Everyone knows that dogs and cats can be kept in a kennel when you go on holiday. Sadly, there isn’t a similar option for goldfish. Instead, the best option is to leave your pet just where it is while you jet off for a week or two in the sun. Of course, it’s unlikely – […]
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If you could only have one kind of goldfish food available for the rest of your fish keeping days, pellets would probably be your best choice. For the goldfish owner and lover, they are an irreplaceable diet staple. So, why should you feed them to your aquatic pets and what is the best way to […]
Goldfish keepers who take their fish keeping very seriously rarely feed foods like pellets and flakes to their fish. Instead, they prepare diets that include fresh vegetables, as well as live and frozen foods. Most larger pet stores and aquatic retailers will stock a range of frozen foods for fish, and some will even sell live food […]
Most goldfish owners drop their goldfish’s food into the tank each day without giving it a great deal of thought. However, in the wild, the food that goldfish eat varies throughout the year, as the seasons change and the temperature rises and falls. Even when you keep your goldfish in the stable environment of a tank, your fish will […]
There are lots of different types of goldfish food. Including flake food, pellets, bloodworm and brine shrimp. Some goldfish keepers don’t give much thought to fish food and simply pick up whatever is convenient when shopping. However, it is worth thinking about the pros and cons of pellet food versus flaked food. So, are sinking pellets or floating flakes better? Read […]
As well as feeding your goldfish a balanced diet of good quality complete food, there are lots of different treats to offer as well! Feeding treats now and then helps to keep your goldfish’s diet varied, and also keeps them interested in what is going on at feeding time. It is important that you pick […]
What do goldfish eat? Feeding your goldfish the right kind of food – and the right amount of food – is a key part of good goldfish care. Eating the wrong type, or wrong amount, of food can be very bad for your fish. In this article, we look at the types of food goldfish […]
Yes! Goldfish do eat algae! Goldfish are omnivores (they will eat both plants and animals) and they will eat – or at least try to eat – almost anything. Also, because goldfish have no stomachs, they are constantly on the lookout for food.