Tropical Fish, Aquarium Fish, and Goldfish for sale online

 
AquariumFish.net
Mobile    Shipping    About    Info    Faqs    DryGoods
AquariumFish.net on Instagram AquariumFish.net on Facebook come and see us AquariumFish.net on Twitter AquariumFish.net on Pinterest ◄ Clicks for social media.
  Home Page
  New Arrivals
  Prices Page 1
    Cichlids
    Neotropical
    Angelfish
    Oscars
    Malawi Cichlids
    Haps & P'cocks
    Mbunas
    Tanganyika
    African Cichlids
    Livebearing Fish
    Male Guppys
    Female Guppies 
    Endler's

    Picta
    Parae
      Mollies
    Platies
    Swordtails
    Killifishes
    Neon Tetras
  Bigger Tetras
  Prices Page 2
    Barbs
  Danios
  Rainbowfish
  White Clouds
    Male Bettas
  Female Bettas
  Betta Fish Bowls
  Gouramis
    Pink Kissers
  Prices Page 3
    Loaches
  Eels
  Sharks
  Wild Fishes
    African
    Asian
    Amazon
  Brackish Fish

  Pufferfishes
  Scavengers

  Plecos
  Algae Eaters
  Catfish
    Corydoras

    Synodontis

  Plecostomus
  Prices Page 4
    Fancy Goldfish
    Orandas

    Fantails
    Telescopes
    Rare Goldfish
  Pond Goldfish
  Koi
    Big Koi
  Lobsters
  Shrimps
  Crabs
  Frogs & Tadpoles
 
Newts
  Clams
  Live Plants
    Potted Plants
 
Jeremy's List
Big Fish List
  Fish Food
  Ordering Info
  PayPal Orders
  How to Pay
  Where We Ship
  Track Shipment
Special Requests
  F.A.Q.
  What's New?
  Popular Pages

Search this Site
    Featured Fish 236
  Featured Fish 235
  Featured Fish 234
  Featured Fish 233
  Featured Fish 232 
  Koi for Sale
Fish Ponds
  Pond Equipment
  Pond Kits
  Container Ponds
  The BaileyBros
Favorite Products
 
  Saltwater
Aquarium
Equipment
  Medications
Angelfish
Discus Fish
  Discount
Aquarium
Supplies
  Aquariums
  More Aquariums
  Wall Aquariums
Decorations
 

Pet Fish Podcasts
AQuarium Videos

  Pond Structures
  Bridges
  Arbors
  Gazebos
  Patio Furniture
  Tables
  Freshwater Fish
  Male Bettas
  Fancy Guppies
  Mollies
  Cichlids
  African Cichlids

  Eels
  Sharks
  Puffer Fishes
  Catfishes
  Goldfish
  Saltwater Fish
  Live Fish
  Equipment
  Live Rock
  Reef Inverts
  Skimmers
  UV Sterilizers
  Aquatic Plants
  CO2 Systems
  Aquarium Lights
  Angelfish
  Buy Angelfish
  Koi Fish
  Flower Horn
  Moving Fishes
  Amazon River
  Aquariums
  Piranha Fishes
  Discus Fishes
  Angelfish
  Sting Rays
  Arowanas
  Aquatic Plants
  Tetras
  Fish Pictures
  Page 9
  Page 8
  Page 7
  Page 6
  Page 5
  Page 4
  Page 3
  Page 2
  Page 1
  Fish Videos
  Discus Fishes
  Rasbora ...
  Compatible Fish
  Page 4
  Page 3
  Page 2
  Page 1
  Email Replies
  Page 55
  Page 54
  Page 53
  Page 52 ...
  Aquarium Pics
  Page 6
  Page 5
  Page 4
  Page 3
  Page 2
  Page 1
  Indexes to Fish
  Tropical Fish
  Goldfish & Koi
  Cichlids
  Scavengers
  Brackish Fish
  Critters
  Aquarium Info
  Our Disclaimer
  7-Essentials
  Fish Homes
  Warm Water
  Cool Water
  Giselle's Aquarium
  Fish Bowls
  Betta in a Vase?
  Fish for Ponds
  Feng Shui & Fish
  Feeding Fish
  Premium Food
  Black Worms
  Feeding Babies
  Baby Brine Shrimp
  Fish for Kids
  Spirulina Algae
  During Vacation
  Auto Feeding
  Koi Food
  Water Quality
  DrTim's Aquatics
  Aquarium Filters
  Denitrification
  Aquarium Gravel
  Cleaning Gravel
  Testing Water
  Cloudy Water
  Green Water
  Water Conditioner
  Chloramines
  Aquarium Math
  Fishless Cycling
  EcoBio-Blocks
  Pond Care
  UV Sterilizers
  Fish Stress
  Fish Diseases
  Medicating Fish
  Fish Medications
  Aquarium Salt
  Maintenance
  Moving Fish
  Aquarium Caves
  A Dozen Don'ts
  Contamination
  Aquarium Trouble
  Aquarium Safety
  Equipment
  Where to Buy
  Buy an Aquarium
  Aquarium Caves
  Aquarium Supplies
  Aquarium Filters
  Filter Cartridges
  BIO-Wheels
  Aquarium Heaters 
  Aquarium Chillers
  Aquarium Lights
  UV Sterilizers
  CO2 Systems
  Protein Skimmer
  Cultured Gravel
  Hi-Q Filter
  Decorations
  Cichlid Stones
  Plastic Plants
  Pots for Plants
  Plant Anchors
  Air Pumps
  Aquarium Caves
  Fishy Names
  Female Names
  Male Names
  Gender Free
  Breeding Fish
  Breeding Mollies
  Molly Gender
  Net Breeder
  Food for Babies
  Breeding Bettas

  Breeding Guppies
  Mr. Dayes'
 
  Guppy Gender
  Breeding Goldfish
  Goldfish Gender
  Breeding Angelfish
  Breeding Convicts
  Breeding Oscars
  Mouth Brooders
  Holding Eggs
  Giselle's Aquarium
  Breeding Monos
  Our Terms
  Our Warranty
  Your Privacy
  Our Disclaimer
  Search Us
  Link to Us
  About Us
  Help Us Improve
  Advertising
  Banners
  Our Advertisers
  Contact Us
 

The banner, shown above, links to this advertiser's web site.

 

Information and Tips about
Pond Comets Including Shubunkins
Click here now to buy Pond Comets.
    

  This video shows a beautiful Pond Comet Goldfish swimming out into a sunlit area in a small outdoor pond. Click here for more about buying Pond Comets.
 

Scientific Name: Carassius auratus

     
Pond Comets and Shubunkins. Click here to see a bigger picture.   This picture shows a Red and White Pond Comet. One afternoon this fish was darting around looking for food with stretched out fins and posing for a picture. I watched for a while, then took this picture. Comets like this one do very well in ponds, where they are usually seen from above.
 
 
Click here to see a larger image of the picture shown above.
Click here to buy Pond Comets from our online store.
 

Behavior
These are very nice fish for a pond. They will usually grow too big for most aquariums. But it's enjoyable to start them off in an aquarium, where they can be seen better. Later when they grow too big for an aquarium, carefully acclimate to a pond during moderate temperatures.

Shubunkins are a multi-colored variety of the pond Comet. Everything mentioned on this page about Comets applies equally well to Shubunkins. Some folks call Shubunkins, Calico Comets.

 
 
  Here is a beautiful Shubunkin Calico Comet for sale in our facility. Click here for more about buying a Shubunkin and other Comets and Goldfish from us.
 
 

Appropriate Home
An outdoor Pond or a large Cool Water Aquarium with at least 50 gallons of water, an external power filter with a BIO-Wheel, and at most 1/4 of gravel, but no heater because these are cool water fish. Click here for more about cool water aquariums. Click here for more about ponds.

 

Recommended Diet
Floating food labeled for Goldfish not Tropical Fish. Several other brands of Goldfish food are available in most stores that sell pet fish. Floating pellets are very good for larger pond fish and are also available in most stores that sell fish for ponds.

We have read advice elsewhere that all Goldfish should be fed sinking food, because when they take food off the surface, they will swallow air bubbles that will cause problems. This is contrary to our experience.

I just watched my Goldfish eat off the surface. After most mouthfuls of food, he burped a bubble or two of air out through his gill. The ancestors of this fish have been eating food off the surface of the water for a very long time. Of course they also ate off the bottom and at all levels of the water between the top and bottom too.

So don't worry about your Goldfish swallowing air while eating. Feeding food that floats is a good practice. If your fish don't eat all of the food in 10 minutes, get a net and remove the uneaten food. Click here for more about feeding.

I also feed my Goldfish a few live Black Worms. I feed each Goldfish 2 or 3 worms every other day. Click here for more about Black Worms.

 
The advertisement, shown below, links to this advertiser.
     

Compatibility
Best kept with other Pond Comets, Shubunkins, Koi, and Butterfly Koi, but not with Fantails or Orandas, which swim slower, are less aggressive, and are not compatible with Pond Comets and Koi.
 
Click
here
to read about the three groups of Goldfish, and why these three groups should not be mixed.
 
Click
here
to read more about several other groups of compatible fish.

 
Gallery of Pictures
 
Just above, a Wakin Pond Goldfish.
 
 
 
A beautiful Orange Pond Comet.
 
 
 
 
A unique Red and White Pond Comet.
 
 
 
A Shubunkin Pond Comet.
 
 
Size and Lifespan
Pond Comets will grow to 12" and bigger. They have a live span of over 20 years, and some have lived to be over 70 years old.
 
 
Click here now to continue on to another page in this web site with Customer Comments and our Replies about Pond Comets.
 
Books about Goldfish
The books shown below are listed on Amazon.com. You can click on the title or on the image of a book to go to the page at Amazon.com, where that book is listed and discussed. In some cases you can preview several of the pages in that book.
 
 
Click on this image to go to Amazon.com, where you can learn more about this book.   Fancy Goldfish
A Complete Guide to Care and Collections
By Erik L. Johnson and Richard E. Hess
Fred Rosenzweig (Photographer)
Hardcover
176 pages
 
 
Click on this image to go to Amazon.com, where you can learn more about this book.   Goldfish Breeding and Genetics
By J. Smartt, J. H. Bundell, E. Bundell  (Contributor)
Hardcover.
 
 
Click on this image to go to Amazon.com, where you can learn more about this book. The Official Guide to Goldfish
By Goldfish Society of America
Paperback.
126 pages
 
 
Click on this image to go to Amazon.com, where you can learn more about this book. Goldfish: Everything ...
By Marshall E. Ostrow
Paperback
94 pages
 
 
Click on this image to go to Amazon.com, where you can learn more about this book. Goldfish, Keeping and Breeding them in Captivity
By Spencer Glass
Paperback
64 pages
 
 
Click on this image to go to Amazon.com, where you can learn more about this book.   The Goldfish: An Owner's Guide
By Carlo De Vito, Gregory Skomal  (Contributor)
Hardcover
 
 
Click on this image to go to Amazon.com, where you can learn more about this book.   Chinese Goldfish
By Li Zhen, Ouyang Caiwei (Editor), Yan  Qiubai (Translator)
Hardcover
100 pages
 
 
Click on this image to go to Amazon.com, where you can learn more about this book.   The Essential Goldfish
By Maddy Hargrove, et al
Paperback.
92 pages
 
 
Click here for a complete list of books about Goldfish at Amazon.com.
   
The advertisement, shown below, links to this advertiser.
Click on this ad to go to Graystone Creations for Pond Pumps, Pond Kits, and Pond Supplies.
 
 
Click here to verify our "PayPal Reputation", which shows we have been selling on PayPal since 2002, and we've sold items to thousands of satisfied customers.
 
Gift Idea

 PayPal Gift Certificates
Click on the orange button, just below, to buy a PayPal Gift Certificate for someone, who loves pet fish.
 
 
 Best Selling Books 
     
  Click here now to order The Simple Guide to Freshwater Aquariums, a bestselling reference, offering an easy-to-understand look at setting up and maintaining a successful first freshwater aquarium.
     
  Click here now to order The New Marine Aquarium: Step-By-Step setup and stocking Guide, the best selling book about starting a new marine aquarium.
     
  Click here now to order 500 Freshwater Aquarium Fish: A Visual Reference to the Most Popular Species, a beautiful book, lovingly written and illustrated, with information for the beginner or the longtime enthusiast.
     
  Click here now to order Fancy Goldfish: A Complete Guide ... by Eric L. Johnson, DMV, and Richard E. Hess. The most encompassing and thorough treatment of the fancy goldfish hobby to date. Hardcover with 176 pages.
 
Click here now for many more fishy books.
We hope these suggestions help!  ;^ }
 
Amazon Prime
Unlimited FREE Two-Day Shipping
No minimum order size
Unlimited, commercial-free, instant streaming
    of 5,000 movies and TV shows.
Join Amazon Prime for $99/year.
 
Click here now to learn more about Amazon Prime.
 
 
Important Aquarium Products

For excellent health, pet fish need very good food and very good water conditions. These five products are very important.

 
Premium Fish Food Flakes
Premium Fish Food Pellets
DrTim's Water Conditioner
DrTim's WasteAway
Denitrifying Lava Rocks
 
Click here now to learn more and add one or more of these products to your fish order.
 
 
 About our Fish ...
Almost all the photographs and videos, shown on this web site, were taken by us of our fish in our aquariums.
 
Compare the healthy, beautiful, energetic fish in our beautiful aquariums to the fish in our competitors pictures. Their fish often look thin with clamped fins and poor color.
We buy the highest quality fish, produced by the best fish farms or caught by the best collectors of wild fish, then we take incredibly good care of our fish in our beautiful aquariums.
 
If you compare the pictures on this site to our competitors pictures, you can instantly see, our fish and aquariums are better!  ;^ }
Will the fish you get from us look like the fish in our pictures? No! This is similar to buying kittens and puppies that will change as they grow to become cats and dogs.
 
We stock and ship fish that are the ideal size to sell. Not so small that they will not do well when shipped. Yet not so big that they have become much more expensive.
 
The fish in almost all of our pictures were young fish like the ones we have for sale that we raised up, and you can too! 
 
 
 How to Customize this Page
If this web page looks too small or too narrow, hold down the keyboard key marked "Ctrl" then press down on the key marked +, and this web page should get bigger. If you overdo it, and this page gets too big, hold down the same "Ctrl" key and press down on the key marked - to make this page smaller.
 
Repeat, until this page looks just right to you. In this way you can customize the appearance of this website in your computer. This tip will work simultaneously on all the pages in this website, and your computer should remember what you've done the next time you come back to this site, unless you're using an ancient version of a browser.  ;^ o
 
 
The advertisement, shown below, links to this advertiser.
 

Copyright © 2000-2014 AquariumFish.net. All Rights Reserved. No part of the contents of this web site may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without the written permission of AquariumFish.net.

IMPORTANT: Your use of this website constitutes your acceptance of our Privacy Agreement and Terms of Use including our Disclaimer. Click here to read our Disclaimer, and click here to read our Privacy Agreement.
Click here for our street address, phone number, fax, and email address.
Click here for information about advertising on this website. 
AquariumFish.net is not affiliated with AquariumFish.com.
This page was updated on October 16, 2014.