We supply healthy, strong wild African Cichlids available for delivery or collection from Rugby in Warwickshire.
Rift Lake Cichlids UK Ltd is a fully licensed aquatic trader and a registered business that sells to the public from our dedicated facility. We are rated at a level of 5 stars by Warwickshire County Council, and hold relevant CEFAS import licenses and accreditation's. This translates to operating at the highest level achievable with regards to the welfare and husbandry standards of our livestock.
We are a business committed to the importation of Wild stock of the best variety and quality to the UK hobbyist. We have years of experience in the hobby importing, breeding, and rearing sizeable healthy Cichlids.
Wild Caught (WC) - Fish described as Wild Caught have been collected directly from a rift valley lake, either Malawi or Tanganyika and are shipped to us here in the UK.
When viewing fish there will be a set of numbers within the tittle. The first number corresponds to males, and the second, females. For example if you see 1:2, this mean for every three fish of that particular species purchased, you will receive 1 male and 2 females. If only 2 fish are purchased, you will receive 1 male and 1 female.
(1:1) 1 male to 1 female ratio
(1:2) 1 male to 2 female ratio
(1:3) 1 male to 3 female ratio
(4:8 Group) 4 males to 8 females
Captive Bred Foods
All our Wild cichlids are weaned onto 'Vitalis Cichlid Pellets' (Red or Green) and flake foods. This is available from our dry good section with free UK shipping. We highly recommend that our wild cichlids are continued to be reared on these foods as the contain a full spectrum diet that they require to stay healthy and free from disease.
Our trusted courier delivers on weekdays between Tuesday and Thursday before 12pm. We charge a shipping fee of £20 per box.
Collection of your online purchase can be made by prior arrangement from CV211TT.
All our stock is professionally packed, oxygenated and given a 40 hour heat pack.
The polystyrene box is clearly marked as carrying live fish.
We pride ourselves in the quality and robustness of our stock. However if any of your fish have perished during their journey we will offer a no quibble replacement.
All we ask is that you send us a short video of the affected fish.