View Full Version : Orandas and Skimmers

02-26-2008, 10:33 PM
Has anyone had experience with Orandas in a pond with small skimmers? Are they a hazzard to them or is it OK?

Cowiche Ponder
02-26-2008, 11:45 PM
I hope to see an answer to this too. bump!

02-27-2008, 07:10 AM
Anyplace a fancy can get stuck it will.

02-28-2008, 10:51 PM
I agree with Warrenrrr.

They can even get stuck between two pots if they are too close together, between edging rocks, in the top of a potted plant.

You have to oranda proof your pond, just the same as child proofing your home.

ed adams
02-29-2008, 02:51 PM
Yep. But anyone that has kept these fancies, knows they aren't built for strong, effecient swimming . . . just beauty.

It would also be a bad idea to put them in a pond of Koi that have been introduced to Manda Fu. :eek1:

Cowiche Ponder
02-29-2008, 03:54 PM
:rofl2: I can see the visual in my mind.... I am going to introduce my inside goldies to mandu fu!