Monday, November 9, 2009


10 Goldfish Facts

  1. The collective noun for goldfish is “troubling”.
  2. The oldest ever recorded goldfish was 49 years old.
  3. Goldfish have a memory that lasts up to 3 months.
  4. Goldfish don’t have a stomach.
  5. If a goldfish is left in the dark it will turn almost white.
  6. Despite internet rumours, a pregnant goldfish is not called a twat.
  7. “Jaws” is the most common name given to pet goldfish by their owners.
  8. Goldfish can recognize different human voices.
  9. Goldfish can recognize different human faces.
  10. Goldfish can be trained in synchronized swimming.

And, on a side note, turning 19 was much better than turning 18. I had a lot more fun, and spent the day with people I love, and people who love me. Thanks for the birthday wishes everyone!


  1. Hey, this is pretty cool! Happy belated (:

  2. Where's the food go if they don't have a stomach?!
    Happy late birthday. I'm glad to hear that it was a good one.