Goldfish Owner Makes a ‘Wheelchair’ to Help His Sick Fish Swim Upright

Goldfish owner and Reddit user leability recently uploaded a photograph of a sick goldfish that was using a makeshift ‘wheelchair’ to keep itself upright and it’s one of the cutest animal wheelchairs we have ever seen.

The ‘goldfish wheelchair,’ is created using a sling and a small piece of cork to keep the goldfish upright and it seems to work perfectly. The buoyancy aids are normally used to help fish recover from bladder infections which make swimming harder than normal.

Here’s the goldfish wearing it’s ‘fish wheelchair’.


These contraptions, more commonly known as ‘slings’ or ‘bouys’ are used to help fish recover when sick.


The slings are normally used to treat bladder infections.



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