How Big Do Goldfish Get?

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Usually, 6 to 8 inches is the biggest a goldfish will get if given a large tank and plenty of food. This will shorten its lifespan somewhat. Goldfish can live 15 to 20 years if properly cared for.
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The common goldfish can grow up to 12 inches long. My nephew had one and poor fish didn't last. I don't see many goldfish lasting for a very long time.
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Goldfish grow based on the available room and the food supply though the biggest one I ever had maxed out at about ten inches from nose to tail. They can grow considerably larger
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Goldfish start small, but grow throughout their lives. Goldfish grow throughout their lives, depending on tank size and food intake. A goldfish lives a few weeks or a few decades,
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Goldfish do not have tongues. Their taste buds are located on their lips.
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