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Goldiegirl
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2 new members in the family...I'm a hoarder!
« on: June 02, 2011, 07:45:38 PM »
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So now I have two new members in the family!  Cheesy Copper Kate, the red telescope-eye, and Citrine, the fantail. Copper Kate was in the black moor section of the store, but I'm not sure if she actually is a black moor, because I had read somewhere that black moors can ONLY be black...not any other color. Either way, I was swept off my feet by those lovely bulbous eyes of hers.

Note how Citrine's color changed drastically within the first few hours of her being in my tank. I wonder why that is?  Huh She went from being a lemon yellow to a pastel peach, and the black on her back, fins, and tail has faded to a light gray.  Undecided

They are both very healthy, apart from a smidge of fin rot on Copper Kate's tail. It is healing, however, and I can see black smears around the area as a sign of recovery.

Enjoy the pics  Wink
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Re: 2 new members in the family...I'm a hoarder!
« Reply #1 on: June 02, 2011, 08:18:04 PM »
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Sorry for the technical difficulties. Here they are.
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Re: 2 new members in the family...I'm a hoarder!
« Reply #2 on: June 03, 2011, 05:32:11 AM »
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OMG!!!!! I have never seen a fish like Copper Kate!!
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Re: 2 new members in the family...I'm a hoarder!
« Reply #3 on: June 03, 2011, 06:58:38 AM »
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True, a moor is a black telescope, no other telescope goldies can be called moors Smiley So you have a lovely little red telescope then Wink

They're so very beautiful! Love the colors Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: June 03, 2011, 09:54:26 AM »
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Thank you both!  Grin yaaaay, out of all the fish I've had I've never had a telescope before, just black moors. Copper Kate already took food out of my hand the first day I got her, despite how shy she seems. I say "she," but I'm not exactly sure of her (or Ciitrine ll's) jender. Any ideas?  Smiley

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« Reply #5 on: June 04, 2011, 01:08:25 PM »
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Pretty hard to tell from these photos Smiley How big are these fish? The bigger they are, the easier it should be to tell the gender Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: June 06, 2011, 10:38:46 AM »
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They are each about an inch and a half long from the tip of the nose to the start of the tail.
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Re: 2 new members in the family...I'm a hoarder!
« Reply #7 on: June 07, 2011, 03:47:31 AM »
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How about waiting a little bit for them to grow older then? Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: June 10, 2011, 08:06:14 PM »
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Haaaah good idea.  Grin Guess I'm too impatient.
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