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Hey there, generally speaking, yes. If the eggs are attached to the glass or plants and the other cleaner fish gets to it, they will be gone. Ive had this happen to me once before. But u might be lucky and score a couple out of it. Hope this helps. catch! So maybe you should flush your tank cleaner fish down the toilet for being a bad fishy.

2007-12-06 23:58:42
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Goldfish lay eggs and the eggs are fertilised outside the body. So Goldfish don't get pregnant.

Do Comet Goldfish lay eggs?

Comets are simply a long tailed goldfish. They are egg layers.

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Why is your comet goldfish laying eggs on the bottom of the tank?

because it cannot get out to lay them in the corner

How old does your goldfish have to be to be pregnant?

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If you have two goldfish and one is pregnant will the other goldfish eat the eggs?

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How will you know if your fantail goldfish is pregnant?

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What should you do if your goldfish is pregnant and you have a small tank?

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When your goldfish is pregnant how long does it take for your goldfish to have the baby?

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Should you separate your pregnant goldfish?

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How goldfish get pregnant?

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What the average time the goldfish is pregnant?

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Is apregnant goldfish a twit?

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