Thoughts on breeding young fish

This morning I came out to the fish room to find a tank full of mixed varieties spawning. Having just moved I am not really done setting up the fish room and this tank is just a temporary home for many fish, veils, ryukin, ranchu, fantails, and probably a few more randos. This is the … Read more

Green Water Rambling

By this point we all know “green water” is a good thing, or at least we know it is not necessarily a bad thing. Should you use green water? Like all things there is no easy yes/no answer, the answer is always “it depends”. I have not explored the color enhancing effects of green water … Read more

A Tosakin Tale

There are two aspects of goldfish keeping that fascinate me, science and culture. The science covers topics like genetics, diet, and water quality. The culture includes art, tradition, history and the lore surrounding goldfish and how they have survived for thousands of years. This story is about the latter and I would be doing the … Read more