Secrets revealed in Dr Loh’s Fish Vetting Series.

There are no secrets in the treatment of fish diseases as seen in Dr Loh’s new YouTube channel < >.

You can learn more about how it is done with his practical manuals and instructional videos, available from his website (use your desktop computer).

This series of publications has helped promote fish health and welfare globally:

• Fish Vetting Essentials” (book)

• “Fish Vetting Medicines – Formulary of Fish Treatments” (book)

• “Fish Vetting Techniques & Practical Tips” (DVD).

Get your copies today and begin fish vetting with confidence.

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About the author:

As “The Fish Vet”, Dr Richmond Loh and his team across Australia provide veterinary, and
pathology services for a range of clients including pet fish, display aquaria, retailers and fish farmers.
He has been admitted to the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists by
examinations in the subjects of Pathobiology, and Aquatic Animal Health. He is a Certified Aquatic
Veterinarian and has been awarded the George Alexander International Fellowship by the
International Specialised Skills Institute.

Pertinent Posts:

• President of the World Aquatic Veterinary Medical Association (WAVMA, 2014)

• Secretary for the Aquatic Animal Health Chapter of the Australian and New Zealand College
of Veterinary Scientists (ANZCVS, 2015)

• Senior Adjunct Lecturer at Murdoch University

• WAVMA Webinar co-ordinator/moderator (2013 to

The Fish Vet’s Services

The Fish Vet offers a comprehensive aquatic veterinary services in a range of locations across Australia. Our aquatic veterinarians are based in Perth (WA), Brunswick (Victoria), Sydney/Gosford (NSW) and Duffy (ACT). Our aquatic specialists are based in Townsville (Queensland) and in Singapore.


The Fish Vet, a one-stop-shop: there is no duplication of work, and no loss of time or information between management and consultant.

Services offered through The Fish Vet include:

  • Diagnosis and treatment for diseases
  • Management advice
  • Health certification
  • Supply of veterinary resources
  • Education and research

We service the following sectors:

  • Pet ornamentals (e.g. home aquariums, pond, aquaponics)
  • Display aquaria (e.g. public aquariums and zoos)
  • Commercial ornamentals (e.g. ornamental fish farms, retailers, wholesalers, exporters)
  • Education (e.g. universities, researchers, hobby groups)

DOWNLOAD OUR SERVICES MANUAL –> TFV Services and Fees 2018-19

Fish Jokes for Monday-itis: whale of a time

Q: Why are some whales called sperm whales?

A: Because seamen named them.

With thanks to DB.

Have a FINtastic week! R <+>{

Resuming fish vet services in Sydney

We would like to acquaint you with our newest recruit, based in Earlwood, NSW.

Dr Hirakis is our Sydney fish vet.

She has worked in both rural mixed and small animal veterinary practice. She has a passion for elasmobranchs and marine systems and is currently working towards her aquatic animal veterinarian certification.

Yours sincerely,

Dr Richmond Loh 
DipProjMgt, BSc, BVMS, MPhil (Pathology), MANZCVS (Aquatics& Pathobiology), CertAqV, Fellow WAVMA.

Aquatic Veterinarian & Veterinary Pathologist. 

Aquatic Veterinary Medical & Diagnostic Services.
Locations: Perth | Sydney | Melbourne | Canberra | Townsville | Singapore | London (UK)
Ph: +61 421 822 383
Mail: PO Box 5164, East Victoria Park, WA 6981, Australia.

The Fish Vet, as The Fish Doctor, is helping connect fish owners with veterinarians.

We’re very excited that our videos are helping connect fish owners, with veterinarians around the world.

We’ve been able to help a gentleman in Slovenia with his pet goldfish get an operation for removing a tumorous eye.

His veterinarian will be using our video tutorials published at

All this, because at The Fish Doctor’s, we know,

a fish is not just a fish.

Webinars on Sustainable Ornamental Fisheries Way Forward

15-17 October, 2020

Ornamental fisheries contribute significantly to aquarium hobby, health and well being of individuals, livelihood of communities, national income and foreign exchange earnings.

The International Webinar ‘SOFI-WAY FORWARD’, focus on potential avenues in ornamental fisheries to provide right perspective towards sustainable ornamental fisheries.

An excellent line up of International experts in ornamental fisheries will address the webinar SOFI.

 “The way forward to Sustainable ornamental fisheries” is the focal theme of SOFI.

Find out more and register at –

ABC’s Rhianna Patrick broadcasting live interview with The Fish Vet, Dr Richmond Loh, on national radio.

Sunday 12th July (today), 5pm AWST (Perth time, +8 GMT) or 7pm AEST (Sydney time).

How to listen?
Tune into the show on the ABC Listen App, on a digital radio, online, or on channel 25 on your TV –

The whole episode is at –