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Update on Luca, Felix, and Clover

Update on Luca, Felix, and Clover

My new ghost bristols have been getting all the attention lately, so I thought I’d take some time to do a nice video and photos of the trio: Luca, Felix, and Clover!  Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PasKSotoBRI Here is the 55 gallon tank in the basement fish room that they’re now living in. Here’s a little chart…
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Dandy Orandas Giveaway from Solid Gold!

Dandy Orandas Giveaway from Solid Gold!

I’m very excited to be giving away two DANDY ORANDAS gift certificates worth $50 each!  Thank you to Ken Fischer of Dandy Orandas, for generously supplying these awesome prizes!  Please see the video and rules below for more information.  Dandy Orandas  Dandy Orandas Facebook  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1P3W4Fvrpcg RULES AND HOW TO ENTER: -Must be subscribed to my…
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Dandy Orandas Giveaway Announcement!

Dandy Orandas Giveaway Announcement!

My next giveaway will be starting on Monday, July 22nd and features two $50 gift certificates to Dandy Orandas!  Look for the video on Monday which will explain all the details.  🙂 More visit site This includes nitroglycerin, isosorbide dinitrate, more info here, as the magazine put it, given that Pfizer scientists discovered the drug….
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Tank Talk | Veterinary Fishes

Tank Talk | Veterinary Fishes

You might remember this past blog post detailing the fish I helped out at a local veterinary clinic.  Well, I just got news that they upgraded their tank from a 10 gallon to a 29 gallon and added another fish (after quarantine), so I thought I’d stop by to get some photos and video!  Betsy…
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4th of July Goldfish Tank!

4th of July Goldfish Tank!

People are always asking me when I’m going to do another holiday themed tank, so… here you go!  I thought my fish ought to celebrate the Fourth of July with me.  They always seem to get so excited when the decor changes.  In The Making Video! Finished Tank Video! Photos! Taking Viagra with a nitrate…
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Easy DIY Spawning Mops

Easy DIY Spawning Mops

When goldfish breed, the male fish drives the female into soft plants so that when the eggs are laid, they get stuck in the plants and they can develop safely.  Rather than using live plants all the time, many breeders simulate plants by making what are called spawning mops.  These are handy because they can…
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Photo Update

Photo Update

After a nice 95% water change last night, I took some photos of the fishies!  Here’s the 75 gallon tank (85 gallon capacity with sump).  Clover (male red/white ryukin) Luca (male white butterfly telescope) Felix (male red/white butterfly telescope) Now for a little update about them… Clover has been an occasional bottom sitter for a…
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Beginner Mistakes to Avoid | Dos and Don’ts

Beginner Mistakes to Avoid | Dos and Don’ts

Do plenty of research before buying anyfish!  This will help you avoid many beginner mistakes and allow you toprovide a much better living situation for your new pets.  For instance, most people don’t realize the tank has to go through a roughly 1 month-long fishless nitrogen cycling process, in which you add pure ammonia, for…
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Subscriber Giveaway!

Subscriber Giveaway!

Hey guys it’s time again for another giveaway!  My YouTube channel recently surpassed 1,000 subscribers, which I am so thankful to all of you guys for.  So as my way of saying thank you, please enjoy this new product giveaway!  Items up for grabs are… “Fancy Goldfish: A Complete Guide to Care and Collecting” by…
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Changes in the Goldfish Tank

Changes in the Goldfish Tank

I’ve been wanting to try CaribSea Tahitian Moon Sand in my tank for a long time now, and finally made the leap today!  The fish seem really excited about their new scenery, especially the butterflies!  They keep going around grabbing mouthfuls of sand and chewing on it.  I’m getting new tank lights soon, so I’ll…
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