Animal Stories - Black Moor Goldfish

Animal-World Information about: Black Moor Goldfish

The Black Moor Goldfish is basically a black version of the Telescope Goldfish, though the eyes usually don't protrude as far as they do on the Telescope!
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Roxanne - 2005-02-07
I am a way awesome fish mom. I went from a little bowl to a 5 gallon tank with my moors in a WEEK! One of my moors has Ich, and im even giving him medicine which is something i thought id never do. These little fish are adorable and great to have around. Id recommend them to anyone.

Niki Jan.22,05 - 2005-01-22
Have had Dorothy for 3 years and presume she is getting close to her full growth. Sure hope so as she is now on her second aquarium and will go into a 5 gallon tank soon. She ? acts like all the ones written about and does give me a chuckle. Her aquarium sits next to my stove on the counter, so she is the first thing I get to interact with in the a.m. with coffee.

Anonymous - 2005-01-17
I just got a fish and his name is Buckle. He is great.

cone - 2005-01-12
i bought a black moor yesterday and named him google. i thought it was an appropriate name because of his eyes. he tends to like to try to jump into my filter which is kind of amusing. i also have another 8 black moors. google seems to be the outcast in the group and stays as far away as possible from the others, but it cant be that bad because i have a 150 gallon tank

Tisch - 2005-01-06
My girlfriend was feeding my black moor, and the tank light fell in; shocking my girlfriend and blowing the light bulb out in a flash. My black moor did not seem to notice the electricity that was passed through the tank. So I unplugged the light, moved my girlfriend made sure she was ok and expected the worst of my fish. When I saw the fish swimming around regularly, I fed it.

alysha - 2004-12-22
My black moor was left in a hotel room to die, by some horrible person. so my boyfriend who cleans hotel rooms brought him home for me. sprinkles is now a happy 2 year old, my mom got me a bigger tank for him for christmas so i am very excited to get him acquainted with it!! my sprinkes is so cute, and a very special part of my life!

Sam Holder - 2004-11-20
Hello! I just got a Black Moor this week, and her name is Velvet. She usually spends most of her time scavenging the small coloured rocks at the bottom, looking for food. Since she is getting used to her new surroundings, she is starting to swim up to the surface. I always leave the air pump on. (I even leave it on in my sleep!) The only time I turn it off is when it is time to clean her bowl.
I love my Black Moor!

shawna - 2004-11-17
Just for those of you who dont know Black Moorss do change colour with age. usually to gold from black. My boyfriend has had his black moor Joe for 5 years now he is huge about 3" wide and 6" long. He has spent his whole life in a 30 gallon tank. I just bought him some new friends, another black moor Jenkins, and a plecko billy. they all seen to be growing very fast. Hopefully I can get some sharks soon for my salt water tank.

ashlee - 2004-11-15
hey, i just bought a black moor goldfish this weekend, his name is Bubba. this message board helped me a lot on deciding whether or not to get him. he lives with 5 neon tetras. i think hes going to be just fine.

honseng tu - 2004-11-13
i love my black moor, Shadow. i feed him a formula of peeled grapes, cut boiled lettuce, and some crumbled flakes