The Goldfish Blog

Welcome to The Goldfish Blog that keeps you up to date about new and updated web pages that make up the About Goldfish Website.

To subscribe to The Goldfish Blog, (no e-mail address necessary), RIGHT-click on any of the orange RSS buttons and then click on Copy Shortcut. Paste the URL of the RSS feed into your blog reader.

If you use one of the Google, My Yahoo, My MSN or Feedly readers click on the button and follow their instructions.

If you are not sure how RSS and subscribing works, please read What's an RSS Feed? You will wonder how you ever survived without RSS.

Returning Goldfish to Pond

I have a 6 pond goldfish who developed clouding of the eyes. She did not improve with pond treatment so was brought indoors to a hospital tank. I've

Continue reading "Returning Goldfish to Pond"

What Size External Filter Do I Need?

I have a 130 litre tank and two goldfish, one is almost the size of my palm and the other a bit smaller. I brought a new tank and it has been running for

Continue reading "What Size External Filter Do I Need?"

How Big do Goldfish Fry Have to be in Order to go in to the Tank with the Adults?

I have goldfish fry that are still small but close to a year old and would like to know how big they have to be in order to go back into the tank with

Continue reading "How Big do Goldfish Fry Have to be in Order to go in to the Tank with the Adults? "

"Pregnant" female

How long will the female keep her eggs until she releases them? In e last 3 weeks, I have noticed one of my female is huge,she has been eating and swimming

Continue reading ""Pregnant" female"

Goldfish Aquarium Designs and Construction Materials

A goldfish aquarium can be glass or acrylic, with any number of designs and sizes. Learn which one is best for your requirements.

Continue reading "Goldfish Aquarium Designs and Construction Materials"

Goldfish Aquarium Setup Basics

A goldfish aquarium setup that has been done correctly will lower how much maintenance it will need. Light sources can be your best friend or worst enemy.

Continue reading "Goldfish Aquarium Setup Basics"

Goldfish Ich Disease (Ick) Treatment

Ich disease or white spot is one of the easier Goldfish diseases to diagnose and cure. It is caused by a protozoan parasite that penetrates the skin surface. Goldfish can carry the parasite in the gills without displaying any external symptoms.

Continue reading "Goldfish Ich Disease (Ick) Treatment"

Red Moor Goldfish

A telescopic eyed Red Moor Goldfish is often a Black Moor that has changed color. Moors can be metallic, calico or matt scaled. Because of their shortsightedness, they shouldn't be kept with normal eyed varieties.

Continue reading "Red Moor Goldfish"

Black Moor Goldfish

The telescopic-eyed Black Moor Goldfish was once the only solid black colored variety. Black Moor that show a bronziness in the lower body area will likely change color later in life to orange/red. They shouldn't be kept with normal eyed varieties.

Continue reading "Black Moor Goldfish"

Goldfish Age

What age are goldfish when sold at about 3inchs long? Grant's Reply Hi Pat When giving a Goldfish's size, you need to quantify it a little further by

Continue reading "Goldfish Age"