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|Goldfish pond? |
I keep reading that fancy goldfish can't winter in a pond? I live in North Florida, so it never gets too cold down here, but just in case I haven't ma...
|natives ? |
Does anyone here keep North American Natives ? Ive kept quite a few species over the years and i think my favorites are the Darters. How about you...
|Keeping Fish In Holding Tank ~12Months |
Hello I'm moving house and having a house built, in the mean time i'm going to keep my 6 koi's (largest 1ft) in a holding pool on my allotment. The m...
|Pond: Ways to prevent algae...? |
Hello everyone! I just wanted to get your ideas about how to keep our pond clean; its about 800 gal. The fish did wonderful during our short cold snap...
|Outdoor container pond in az |
So, most of what I read is concern for water beooming too cold....what about too hot? Anyone have ideas on how to manage a container pond in 110 f we...
|algea eater for a small pond |
I just set up a small pond....may be 75-100 gallons.....i have a comet gold fish and some miinows in it.....have some live plants, but don't want to o...
|Fish swimming under waterfall |
Hello, I'm back with more questions. We got our waterfall up and running (Picture [link]http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_uoJC8Irb_Mg/TA9WDXzTxMI/AAAAAAAAA4M/...
|Newbie help |
Hello- we are putting in a 75" X 54" X 18" 100 gallon pond with solar fountain and later a small waterfall. We want fish but don't want to torture the...
|Is my tank too small? |
Is my tank too small? I have a 29 gallon aquarium with a 6 inch Shubunkin , a 3 inch Shubunkin, a 2 inch Comet , a 5 inch Common, a 2 inch Common,...
|Pond Questions. |
Ok, time to start dreaming and pondering ponds again (get it ... ). Can everyone tell me how deep their pond is and what they keep in it? I'm c...
|Wingsdlc Container Pond |
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Here is my container pond. It is the first one I have tried. Let me know what you think. Before planting and filling. [IMG]http://i4.photobucket.co...
|Outdoor fishs? |
I'm looking for ideas to help out a friend who wants to build basicly an aquarium in ground outside. He wants to dig it to the deepest part to about 7...
|Sunfish Or Perch |
anyone have info on keeping them?...
|Rubbermaid Pond |
hey guys could one of these suffiece as a pond (goto lowes.com then copy and paste : Rubbermaid 50 Gallon Roughtote® Storage Box) im not sure what to...
|Weird Red Spots on Goldfish |
my girl friends goldfish recently has developed red spots. all params are good,nitrates were on the high end(25ppm) but she did a water change. last w...
|Cichlid Kid||15||26-Jan-2009 08:53|
|Darn Raccons |
hey guys i am just wondering if i put in a pond is there a way to keep out raccons and opposims? i am nnot planning on doing this as i am just renting...
|Troppos Tubs |
Well I've got a thread on my tanks, figured I should also start one on my tubs. I have a couple going at the moment. They're both a bit neglected but...
|Turtle Ponding Article |
Hi: I realize FishProfiles.com is a 'fish-centric' board, but thought this article on Ponding for Turtle Keepers might be of interest, as an intro. t...
|Goldfish attacking koi? |
Hello and good morning, This is my first post. I have a 30 gallon tank and in it I have two 2 1/2" Shubunkins, and one 3" Koi. I recently added a Blac...
|brandeeno's long awaited container pond/tub :D |
OK guys, well today I finally got my container pond set up! i used a brand new thirty gallon plastic crate/tub from lowes. It fit almost perfectly int...
|Do I Have Koi Eggs or Snail Eggs? |
I was cleaning my pond pump today and something on the outer casing they are very small not more the 1/4 to 1/2 inch in size blobs of clean sacks, cle...
|Cichlids in ponds? |
I currently stay in Northern Virginia. The temperature for summer is around 70-80 and the winter drops to 30 and sometimes below. I recently dug a po...
|The Internet Is Not My Friend! |
So I ended up with a 1" probably Bluegill... im trying to find a good profile on the fish similar to the profiles here and nothings doing... can anyon...
|40 Watergarden |
i want to put a water garden in my ba sement, i have a 40 gal plastic tub which i assume is a good enough size any body know about proper lighting and...
|I got goldfish :) |
Well. Hm. . . I do need a bit of help. I got 3 of them. The next day one of them was looking weak and died that night. I assumed that it was bec...
|Gilraen Took||8||08-May-2008 01:49|
|Fish survived |
after a long cold winter the ice has come off my pond and I am very happy to see my fish are still swimming and looking very healthy, -30c for a month...
|I Want To Start A Pond |
i have plenty of room i need basic instructions on when and how to start a pond...
|40 Gallon Fancy Goldfish Tank |
Greetings All, So here is the setup I have for my fancy gold fish tank. I am new to keeping coldwater fish so any help would be welcomed. To star...
|Curious Over Wintering |
hey i actually dont have a pond or a coldwater tank but i was just a little curious. ive heard of people keeping goldfish in their ponds over the win...
|Crazy Temperature Changes -> Swim Bladder? |
hi all, so we've been having really drastic temperature changes lately.. one day there's snow and the next its like spring, and it seems to be causin...
|Fantail goldfish |
I recently rescued a nice (about three and a half inches) double tail/fantail gold fish from a place I won't mention, since all the fish in my 29 gall...
|Two Tanks||15||04-Dec-2007 22:44|
|Pond, Water parameters.....question...... |
Folks, if you'll recall, I had some pangasius catfish which y'all had recommended building a pond for... Well, the thing is built, I will post some p...
|El Tiburon Tailandes||0||27-Sep-2007 23:40|
|Green Water |
i have fish pond i wouldn't like to say how many gallons it is, but there is a quite alot with some koi and gold fish, and well the water always green...
|What should I be thinking of if I want to build something outside? |
Have been mulling over the idea of building some kind of enclosed cement "pond" and am wondering what I should take into consideration? I put "'s on...
|El Tiburon Tailandes||4||20-Jul-2007 09:45|
|This Is My Pond Where To Start (Pics) |
here are some pics of my pond at the moment i dont know the size but it is big! http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f125/juwel-180/Photo-0155_005.jpg...
|Great Pond Project Aught Seven Begins |
Ok. So this weekend I began the Great Pond Project of Aught Seven. And thus far, I have accomplished: Marking the outline of the pond. Removing the...
|Swan Mussles Any Info? |
hi guys i was looking at getting some Swan-Large-mussles as seen in the link [link=link]http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/10-Swan-Large-mussles-garden-pond-fish...
|Cleaning outdoor pond |
Hey everyone, My pond is directly under 2 trees and it get full of leaves very quickly, whats a good wat to get them out besides using my hands?...
|Pond Kit Help Me Please |
i was at home depot today and i saw a pond kit its a 270 gallon pond liner and starter kit so filter all other gadjets i was just wondering how to ins...
|platy boy||4||30-Apr-2007 23:21|
|Building A Pond |
OK I have a fish club at school and one thing I would like to do is build a pond this summer and put around 20 or so koi in it but I need to know what...
|Outdoor Pond Plants |
can i put plants in a pond? if i can what kind? ive been wondering that for a couple years now and now that i found this site its the perfect place to...
|platy boy||9||01-Apr-2007 22:22|
|Sunfish in outdoor pond? |
Is having a sunfish as a pond fish a good idea? And what size should the pond be? It would be in the ground (The pond) and the water freezes most of t...
|Plastic Sandbox/Kiddie Pool Pond? |
Rigid plastic sandbox/kiddie pool, ~37" across, 6" deep. Any ideas on how I could make this into a small pond? Is substrate necessary? Filtration? I w...
|OK on a pond! "How to" required :) |
The OH finally OKed a pond. It is to back directly onto the house and be designed as a trough style, probably with railway sleepers and a liner (but...
|GoldFish in 20G? |
Hey guys I just took my golffish out of my pond and hes about 5 1/2- 6" he looks healthy and now I put him in my 20G with no other fish will he be ok...
|Pond Heaters? |
Hello I live in ontario canada. I have one of those formed plastic ponds. its the biggest one you can buy i believe. Question is will one of those pon...
|Air pump needed with an oversized Filter? |
I have an 18 gallon tall fresh water with a Penguin 200. This HOB filter is good up to 50 gallons. Is it correct for me to assume that this quite over...
|Koi vs. Goldfish |
what is your favorite type of fish to keep in a pond? A. Koi B. Goldfish C. Shubunkins D. other...
|Need Your Thoughts |
I think I am going to have to either buy a skimmer or vac for my 2000 gal pond. What do you think? should i go with the skimmer that is more $$ to pre...
|Green Water..Please Help |
Now i know there are quite a few people on here with large ponds like myself that should be able to help, so please feel free. I have a 2,000 U.S. gal...
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