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Happy Holidays! and Ranchu Update

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Happy Holidays, everyone! :hoho I've been away for a while, but I'm back for a bit, and ready to lurk around my favorite goldfish forums and see how everyone's doing!

My little ranchu, Bubbles, has grown quite a bit over the past year and a half--I've included her/his baby pic with a current pic to see how much she/he's grown. :goldfish:

In case you were wondering, I feed my fish Repashy Soilent Green, the occasional frozen bloodworms and peas, and Omega One pellets.

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WOW really changed color on you. Looks kinda like my fish "Goldfish" :) 

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He's beautiful! has really filled out well!

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On 12/21/2017 at 9:52 AM, koko said:

WOW really changed color on you. Looks kinda like my fish "Goldfish" :) 

Thank you! :)

Bubbles changed color almost overnight when I started feeding him the Repashy gel food. My kids didn't believe it was the same fish, he changed color so quickly LOL!

 

6 hours ago, ClinicaTerraLTD said:

Beautiful! Congrats on Bubbles' growth and health! 

Thank you! :) I decided not to add a second fish to my (29 gal) tank, and I think it's made a big difference in Bubbles' overall health.

4 hours ago, FishyMandy said:

He's beautiful! has really filled out well!

Thanks! :) I think he's the healthiest fish I've ever had! The tips and advice from this forum have really helped. :thumbup2:

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20 hours ago, FredTheGoldfish said:

Thank you!

:) I decided not to add a second fish to my (29 gal) tank, and I think it's made a big difference in Bubbles' overall health.

Indeed; my last goldie, Marcus, was all alone in his 60 gallon and I always suspected it had something to do with overall health and growth (we unfortunately lost him over the holidays, but had him for about six years). 

 

 

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59 minutes ago, ClinicaTerraLTD said:

 

I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. :( Six years is a good long time for a goldfish--I bet he had a very happy life with you! :heart

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Hi all! Here's an update on my goldfish, Bubbles! Another 8-9 months later, Bubbles has changed color again!

At first, I was worried that Bubbles was ill when I saw white appearing behind the gills, but Bubbles seemed happy and healthy. After a week, Bubbles turned from all orange to mostly white with a few orange bits. Very cool!

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Wow very nice looking fish. Really has changed a lot :thumbs: 

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On ‎12‎/‎27‎/‎2017 at 8:18 PM, FredTheGoldfish said:

I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. :( Six years is a good long time for a goldfish--I bet he had a very happy life with you! :heart

I sure hope he did, Fred; we try to provide the best home and life for them -- especially compared to the stores they come from! 

Thank you very much for your sympathies. 

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18 hours ago, FredTheGoldfish said:

Hi all! Here's an update on my goldfish, Bubbles! Another 8-9 months later, Bubbles has changed color again!

At first, I was worried that Bubbles was ill when I saw white appearing behind the gills, but Bubbles seemed happy and healthy. After a week, Bubbles turned from all orange to mostly white with a few orange bits. Very cool!

IMG_9252.jpeg

Beautiful, Fred! Hope he has a very long and happy life with you! 

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