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sajacobs
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Introducing Bertie:)
« on: May 04, 2012, 02:30:27 PM »
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Since everyone here helped Bertie.....here he is....in all his glory.....
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Re: Introducing Bertie:)
« Reply #1 on: May 04, 2012, 10:47:42 PM »
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Aww, he is very handsome Smiley I'm glad he is doing so much better.
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Re: Introducing Bertie:)
« Reply #2 on: May 05, 2012, 04:43:54 AM »
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Oh goodness.... he's one of the cutest fish I've seen! Smiley
Glad he's doing well in his new tank! Smiley
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Re: Introducing Bertie:)
« Reply #3 on: May 05, 2012, 05:26:49 AM »
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Awww he so cute!! He is a ryukin right?
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Re: Introducing Bertie:)
« Reply #4 on: May 05, 2012, 06:15:58 AM »
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Awww what a sweet little fish  Grin Glad his doing well!
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« Reply #5 on: May 05, 2012, 06:36:45 AM »
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He's a little cutey! Glad everything is going well, and so it should after his bit of bad luck Smiley
You'll have to post some pics of the tank!  Grin
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Re: Introducing Bertie:)
« Reply #6 on: May 05, 2012, 11:17:31 AM »
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fantailer: That's not a ryukin, he doesn't have the hump behind the head Smiley
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Re: Introducing Bertie:)
« Reply #7 on: May 05, 2012, 11:33:01 AM »
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Thanks everyone.  I'm a proud mamma Grin

He's ryunkin....or at least that's what the sign in the shop indicated.  I have no clue about breeds....he's just my fishy.  Any idea what breed he is?

I can't tell you the joy he's brought to my life.  I love watching him swim around after work.  It's very relaxing.

I'm a bit embarrassed to post pics of my tank.  It's not beautiful like the others posted here.  Doing a daily water change has rearranged the silk plants and I'm not great at decorating. 
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Re: Introducing Bertie:)
« Reply #8 on: May 05, 2012, 11:38:35 AM »
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He's a fantail Smiley You can easily tell the difference between fantails and ryukins on the arch of the back, ryukins have a very prominent hump as opposed to fantails. some people are confused when it comes to fantails with deeper bodies or larger bellies, but the difference lies on the backs.

Like on these pics, here's a ryukin:
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and here's a fantail:
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It's very common for shops to have the fish mislabeled, no surprise since they think goldfish should be kept in bowls... Wink

Please post pictures anyway! I bet it's really beautiful Smiley
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Re: Introducing Bertie:)
« Reply #9 on: May 05, 2012, 04:24:30 PM »
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I agree with Nossie
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Re: Introducing Bertie:)
« Reply #10 on: May 06, 2012, 05:38:59 AM »
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Oooooooh they do kinda look the same. man Im forgetting my goldfish stuff,
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« Reply #11 on: May 06, 2012, 07:22:43 PM »
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I see. Well at least I know he's a fantail.   Grin

Scrivens - are they your fish?  They are beautiful. Wow!

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