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Two weeks ago I published a video of my new baby goldfish (which are called “fry”) when they were just 1 week old. Since then I’ve been collecting footage of them and in this video, you’ll get to see them at 2 weeks old and 4 weeks old. They’ve grown so much! You can now […]

It happened! After more than a year, I finally have a new batch ¬†of goldfish fry to raise and groom to perfection. These red and white butterfly telescope goldfish fry are from Lincoln, a female butterfly telescope goldfish that I bred a few years ago. Come hang out with me around the fish room while […]

My butterfly fry are now just over two months old, and there are 57 left at this time.  They’re starting to look very nice and I’m excited to see how they’ll look at 6 months when we’ll be able to see their adult form and colors.  For those wondering; yes, I do plan on selling […]

Here are some closeup shots of one of the best butterfly telescope fry.  The group is 11 weeks old today, and at this stage you can clearly see all fins, fin rays, and scales.  You can also see the telescope eyes starting to protrude ever so slightly.  This fry is not quite perfect because there […]

The butterfly fry are 10 weeks old now and doing well.  I can start to see the telescope eyes popping out just a little bit.  For the past few weeks I’ve been thinking about moving the fry into the 60 gallon tub so they can have some more space, and to free up the 40 […]

Remember that blog post from February in which I was complaining about having to cull so many of my butterfly fry so early on?  Well after that, I ended up counting them all and I still had almost 200 fry left!  Needless to say, it made me feel much better about how things were going.  […]