Archive for August, 2008

A Closer Look at Tail and Fin Rot – Part 2 (Treatment)

Monday, August 25th, 2008

As explained in “A Closer Look at Tail and Fin Rot – Part 1 (Symptoms & Causes),” tail and fin rot is a symptom of a serious bacterial infection.  Understanding that basic point is key to understanding the reasons behind the treatment.


A Closer Look at Tail and Fin Rot – Part 1 (Symptoms & Causes)

Monday, August 18th, 2008

Tail and fin rot is is an easily recognizable, and very common fish disease.  It occurs in aquariums, ponds, fish farms and the wild – both in rivers and in oceans.


Goldfish Colouring Explained

Monday, August 11th, 2008

Although terms like red self-coloured metallic can appear almost meaningless, the system of goldfish colouring is not nearly as complicated as if first appears.


3 Things That Should Never Happen to a Goldfish

Sunday, August 3rd, 2008

1. Made to live in a bowl

Almost everybody knows it, but plenty of people do it.  Goldfish that live in a bowl do not get enough oxygen, are exposed to disease, and usually die young.  If they are unlucky enough to survive into adulthood, they will be too big for the bowl and suffer from deformities.  It is cruel.  Don’t do it.