Another fish expert, Dr Mark Everard, said he thought the odd specimen is the result of a fan-tailed
goldfish and a normal goldfish mating and had probably been released into the lake from a private aquarium.
Outside Faringdon, fan-tailed
pigeons, dyed all the colours of the rainbow, flew around like a shower of confetti; inside, more exotic birds strutted around feeding on grapes and bananas, and regular visitors for tea included Lady Betjeman's Arab horse, Moti.
The vain, fan-tailed
birds have been causing a nuisance, leaving droppings around the hamlet of Bryneglwys, Denbighshire.
The proud, fan-tailed
birds have been causing a nuisance, leaving droppings around the hamlet of Bryneglwys, near Corwen.
About the time they stopped to stretch their necks the wind caught my gobbler decoy with a violent gust tipping it over on its fan-tailed
butt, both Jakes gobbled in concern or alarm, I'm not sure which and stood straight on like statues.