A fish cave….c’mon… I bet you thought thought caves were only for cavemen or women and of course the Yeti…. They live in caves too…. I think?
Ok seriously now, As fish owners we are in a constant battle to save our fish from predators, because we love our fish and don’t want them to become food! Sometimes it’s inevitable and every fish hobbyist is unfortunately going to lose this battle from time to time. But…. There are things we can do to help protect our fish and a fish cave is one of them.
The most shocking sight to see for a new and seasoned pond hobbyist in New Jersey is to see a Blue Heron standing on the edge of their pond with one of their prized fish hanging from it’s bill. This scene is frustrating and probably won’t be the last time you are confronted by the infamous Blue Heron.
There are many thoughts and opinions as to the most effective way to deter the Blue Heron, the pond fish eating nemesis. Some may work well for you and others may prove to be just a waste of time,
Over the last 18 years, Clay has been involved in landscaping and aquascaping, which led him to his passion, POND BUILDING and opening A Frog’s Dream in 2006. His true passion is to create works of art for others to enjoy and marvel at in the privacy of their own backyards.