Goldie, star of Nat Geo WILD’s Fish Bowl, is a fish out of water. Casted and reeled-in to be the main attraction. As her first big gig, she is absolutely thrilled and anxious. She’s been waiting her whole life for a big opportunity like this and her dream is to be the next big thing!
WHO: A star waiting to shine. New to the entertainment biz. Goldie is a bit of a diva, but excited and anxious to make a splash!
WHAT: She thought she was going to be on during the Big Game… and didn't realize that she was going to be on during the Big Game…
WHEN: During Football's Biggest Game
WHERE: In a Fish Bowl
WHY: We wanted to blow the competition out of the water…
WHO ARE YOU ROOTING FOR, GOLDIE?: I think I’m rooting for Denver… since I've never had a problem with a Bronco, plus there’s something about the color orange that I like.
I absolutely loveee the Fish Bowl! It's definitely genius and adorable! I hope to see it again next year!
"For anyone who has seen a goldfish in a bowl, the one this you probably remember is seeing the goldfish breathing rather heavily near the surface of the water. This is because the goldfish was suffocating. The oxygen in the water had been quickly used up, leaving the fish no choice but to hang near the surface and gulf for air. This is not good for your fish." Gregory Skomal, PhD, Goldfish 2008.
"Just Say No to Bowls! Goldfish should not be kept in bowls. I'm going to repeat that. Goldfish should not be kept in bowls…A single goldfish should never have less than 10 gallons of water…Goldfish kept in bowls, however will be silky and will never live long enough to grow to anything near full size." David E. Boruchowitz, Aquarium Care of Goldfish, 2009.