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My New Oranda And Some Other Fish


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Yesterday when I went to the LFS to return my pleco (had it for 3 years) as it was starting to go after my goldfish, I went to have a look at the GFs and ended up leaving with 1 new black and red oranda.

Heres a pic of him in the Fish store

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One of my moors that just left quarantine

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My black ranchu that just left quarantine

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My pleco that I returned

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Another nice red and black oranda that I didnt get but its tail is not connected at the bottom. It looks nice when viewed from the top though.

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and a pic of my oranda when i brought him home

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My oranda seems to have a broken dorsal fin, will this heal over time?

I dont have any idea what to name my moor, ranchu, or oranda so any suggestions are welcome!

Enjoy the pics :) !

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My fish's name just come to me. One day I go up to them and say Hi (insert name here) and that's what I name them. Watch them for awhile and see what names come to mind. Also, what type of names are you looking for? Mine are weird, so far I've had: Spaceboy (RIP), Alexandria (RIP), Mars, Phoenix, Sparky, Skittles, Mithra and Poe. They are all related to hobbies and things I enjoy. Such as 30 Seconds to Mars, a TV show I used to watch, and then different types of Mythology and literature. Skittles is the only one that doesn't fit any of those. For the Oranda I thought of Dragon, but again it all depends on your taste.

They are beautiful fish. I wish I could find some fish like that, but I'm a sucker for buying the underdog and the smaller ones in the tank. They are so beautiful!

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Thank you for the comments!

IloveSpaceboy- I'm not sure what names I'm looking for but anything that fits it will do.

Fuzzy Peaches- is it really a demekin? I like it no matter what it is but wouldn't a demekin have a larger hump especially for his size (about 6-7") but then again my other moor doesnt have a hump at all so maybe it actually this one is actually a demekin?

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Here are some pics of the fish in my other tank.

My red oranda Nibs

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Top view of ranchu

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My other moor

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My pearlscale

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My lionhead

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Thats all for now so enjoy the pics!

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Thank you for all of the comments! I will post pics of a few of my other orandas later on when I notice some change in them. Also, again if anyone has any name suggestions they are more than welcome!

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