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Why Does My Goldfish Stay at the Top of the Tank?

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Your gold fish could be staying at the top of the tank because of a variety of possible reasons. One of these reasons could be that your aquarium lacks sufficient air. Other reasons would be that the substrate in your aquarium is poisoning the water or that your aquarium is not conditioned well enough.
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The reason why goldfish stay at the top of the tan is because they are predisposed in water hence being unable to control their position in water. This may be brought about by an inflammation or malformed bladder among other reasons.
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probably bad water quality, you don't give enough info for any other suggestions.
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Dont worry about it, mine do the exact same thing, although she does go down sometimes. Its fine, and they are just looking for food, as long as they are not gasping for air! The
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Bettas are by nature very quiet, slow moving, fish and the usual place for one to be in an aquarium, is tucked away in a corner quietly minding its own business.
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Goldfish have a tendency toward getting something called Air
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