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It may quite literally drink like a fish, but one goldfish failed to loosen up until it was treated by a vet for constipation.
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Keeping outside summer ponds clear of mosquito larva, clear and active does not take harmful chemicals.
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Your children might not be able to tell the difference between different pieces of classical music, but your pet goldfish can, according to researchers from Keio University in Japan.
Researchers report that giant goldfish, some growing to a length of 18 inches, have infested the waters of Lake Tahoe and are threatening the delicate ecosystem of the lake.
Caroline DeLong, an assistant professor of psychology at Rochester Institute of Technology, is researching object discrimination in goldfish and echolocation in dolphins to bring scientists closer
An angry glare from the family goldfish might not be the result of a missed meal, but a too-humble abode.
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The Grass carp, (Ctenopharyngodon idella), also known as the White Amur, is an herbivorous, freshwater fish. It is cultivated in China for food but was introduced in the United States for aquatic weed control. It is a species of carp native to Siberia and northern China. The name White Amur derives from the Amur River, where the species is believed to have originated. Grass carp have an elongate, chubby body form that is torpedo shaped. The terminal mouth is slightly oblique with...
A Shubunkin is a type of single-tailed goldfish with calico coloration, a combination of orange, white, black, red, and blue markings, blue being the most desired. They are similar to the common goldfish and the comet goldfish. Also called speckled goldfish, harlequin goldfish, calico goldfish, and coronation fish, they were developed in Japan about a hundred years ago by crossing calico fantails with single-tailed goldfish to produce a hardy, able swimmer with bright colors. There are...
The Telescope eye is a type of goldfish characterized by its protruding eyes. The eyes are situated at the end of what is called the eye-stalk. Telescopes are a variety of fancy goldfish and possess a double tail and dorsal fin. Telescopes occur in all of the typical colorations of goldfish, but are most frequently seen in orange, calico, panda (black and white), and black, which is often referred to as a black moor. Care Because their protruding eyes cause poor vision, telescopes...
The Pearlscale is a breed of fancy goldfish which is commonly stocked in the aquarium trade. It has a short round body, and its noted feature (as the name suggests) is the white domed scales which rise out of the body slightly, glittering in the aquarium lights. This appearance is due to extra calcified scale material building up in the center of each scale. A variant of this breed with head growth is quite common and known as the Crown Pearlscale. It is a highly sociable fish (like all...
An Oranda is a type of goldfish characterized by a fleshy outgrowth on the top of its head and sides of its face, called a wen. Standard Oranda goldfish have a dorsal fin and paired anal fins. Orandas can survive in temperatures ranging from 65-78 Â°F, in water with a pH of around 7 to 8, and are best fed a collection of fresh foods or hand made food due to the frequency of Flip-Over cases seen in these fish. Due to the design of the wen, and the fact that it appears to grow in stages or...
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