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Black Butterfly Beauties

Black Butterfly Beauties

Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8nrfm8nEcA Here are my four black butterfly telescope goldfish in their 75 gallon aquarium. The three big ones (Loki, Lana, and Mordecai) are from Dandy Orandas and the little guy (Poe) was bred by me from red/white butterfly telescope parents. These fish spawned for me a few days ago, so I now have…
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New Breeder Fish Arrive from Dandy Orandas

New Breeder Fish Arrive from Dandy Orandas

As you will probably remember, about a month ago I had the unique privilege of traveling to Dandy Orandas in Michigan to visit, show you guys a video tour of the facility, and even hand-pick my own fish in person! Well, the day we’ve been waiting for has finally arrived… the fish I hand-picked are…
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Let’s Talk Goldfish with Ken Fischer of Dandy Orandas

Let’s Talk Goldfish with Ken Fischer of Dandy Orandas

Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wko6hLTbaJY Visiting Dandy Orandas in Michigan was an amazing experience. While I was there, I wanted to take some time to introduce you to the man behind the magic; none other than Ken Fischer, the sole owner/operator of Dandy Orandas. Ken has been doing the goldfish thing for many years and has built…
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Solid Gold Visits Dandy Orandas

Solid Gold Visits Dandy Orandas

Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f8dDc9Q1yAU I took a weekend trip to Michigan to show you guys a little tour of the Dandy Orandas fish room!  It was like I died and went to goldfish heaven!  There were about 1,500 goldfish on site; broadtail ryukins, ranchus, orandas, pearlscales, bubble eyes, butterflies, shubunkins, black comets, tosakin, and so much…
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Calico & Black Butterflies Galore!

Calico & Black Butterflies Galore!

My new group of goldfish from Dandy Orandas have been here for exactly two weeks now and they seem to be getting more comfortable in their new home. If you didn’t see the unboxing video, you’re really missing out! Watch it here → EPIC Dandy Orandas Live Goldfish Unboxing It’s been a while since I’ve…
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New Fish & EPIC Dandy Orandas Unboxing!

New Fish & EPIC Dandy Orandas Unboxing!

Looking back on past videos I have done, it seems that I always get new goldfish in the fall.  I don’t know why, but there it is!  Three years ago, in 2012, I got Luca who is currently my oldest goldfish.  Click here to watch Luca’s unboxing video.  Two years ago, in 2013, I got…
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Solid Gold Butterflies

Solid Gold Butterflies

After selling almost all of my butterfly telescope fry (who actually aren’t fry anymore!) that I’ve been painstakingly raising for the past 6 months, I’m feeling a little bit of the “empty nester syndrome” setting in.  It’s the perfect time to take stock of the fish that I still have and show them some love! …
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75 Gallons of Solid Gold

75 Gallons of Solid Gold

Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1OR367NrpkU Clyde and Sophie are losing their black color at a faster rate every day!  Soon Sophie will no longer be a tri-color and Clyde will no longer be a panda… they’ll both be red/white.  It’s looking like Sophie will be mostly red with a white face and a little red spot on…
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