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Hey guys! The major construction is preeetty much finished on my fish room rebuild project and I‚Äôm wrapping up all the important details before the aquarium and terrarium racks start arriving from Custom Aquariums, who is graciously contributing to this project by providing all the aquariums. Once again, I want to thank every one of […]

The widespread problem with dropsy in my goldfish has reared its ugly head again. I thought the issue was resolved, but something appears to still be affecting the fish. This time I’ve sought the help of aquatic veterinarians at the University of Florida Fish Disease Diagnostic Lab… one way or another we have to get […]

My new Black Phantom Tetras and Albino Longfin Bristlenose Plecos have been in quarantine for 6 weeks and have shown no signs of disease, so it’s time to introduce them into the 90 gallon discus tank! Watch as I do one last “scrape and scope” on the new fish to make sure they have no […]

I realized that you guys haven’t had an update on my new discus in three months… can that possibly be right?! WOW, time flies! In this video, you’ll find out how I overcame their initial shyness, what changes I have made to the tank, what their favorite food is, and what new fish I have […]

This is the final video in a series of updates to bring you up to speed about the goldfish I have in my fish room. This week’s update has been highly requested ever since I started this series! We’re focusing on my group of broadtail moors that live in one of my 90 gallon Intex […]

Nope! Feeding your goldfish peas will (probably) not cure its swim bladder disease. Why? Watch until the end for my debunking of the myth that feeding your goldfish peas will automatically cure swim bladder problems. I also have a sad update to share with you guys about my spectacularly color-morphing goldfish, Gandalf (who is being […]

You guys have been itching to see an update on my watonai goldfish for weeks… shame on me for making you wait so long! ūüôā¬† Watonai are an older variety of goldfish that are rarely seen anymore. They’re well suited to ponds with their streamlined bodies and beautiful flowing tails. The watonai was originally developed […]

Today’s update video on my goldfish¬†features the “keepers” from my most recent batch of goldfish babies that I bred. I had two groups of babies that were spawned almost a year ago. The first was a group spawn from my red and white butterfly telescopes with Sophie being the mother. I¬†don’t know¬†which of my males […]

Here it is! The fourth in a series of video updates about the goldfish I have in my fish room, this week’s video focuses on my group of five female butterfly telescope goldfish that live in one of my 90 gallon Intex wading pools in my fish room. At about 3.5 years old, Sophie is […]

This week I’m continuing the series of update videos about all the goldfish in my fish room with a video about my lovely little group of four jikins. The jikin goldfish is a Japanese goldfish variety that is considered quite rare. Their most defining feature is their tail fin, which has been described as a […]