise their stock and where members can see what theyhave available and ask them questions.
    1. BIDKA Sponsors Complete List

      The full list of current sponsors.
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      Latest: BIDKA Sponsors Complete List mike os, Nov 22, 2012
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    2. Devotedly Discus (Mark Evenden)

      www.devotedly-discus.co.uk Specialising in German Stendker Discus since 1993. Suppliers of HMA filters and all other fish accessories
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      Latest: DD HMA-C Nathan, Jan 15, 2015
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    3. ZM Fish Food & Fishroom Equipment (Rohan Mak)

      www.zmsystems.co.uk Suppliers of high quality fish food and fish room accessories. Brine shrimp hatchers and cysts to phytoplankton and granular food.
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      Latest: Winter shipping dates ZM Fish Food, Jan 2, 2015
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    4. DiscusFood.uk (Guy Rigby)

      Www.discusfood.uk.com Manufacturers and suppliers of Yorkshire Beefheart. Suppliers of Tony Tan discus.
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    5. Lai Aquatics International (David Lai)

      www.discusforthediscerning.com
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    6. California Blackworm Co.

      www.aquaticfoods.com Breeder of California Blackworms and seller of quality frozen foods
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    7. Northants Discus

      http://www.northantsdiscus.com Suppliers of Ricky Lim discus
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      Latest: Nice to see Procky, Dec 8, 2014
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    1. DIY Projects

      All Do it Yourself topics, from a sponge filter to a complete setup.
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      Latest: lighting for new tank Renegade2, Jan 16, 2015
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    2. Fish House

      Pics or plans of your Fish Room or Fish House?? This is the place
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      Latest: My New Fish House carl heaton, Jan 26, 2015 at 8:42 AM
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    3. Tanks and Equipment

      How does it work? Whats the best size? Ask technical questions on tanks, filters or any equipment related to housing your fish.
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      Latest: Planning new build Renegade2, Jan 26, 2015 at 11:04 PM
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    4. Product Reviews

      Request members views on a particular discus related product.
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    1. Discus Pics

      Pictures of the King of the Aquarium.
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      Latest: BIDKA member's aquariums Paul115, Jan 26, 2015 at 1:27 PM
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    2. Other Pics

      Any other fun pics
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    3. Photo Competitions

      Photo Competition entries and results
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    4. Photographic Howto's, advice, tips and reference

      Tips and tricks of taking photos, equipment recommendations and reference material
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    1. General Off Topic Chat

      Any NON discus related discussion and fun
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    2. What's On

      Other fish shows, events or clubs. Any activity that our members may be interested in.
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    3. Our Community

      Introduce yourself and say hello to our members! Find out about other hobbyists near to you!
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      Latest: Just cannot keep away JohnnyDiscus, Jan 25, 2015 at 10:40 PM
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    4. Classifieds

      Post all your items you wish to sell, swap or buy here. No commercial sales.
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      Latest: Young discus wanted in blackburn TURKISHPAT, Jan 26, 2015 at 4:26 PM
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    5. Wanted

      Post items wanted here
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      Latest: Tank Mates - Super Red Bristlenose DiscusDirect, Jan 24, 2015 at 12:29 AM
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