Never Release Your Pet Goldfish into the Wild

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Tuesday, October 31, 2017
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People who purchase goldfish should never dispose of them in the wild.

A giant goldfish has has been found in Ohio.

Massive goldfish have been found in a lake in Parma.

Some of the fish were 2 to 3 pounds.

Goldfish can cause problems in the local ecosystem.

Goldfish can become competitive predators, feeding on fish eggs, young fish, aquatic plants, larvae, snails, and small insects.

Even once the goldfish die you should not flush them, they may contain parasites or diseases.



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