Archive for February, 2008

Build the Perfect Goldfish Pond

Thursday, February 28th, 2008

The idea of a crystal clear goldfish pond, with birds and butterflies flitting about, and the gentle, rhythmic, therapeutic sound of babbling water soothing your mood can be very tempting. The idea of a green, smelly hole full of algae, dead leaves and dead goldfish can be equally off-putting.


10 Goldfish Facts

Thursday, February 21st, 2008
  1. The collective noun for goldfish is “troubling”. (more…)

Goldfish Euthanasia

Monday, February 18th, 2008

First of all, let’s make it perfectly clear that goldfish feel pain, and they remember it. They have a memory considerably longer than 3 seconds and are capable of complex behaviour.

So if a goldfish is suffering from an illness that cannot be cured or even treated, what is the best way of ending its suffering?