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Why is my fish swimming upside down?

  1. Rob Winters profile image84
    Rob Wintersposted 5 years ago

    Why is my fish swimming upside down?

    Noticed one of my fish (a shubunkin) swimming upside down,After I fed it it swam around normally but the next day it was belly up again.

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    Gusserposted 5 years ago

    It wants some pineapple upside down cake. Get ready for the big "flush".

  3. Theophanes profile image98
    Theophanesposted 5 years ago

    I had a friend who had a goldfish that was chronically overfed by her children. To make a long story short the poor little buggar got so fat that the only way he could eat more was to swim upside down. Eventually this became his permanent position.

  4. fordie profile image75
    fordieposted 5 years ago

    These fish are bred to be freakish and one aspect of their shape is that they are no longer stable in the water. Easy prey for predators but, of course, there are none