Can Axolotls Live with Goldfish?

yellow and red axolotl on top of rocks

Axolotls and goldfish are popular pets, especially with kids, so you might wonder if you can keep them together. Both species live in cold water, are peaceful, and share similar living conditions. However, we don’t recommend keeping Axolotls and goldfish in the same tank or pond. Read this guide to find out why you shouldn’t … Read more

Can Newts Live with Goldfish?

orange newt swimming in water

Newts and goldfish both make great pets, especially for kids, but can the two species live together in harmony? Essentially, goldfish can live with newts, although that arrangement has advantages and disadvantages. Some newts are semiaquatic, needing a land area in their habitat. Other newts are tropical, requiring a heated environment, whereas goldfish are coldwater … Read more

Best Lionhead Goldfish Tank Mates

lionhead goldfish

Lionheads are a popular species of Fancy goldfish that can make an interesting addition to a community tank.  Are Lionhead goldfish aggressive? How many Lionheads can live together, and can Lionhead goldfish live with other fish? Read on to discover what fish make the best Lionhead goldfish tank mates. What size tank do Lionhead goldfish … Read more

Best Tosakin Goldfish Tank Mates

tosakin goldfish

Tosakin goldfish are also sometimes called Curly Tail, Peacock Tail, or the Queen of goldfish by Japanese fishkeepers. Tosakins are rare fish that you seldom see in the home tank. If you manage to find one of these beauties for sale online, you can expect to pay around $60/£50 for a standard red-and-white example. Read … Read more

Best Butterfly Tail Goldfish Tank Mates

Butterfly Tail goldfish are a beautiful variety of Fancy goldfish with wide-lobed, spreading tail fins that resemble a butterfly’s wings when viewed from above. These gorgeous fish are straightforward to care for, but what are the best tank mates for Butterfly Tail goldfish? How many of these beauties can live in the same aquarium? Are … Read more

Best Veiltail Goldfish Tank Mates

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Veiltail goldfish are an unusual, seldom-seen variety of Fancy goldfish that can make beautiful pets. These delicate goldfish can be challenging to care for, so can you keep Veiltails in a community setup? How many Veiltais can live in the same tank? Are Veiltails aggressive fish? Read on to learn what fish can make the … Read more