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Fish of the Week: Barracuda

By Dr. Jessie Sanders, DVM, DABVP (Fish Practice) | June 3, 2013
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Barracuda (genus Sphyraena) Throughout subtropical and tropical oceans, you probably recognize this fish with big pointy teeth sticking out from

Fish of the Week: Blobfish

By Dr. Jessie Sanders, DVM, DABVP (Fish Practice) | May 27, 2013
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Blobfish (Psychrolutes marcidus) You’ve probably seen this fish before, in the weirdest looking animal category (it made the top 10

Fish of the Week: Squirrelfish

By Dr. Jessie Sanders, DVM, DABVP (Fish Practice) | May 20, 2013
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Squirrelfish (Holocentridae) Squirrelfish are a common aquarium fish, with bright red and white color patterns and big eyes. Not really

Fish of the Week: Moray Eels

By Dr. Jessie Sanders, DVM, DABVP (Fish Practice) | May 13, 2013
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Moray eel (subfamily Muraeninae) This week we’re going to start exploring a slightly different fish family – the eels! Eels

a blue and yellow fish on a green background.

Fish of the Week: Mahi mahi

By Dr. Jessie Sanders, DVM, DABVP (Fish Practice) | May 6, 2013
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Short blurb today. My car is very sick and is taking a lot of time and energy. Think happy thoughts!

Fish of the Week: Garibaldi

By Dr. Jessie Sanders, DVM, DABVP (Fish Practice) | April 29, 2013
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So, it’s been a busy week! The International Association of Aquatic Animal Medicine came to a close and we spent

Fish of the Week: Ocean Sunfish

By Dr. Jessie Sanders, DVM, DABVP (Fish Practice) | April 16, 2013
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Ocean Sunfish: Mola mola The ocean sunfish is one of the largest bony fishes in the ocean. They can be

Fish of the Week: Cichlid

By Dr. Jessie Sanders, DVM, DABVP (Fish Practice) | April 8, 2013
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Sorry to have missed last week’s fish! We’ve been busy around here. Finally got some anesthetic drug, big nets and

Fish of the Week: Skates & Rays

By Dr. Jessie Sanders, DVM, DABVP (Fish Practice) | March 25, 2013
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Fishes of the Week: Skates & Rays You may not think of these animals as being related to fish, but

Fish of the Week: California Sheepshead

By Dr. Jessie Sanders, DVM, DABVP (Fish Practice) | March 18, 2013
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California Sheepshead (Semicossyphus pulcher) The California Sheepshead is a member of the wrasse family and found along the Pacific coast

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