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Solid Gold on Tank Talk Podcast with KG Tropicals

Solid Gold on Tank Talk Podcast with KG Tropicals

John Hudson and his wife, Lisa, sell fish and also have a YouTube channel you may have heard of called KG Tropicals. We’ve long been supporters of each other’s work, but this is the first time we’ve gotten together and actually collaborated on something, and it was a blast! John invited me to be a…
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Fish Room Update | Tank Talk

Fish Room Update | Tank Talk

Come check out what’s new in my fish room!  My second batch of ghost bristol fry are growing nicely and my butterflies finally spawned.  This gives me the chance try my hand at raising and grooming butterflies from an early age to bring out their best potential.   Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VZus-l5wf64&feature=youtu.be





Tank Talk | I’m Getting New Fish!

Tank Talk | I’m Getting New Fish!

My shipment of Dandy Orandas butterflies should be here tomorrow!  I’m so excited, but also nervous.  I hope nothing goes wrong during shipping; I seem to have terrible luck when it comes to receiving shipped fish.  But DO is usually really good about their packing and shipping, so it should be fine…  Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RoccFjERFuU



Tank Talk | Upper Midwest Koi Show 2013

Tank Talk | Upper Midwest Koi Show 2013

Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=awlGwQggFlA Over the weekend I made the long drive from Northern Minnesota down to Minneapolis to attend the Upper Midwest Koi Show.  The last time I went to this show was back in 2010, and Southwest Koi and Goldfish (a vendor from Chicago) was there selling fish.  I called them a couple months…
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Tank Talk | New Fish Room!

Tank Talk | New Fish Room!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L73WP3DVrio Over the past couple of weeks I’ve been working on setting up a little basement fish room, with the goal of one day breeding show quality butterfly telescopes!  You might remember this previous post about the 60 gallon Laguna tub I picked up from the local fish store.  Well, this week I picked up…
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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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