Sharks need to keep swimming to breathe
That’s him in a nutshell.
I have to say, I have been that lazy at times……..too comfy to move.
Don’t be caught off the California coast with that straw! Even the PETA folks will murder you.
I suspect this is how a lot of whales & other large marine life get beached. I saw a vid on YouTube of a baby Orca that got beached on some rocks at low tide. Ppl had to keep it wet for several hrs till high tide came back in.