Confessions of a fish keeper

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    Faebinder

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    I over feed my ungrateful water pigs. It messes up my water sometimes.
     
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    bettasngoldfish Maria

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    Sometimes I get another fish even though I don't need another one........
     
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    I re-homed based on look:(
     
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    I don't clean my filter as often as the manufacturer suggest because the water looks so clear and cleaning a submersible always makes the water look funky again.
     
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    I did all of the above...:whistle:
     
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    I rehome all the babies .Try to never keep any of them .But this year may have no choice but to keep the ones that popped up a couple of weeks ago .I thought I caught them all .
     
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    I didn't test my water at all last year and then only this year when a fish got sick.
     
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    I kept buying fish based on different colours and shapes, just because I like them, not because I needed them. I then had to spent over £300 on new equipment, not because I liked to, just because I needed to.
     
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    bettasngoldfish Maria

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    Don't you hate when that happens? lol
     
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    I.....Joined a pond forum.
     
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    I built a pond that is a third of our yard and now there is no room for grass!
     
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    I did unecessary water changes, just so I could get a "shy" baby to come out of hiding, so I could see it
     
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    I'd take pond over grass anytime! :D
     
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    my kind of people...
     
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    I intentionally built a pond too small so my hubs would ok a bigger one.
     
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    I try to talk all of my friends into building their own so I can rehome baby fish.
     
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    my liner is exposed to fail so wifey will let me go bigger
     
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    Mmathis TurtleMommy

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    I keep saying that "one day" we're going to actually finish the pond (edging) and build a bog......
     
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    Now why didn't I think of that smyes.gif
     
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