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'ello all! I am strongly considering, in the future, owning a 6 inch deep, indoor container pond...which doesn't sound like much until you realise that it is actually a 4 foot diameter kiddie pool! Have any suggestion for fish to add for such an unusual setup? If this helps, it could be heated if necessary and I would install a taller wall around the kiddie pool to discourage jumping.
 

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There are lots of fish that would enjoy that. Danios, bettas, guppys, minnows, killifish. Many more micro fish. I would find like 6 koi colored bettas for that set up. A mini koi pond. Or line breed some guppies.
 

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I think most small fish would enjoy that, actually. I'd look for things that are neat to see from above... Maybe killifish? They're wide from the top, especially golden wonder killies. You could also try marble hatchets, since they hug the top anyway and are kind of cool to look down on.
Maybe some cories for the bottom?
 

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'ello all! I am strongly considering, in the future, owning a 6 inch deep, indoor container pond...which doesn't sound like much until you realise that it is actually a 4 foot diameter kiddie pool! Have any suggestion for fish to add for such an unusual setup? If this helps, it could be heated if necessary and I would install a taller wall around the kiddie pool to discourage jumping.
What will you do with these fish Fall - late Spring?
 

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I don't think you want to fill a kiddie pool up all the way to the rim. Maybe just use some floating plants. Like water sprite. Have you looked at some different containers for outdoor water gardens? Also make sure the plastic won't leach anything that might harm the fish.
 

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I would try to make the taller wall out of Acrylic or something so you can see through it, so you dont have to be looking directly over the tub to see it. If not acrylic then maybe some plywood and spray paint it black or a color that you would think would look nice in the area it will be
 
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