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It is most probable that your fish is sick. Find a digest on aqarium fish illnesses and look up all the symptoms. ------------------------ They most probaly have swim bladder disorder. This is caused by indigestion or bactiria got to it.

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Q: What is wrong with a goldfish when they are found hunched over breathing heavily in the bottom corner of a tank?
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Your goldfish is laying on his side on bottom of tank but he still breathing?

Change its water NOW!!! You just may save it.

What bottom feeders can live with goldfish?

The most compatible bottom feeder for a goldfish is tank is a bristlenose pleco.

What if a goldfish remains motionless at the bottom of the bowl yet still breathing?

Either its sleeping or hes dying slowly this happen to me yesterday and they all die except for two

What shall you do if your goldfish floats to the bottom of its tank?

Stop doing a handstand. If your goldfish is floating, it will float to the top, not the bottom, therefore, you must be upside down!

If a goldfish is sleeping will it just float at the bottom no matter what?

Goldfish can settle at any level in the water to rest/relax although they often do go to the bottom.

Where do goldfish eggs come the mouth or the bottom?

If you mean that if they come from their mouth or their bottom, it's bottom

Do goldfish lie on their sides on the bottom when hibernating?

Goldfish don't hibernate and they are sick or dead when on their sides.

How do you identify a koi from a goldfish?

Koi have barbels on their bottom lips (whisker-like projections) and goldfish do not

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Why is your goldfish nibbling at another goldfish bottom?

This may sound weird......There may be some attraction going on.......

Why is your goldfish sitting at the bottom of the tank?

well a few years ago one of my goldfish was laying on the bottom of my tank and its because he was bottom feeding maybe your fish is bottom feeding but please make sure its that and if you have any other fish incase its a desese

Why are my goldfish sitting at the bottom of the cleaned tank?

they are dead

What is the song Bottom of the Ocean by Miley Cyrus about?

Her Goldfish.

Why is your goldfish swimming at the bottom of the tank?

he is probably cold

Why is your goldfish on the bottom of the aquarium and not moving?

your goldfish might die and maybe eat to much or the water starting to get dirty

How long do goldfish sleep?

Your Goldfish does not sleep no goldfish in the world can sleep the main this they do is go to the bottom of the tank and do not move they are resting if there it the top and floating even with there eyes open they are ded this is not nice but all goldfish do is rest.

How to tell if your goldfish dying?

If Its Not eating. and if its acting weird such as rolling over and back over in the water. and if they look like they're not breathing well. and if they're just sitting there floating down to the bottom(or top) on their side.

How do you feed a goldfish that stays at the bottom?

rock botom food

Why does your goldfish burrow in the gravel at the bottom of its tank?

To pass stool

Goldfish lay on bottom of tank?

Time to flush it away.

Why does your goldfish huddle upside down at the bottom of the tank?

Its Dieing .

Do goldfish have penises?

No. Goldfish reproduce by having the female lay the eggs on plants at the bottom of the tank, and then the male releasing his sperm over them.

How do you know when your goldfish is dying?

The fish may look paler than normal or exhibit lethargic behavior. They also will sit at the bottom and refuse food or may become unable to move. Their breathing will usually be very labored.

Why do goldfish lay on the bottom of the tank?

They like sleeping in darker areas.

Do goldfish hibernate in winter?

sorta they lay at the bottom of the pond though