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Ranchu babies are back and now available for sale! Every year for the past 6 years I've offered promotional ranchu baby starter sets from spring to fall season. If you've missed out on these sets - now's your chance to get a Goldfish Baby Starter Set. There are currently 3 batches of babies. Please note it will be a while before I breed and sell baby starter sets again so don't miss out! Sets will include 8 Standard to Hobby Grade Thai Buffalo Head ranchus. This set is ideal for experienced goldfishkeepers interested in learning to groom and raise a different goldfish type: RANCHU. 

1. What breed are these ranchus?
These are Thai Buffalo Head Ranchus

2. What colors will I receive?
These are uncolored juveniles. Colors will come in and intensify AS THE RANCHU GROWS. I CAN'T predict their coloration or WHEN exactly the colors will start coming in. It will depend on genetics, your grooming skills, and the environment that you provide. I have 1 year old ranchus that are still changing color.

3. Can I choose the ranchus individually?
You will receive a "STARTER" set that will be preselected for you. You'll receive good specimens that swims well, I won't send out unhealthy fish. 

Sorry but I can't spend time scouring through hundreds of babies individually checking for specific traits; fused or split tails; double or single anal fins; eye distance; or even peduncle shortness or thickness. These are Standard Grade to Hobby Grade quality, not for competition.

4. Can you take videos of the ranchus before they ship?
No videos. Rest assured you will receive healthy ranchus that have already been given antibacterial and anti-parasitic preventive treatment.


5. Can I order less than the minimum set? No.  

6. How much is the shipping fee? 

Fill out the Shipping Quote Request Form >CLICK HERE< Please indicate that you need the shipping quote for the Baby Starter Set. Refer to the item codes below. Note that all Baby Starter Sets will only ship via FedEx Overnight, no exceptions.


7. How can I place an order?

Please make sure to read the Purchase Guidelines carefully before you proceed with an order. When ready, kindly fill out the ORDER FORM. Use the item codes below when placing your order.

Ranchu Baby Starter Set


Item Code BBR-6 (SOLD OUT)

Set of 6 *Size 1.5 inches ~ $99.95

Ships in Box size #1/ Overnight Express

Item Code BBR-8 (SOLD OUT)

Set of 8 *Size 1 inch ~ $99.95

Ships in Box size #1 / Overnight Express Only

Item Code BBR-18 (SOLD OUT)

Set of 18 *Size 1 inch ~ $199.95

Ships in Box size #3 / Overnight Express Only

Item Code BBR-30 (SOLD OUT)

Set of 30 *Size 1 inch ~ $299.95

Ships in Box size #4 / Overnight Express Only

Ranchu Baby Starter sets are currently sold out. The new fry batch are still too small but will be ready in late May or early June 2021. Keep an eye out!

*All Promotional Baby Goldfish Starter Set orders are final and non-refundable. For Order Cancellation information please read the Order Cancellation Policy here: LINK


*This promotional set cannot be combined with other offers, coupon codes or promotional discounts.

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