Why Do Goldfish Stay on the Bottom of Tank?

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Goldfish normally stay at the bottom of the tank because of the water conditions. High ammonia, nitrites and a low pH will also cause your goldfish to sit on the bottom of your goldfish aquarium.
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The water is going or has gone putrid/bad. You urgently need to change the water ASAP.
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The tank is too small for even 1 goldfish, let alone 3. Three goldfish need a 30 gallon tank. Goldfish grow to be HUGE (over a foot long) pretty quickly, and they also produce a lot
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If your goldfish is fat and stays at
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SWIM BLADDER PROBLEMS (treatable): If your fish is swimming upside down or constantly on the bottom of the tank your fish has a swim bladder problem. You need to add in aquarium salt
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