Its newly grown legs prevent it from running. It appears to prefer swimming over trying to stand.
This card was included in the Base Set with artwork by Ken Sugimori, first released in the Japanese Expansion Pack. In Japan, this card was reprinted with artwork by Hiroyuki Sasaki, one of five winning entries of the CoroCoro Pokémon SnapBest Photo Contest held in Spring 1999. This print has a camera graphic where an expansion symbol normally would be and text on the bottom right reads: Best Photo Contest Winners Prize Card. This print is extremely rare and the exact number in existence is unknown. The Base Set print was later reprinted in the Squirtle Deck of the Japanese Intro Pack and in the Base Set 2 expansion.