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At Avonturia de Vogelkelder you will always find an extensive selection of fish, including veiltail fish, puffer fish, angelfish and discus fish. Our store in The Hague offers a variety of species for lovers of these fascinating aquarium animals. Ranging from colorful dwarf shrimp to useful fan hand shrimp, there is something for everyone. However, keeping fish requires specific considerations depending on the species. Creating a suitable living environment is essential and must be tailored to the needs.

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What are Fish?

These are aquatic animals with a streamlined body and fins that allow them to swim smoothly through the water. They can inhabit all kinds of water such as rivers, lakes, seas and oceans. What's cool is that they don't have warm blood, so their body temperature changes with the ambient temperature.

They are mega important in the natural world because they are part of the food chain. Some fish eat small animals, while others are eaten by larger species or predators, such as sharks! Often they are also kept as pets in special aquariums, so we can admire those beautiful colorful fish up close.

So, they are really fascinating creatures that come in all sorts of shapes, sizes and colors. They are essential to nature and make our underwater world more fascinating.

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Different types of fish

There are so many different types of fish around the world, and each has its own unique characteristics. Here are some notable examples of different types of fish:

  1. Veiltailfish: These fish are known for their elegant, long tailfins that resemble a veil. They are popular as pets because of their graceful appearance.
  2. Pufferfish: These funny fish have a unique ability – they can inflate themselves like a ball when they feel threatened, making them look like little spiky balloons.
  3. Angelfish: These fish have a flat, round body that resembles a moon. They swim in a vertical manner and have a fascinating appearance.
  4. Discus Fish: These fish have a round, disc-shaped body shape and are known for their beautiful color patterns. They are loved by aquarium enthusiasts for their vibrant appearance.
  5. Dwarf Shrimp: These small, colorful shrimp are great for aquariums. They come in a variety of colors and are active and interesting additions to an aquarium.
  6. Clownfish: These cute little fish were made famous by the movie “Finding Nemo.” They live in symbiosis with sea anemones and have vibrant colors.
  7. Swordtails: These tropical fish are known for the male with the elongated, sword-shaped tail fin.

This is just a small selection of the many types of fish out there. Each type of fish has its own specific characteristics, habitat and behavior, making the world of fish extremely fascinating for nature lovers.

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Keeping fish

Keeping fish as pets can be a fascinating and rewarding experience, but it requires care and attention to ensure their well-being. First of all, you need to set up a suitable aquarium. Consider the size of the aquarium, the water quality and the type of fish you want to keep. Provide a good filtration system to keep the water clean. Provide a suitable diet, some fish are omnivorous while others require specific diets. Keep the water temperature stable and provide good aeration to keep enough oxygen in the water. Regular water changes and water quality testing are important to ensure the health of the fish. Observe your fish to spot signs of illness or stress. If problems arise, consult a veterinarian or aquarium expert on our fish world. Keeping fish requires patience, dedication and knowledge of their needs.

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The fish world

Our aquarium department is a paradise for fish lovers, where you can discover and admire different species. In this department you will find a wide variety of fish species, from colorful tropical species to intriguing pufferfish, veiltailfish, angelfish, discusfish and much more. The range offers choices for beginners to experienced aquarists. In addition to the different species, our fish world also offers everything you need to set up and maintain a healthy and lively aquarium. You can go there for advice on choosing the right fish species, nutrition, water quality and aquarium design.

Avonturia de Vogelkelder thus offers a unique experience for anyone interested in the wonderful world of fishing. Whether you are a novice fish lover or have had an aquarium for years, this place is sure to enchant you with its extensive fish world and knowledgeable staff.


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