ryukin goldfish

Our Full Guide to Caring for Ryukin Goldfish

Ryukin goldfish are an unusual variety of fancy goldfish from Japan. These gorgeous fish are beginner-friendly and can live in an indoor fish tank or outside in your garden pond. To learn more about the origins of these delightful, egg-shaped goldfish, including how to care for and breed them, keep reading! Ryukin Goldfish – At … Read more

can goldfish live alone

Can Goldfish Live Alone? We Take a Deep Dive and Find Out

When I was a young boy, one of my first encounters with pet fish was with my neighbors who kept two goldfish. I can vividly remember the day when they told me, remorsefully, that one of the goldfish had died, and a week later, the remaining one had died of ‘loneliness’. Dying of loneliness. How … Read more

Types Of Goldfish

Types Of Goldfish: Single And Double-Tailed

Although correct information about fancy goldfish is only just starting to replace popular misconceptions, there is still a lot of confusion when it comes to goldfish identification and tank requirements. Many beginners still think goldfish can be kept in bowls (which is not the case) and are frequently mislabeled in stores. Because of this, new goldfish … Read more

Ranchu Goldfish

Ranchu Goldfish: Distinctive and Iconic Aquarium Fish

If you’re in the market for a fancy goldfish, you may be considering a Ranchu goldfish. With their swollen heads and short bodies, Ranchu’s are one of the most iconic fancy goldfish varieties. But Ranchu goldfish are also lacking a dorsal fin, causing some animal rights advocates to suggest the breed should be outlawed. Let’s … Read more

goldfish breeding

Goldfish Breeding: The Secrets Each Aquarist Should Know!

Breeding is one of the most advanced parts of fish-keeping, so if you’re here – congratulations! We’re pleased that you joined us on your fish-keeping journey and we can’t wait to tell you everything we know about goldfish breeding. Is It Easy To Breed Goldfish? Yes and no. While breeding goldfish in a goldfish pond … Read more

Can Goldfish Eat Tropical Fish Food

Can Goldfish Eat Tropical Fish Food? – Our Handy Guide

If you’re keeping both goldfish and tropical fish, you might be wondering – can I skip buying two kinds of food for my fish, and just feed my goldfish the tropical fish food? The answer is that tropical fish food is often not so different from goldfish food and can occasionally be used as a … Read more

how many goldfish in a 40 gallon tank

How Many Goldfish Can Be Kept in a 40-Gallon Tank?

The humble goldfish has been one of the most popular aquatic pets in the world for many years. There are around 200 varieties of these beautiful fish to choose from. They’re relatively low-maintenance, and they can live in an aquarium or an outdoor fish pond. However, there’s one question that’s asked by many beginners who … Read more

Goldfish Skin Peeling

Goldfish Skin Peeling: Understanding Causes and Solutions

A healthy goldfish shouldn’t lose its scales or skin. So you know that if your pet’s appearance changes and he begins losing scales, turning white, or his skin starts peeling off, there’s a serious problem. Peeling skin and lost goldfish scales can be caused by several things, including bacterial infections, poor water quality, low levels … Read more

How Long Can Goldfish Live

How Long Can a Goldfish Live? Everything You Need To Know

Did you just buy a goldfish? Or are you thinking about adding one to your home aquarium? Congratulations! Goldfish make great pets. They’re beautiful, peaceful, and relatively easy to care for. So how long can a goldfish live, on average? The answer isn’t as simple as you might think. It depends on several factors, from … Read more

How Many Goldfish in a 10 Gallon Tank

How Many Goldfish Fit in a 10-Gallon Tank? The Cruel Debate

Is it cruel to keep goldfish in a 10-gallon tank? How many goldfish can you put in a 10-gallon tank? Some people believe keeping goldfish in a 10-gallon tank is cruel. They argue that goldfish are social creatures and must be kept in groups. Also, they argue that goldfish need a lot of space to … Read more

Goldfish Not Eating

Is Your Goldfish Not Eating? Read On To Find Out Why

Goldfish are normally one of the greediest of all pet fish, so it’ll always be concerning if they completely refuse to eat. A lack of appetite in your goldfish is a classic tell-tale sign of a serious problem in your tank environment or your goldfish’s health that’ll need correcting as soon as possible. In many … Read more

Goldfish Warts

Goldfish Warts – What Causes Them and How To Treat Them

So you’ve seen some lumps or bumps growing on your goldfish and are worried about their health. The good news is that most wart-like growths on goldfish are completely benign cutaneous tumors that won’t affect your pet fish’s health. What Are the Lumps on My Goldfish? The lumps and bumps on your goldfish are very … Read more

Goldfish Septicemia

Goldfish Septicemia – What Causes It, How Do You Treat It?

Goldfish are pretty hardy creatures that are resistant to many of the more common fish diseases. However, like all fish species, goldfish can be vulnerable to a secondary infection called Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia. So, what is septicemia? Is the infection fatal to goldfish? And how can septicemia in goldfish be prevented? Keep reading to find … Read more

Can Goldfish Eat Bloodworms

Can Goldfish Eat Bloodworms? Read Our Article To Find Out!

Goldfish will thrive and grow well if they are fed a nutritious, high-quality, balanced diet. So, what do goldfish like to eat? Are goldfish carnivores? And can goldfish eat bloodworms? Well, goldfish are omnivores that enjoy a varied diet that can include bloodworms and other similar foods. Read this guide to learn everything you need … Read more