Guy Makes A Cork Wheelchair To Help His Dying Fish Swim Upright, And It’s Genius

This is probably the most adorable wheel chair we’ve ever seen. When a goldfish couldn’t keep herself afloat, her owner decided to take matters into their own hands and create a ‘goldfish wheelchair.’ Yup — these things do exist. ‘Fish wheelchairs’ help fish swim as they recover from any infections they may be suffering from.


This owner rigged a cork and harness


These infections cause them to suffer buoyancy issues and are caused by a wide variety of reasons. The condition is called “tenpuki” disease, which is synonymous with “capsized.” Luckily, there won’t be any fish capsizing in this tank.

Here’s one with tube piping




Check it out in action below

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