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Cross-breeding can produce nice fry, but in many cases unless you are a breeder, the majority of the fry may not survive due to the amount of cross-breeding that has occurred already to get many of the breeds we see these days.

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Q: Can different types of goldfish breed or do they have to be the same kind?
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