The Fishroom Diaries-Culling fry (part 2)

In my last post, I reviewed the reasons and general methods for culling fry, and as a follow up post, I want to raise some important considerations about fry density, and best culling practices under different circumstances. Certain, breeds or types offer the advantage of having distinctive traits that can be selected for at a very … Read more

Join – The Goldfish Council

[ad_1] TGC Breeder’s Auction – Official Launch The Goldfish Council is proud to announce the official launch of the TGC Breeder’s Auction. The TGC Breeder’s Auction is a new online goldfish marketplace for trusted domestic breeders to be able to sell their goldfish to fellow hobbyists. The auction is launching in 2017 with the first … Read more

Blog 2016 – 7: Food, Floating, Fry, and Future by Gary Hater

Fresh protein and vegetables must be better than canned materials. Today we discuss fresh turnip Greens, above are typically available all year round and they are loaded with fiber, Vitamins A, C, and K. If you google the nutrients you will be surprised and pleased. Turnip greens are easy to grow, but you can get a … Read more

The Goldfish Council

[ad_1] The Goldfish Council Today is a banner day for The Goldfish Council! We are proud to announce we have added our first Canadian blogger and episode by my long time friend Ted Tai (top left on the banner page). Ted has been breeding and keeping goldfish most of his life with his cousin Billy … Read more

The Fishroom Diaries-Culling fry

December 16th, 2016 By Rob Crosby In this episode, I would like to discuss the reasons and early criteria for culling baby goldfish.  First off, it is important to realize that the fanciest goldfish varieties are not so easy to produce in great quantities, simply because the characteristic trait combinations will only occur in a … Read more

Blog 2016 – 6: Food, Floating, Fry, and Future by Gary Hater

Variations in the gel food recipe Once you have the basic gel food recipe and procedure down, you must try and test the flexibility of the recipe. Over the decades of making this I have found out a lot of interesting stuff about what works and what is not worth the time and ingredients. My … Read more

Canadian Eh?

Welcome! Over the years, I have kept and bred many breeds and colours of goldfish. My two favourite breeds are tosakin and crown pearlscale goldfish. I have lived in the Greater Toronto Area (Toronto, Guelph, Mississauga, Burlington), as well as in Ottawa and Calgary. Over the years, I have been fortunate to have travelled extensively … Read more

The Goldfish Council™ is proud to announce the official launch of the TGC Breede…

[ad_1] The Goldfish Council™ is proud to announce the official launch of the TGC Breeder’s Auction™. The TGC Breeder’s Auction is a new online goldfish marketplace for trusted domestic breeders to be able to sell their goldfish to fellow hobbyists. The auction is launching in 2017 with the first auction scheduled to open January 2nd … Read more