The weather has changed and October has definitely seen the arrival of Autumn. There are various things that you need to be doing in your garden to prepare for the Winter. Take a look at this blog for a bit more information on what to do in your garden pond. HERE
If you have a problem with slimy, dark green/blue algae in your aquarium it is unlikely that fish will eat it. Or if you have algae eaters that cannot keep up with the algae growth, it might be worth looking at what might be causing it to grow.
Everything is just starting to get going now in your garden. Plants are growing and the wildlife is out and about. If you have a pond it will be full of activity with frogs spawning, plants growing and fish becoming more active.
Firstly consider the size of the aquarium that you want to keep and the space that it is going to fit into. In the long term Goldfish and Fantails are going to grow larger than most tropical community fish, and will therefore need a larger aq...