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daydreamlexi 02-02-2008 04:13 PM

How to breed a fancy goldfish
I have a medium 10 gallon tank with 4 fancy nice goldfish. I have had all of them for about 5 years and they have turned out very beautiful goldfish. One of them has such a beautiful long tail and I would love to breed this fish with one of the others. I was hoping that maybe someone could help me learn how to breed goldfish so that I could sell a few to a local pet store that agreed to take most of them if healthy and bred corectly, and it would be a joy personally to breed my goldfish.

Cody 02-02-2008 05:16 PM

You definatley need a bigger tank than a 10, and you need an extra tank that is at least 20G to raise the fry in.


herefishy 02-02-2008 06:40 PM

It would actually cost more to breed them than they are worth. The common goldfish you see in the lfs's are usually farm raised where there is profit in numbers.

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