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Cataclysm Catfish Convention (WI)

September 22, 2017 - September 24, 2017

Julian Dignal – owner of Planet Catfish and world traveler. Julian will most likely be talking about oddball catfish and a travel log
Eric Bodrock – easily on of the world’s authorities on breeding fish in general, and especially Corydoras catfish
Jeremy Basch – quickly becoming a world authority on spawning oddball catfish, especially wood cats. Jeremy was the first to spawn the jaguar catfish, Liasomadoras oncinus
Charles Meuller – a newcomer to the speaker ranks. Charles specializes in breedeing the challenging lip-brooding species such as Pseudohemiodon and Planiloricara, as well as the very challenging Pseudacanthicus plecos.

Rare Catfish Auction: In 2015 we had 87 lots of different uncommon to exceedingly rare catfish in our rare catfish auction, and we intend to hit 100 bags in 2017! The rare fish auctions take place between speakers on Saturday.

Hospitality Suite!

Banquet: Yes… were are adding a Saturday evening banquet and speaker to the program in 2017

Sunday Auction: The Sunday auctions will be an all-species fish and plant event, not just catfish!

Raffles/Silent Auctions: We will again have a wide array of supplies and equipment for auction and raffle, including some tank and stand combos.

Vendors: We have doubled the amount of space we can provide to vendors, and will do our best to fill that space. Room sales are also encouraged.


Madison Area Aquatic Hobbyists


Crowne Plaza – Madision
4402 E Washington Ave
Madison, WI 53704 United States
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