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  1. Thread: My very sick fish

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    Found this interesting method for catching fish....

    Found this interesting method for catching fish. We'll see if it works for my Bloodfin. They are so high-strung and easily spooked. But they're also very curious, especially about food.

    It will...
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    Okay, thanks. FYI I didn't set up a QT tank...

    Okay, thanks. FYI I didn't set up a QT tank because the Bloodfins and Corys were my first fish, and I haven't had a problem until now.

    I tried, but could not net this fish. I may just euthanize...
  3. Thread: My very sick fish

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    Finished the two treatments of Kanaplex and...

    Finished the two treatments of Kanaplex and Furan-2. Very little difference. :banghead:

    Next on directions is water change.

    Pre-water change: ammonia 0---nitrites 0---nitrates 0

    :ambulance: ...
  4. Thread: My very sick fish

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    I will, thanks!

    I will, thanks!
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    Jana in Las Vegas is okay

    Hi, yes I am okay. Just broken-hearted over this horrific tragedy.

    Thank you for thinking of me. :malelovies:
  6. Thread: My very sick fish

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    Started on Furan-2 and Kanaplex last night (had...

    Started on Furan-2 and Kanaplex last night (had both on hand).
  7. Thread: My very sick fish

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    FISS: Fish is still sick

    FISS: Fish is still sick (one tough fish)
    --white ring around caudal peduncle/saddle area, with black spot at the bottom
    --head is opaque, with pop eyes, and white mass in lower jaw
    --breathing a...
  8. Thread: My very sick fish

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    Cool. Thanks!

    Cool. Thanks!
  9. Thread: My very sick fish

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    fish is still sick

    The Bloodfin Tetra is still alive. What a tough guy. None of the other fish are showing symptoms. I think it might be columnaris, so I would like to keep trying to heal him. I tried netting him--no...
  10. Thread: Shrimp Adventures

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    Hi. My amanos love cucumber, pears, peaches and...

    Hi. My amanos love cucumber, pears, peaches and tangerines. Grapes were a no go. I crosshatch cut all one side with the skin still on the other, and small it around a bit, then turn it the other side...
  11. Thread: My very sick fish

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    Okay, I will discontinue the StressGuard. ...

    Okay, I will discontinue the StressGuard.

    Could you please tell me again the parameters of frequency and percentage of WC that can be done the same day and how many days in a row? Thanks, as...
  12. Thread: My very sick fish

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    UPDATE OMG trying to look at a specific Tetra...

    UPDATE

    OMG trying to look at a specific Tetra for more than a split second is a PAIN. A JOKE. A DESTROYER OF HUBRIS.

    BUT...the Bloodfin/anisitsi looks better this am. Yay! Head less...
  13. Thread: My very sick fish

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    Yes, stirred substrate, then nitrite spikes, is...

    Yes, stirred substrate, then nitrite spikes, is pretty straightforward. Another lesson in the life of a newbie. After daily water changes, the nitrites were finally zero on 9/21, though the ammonia...
  14. Thread: My very sick fish

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    Yes the timing is having stirred some compacted...

    Yes the timing is having stirred some compacted sand underneath the substrate, then nitrite spikes. So it appears that's what started it. So far it's only the one fish affected, I am keeping a close...
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    Hi, substrate is 1.5" to 2". I keep the temp...

    Hi, substrate is 1.5" to 2". I keep the temp around 79, give or take a degree.

    On 9/15 I thoroughly stirred my substrate, (after I took the old resin DW out), to more thoroughly mix up my...
  16. Thread: My very sick fish

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    I thought Prazipro was just for parasites, and I...

    I thought Prazipro was just for parasites, and I didn't have a diagnosis for the fish yet, so I didn't know what to use.

    The ParaGuard versus Prazipro decision I referred to was in the past, with...
  17. Thread: My very sick fish

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    Hi, I started my build on 4/18. I did a long...

    Hi, I started my build on 4/18. I did a long fishless cycle to get things very stable.

    I purchased my Bloodfins on 6/9 from my LFS. It was clean and had lots of marine and reef stuff (generally a...
  18. Thread: My very sick fish

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    Yes I start the WC by putting some of the old...

    Yes I start the WC by putting some of the old water into a bucket to rinse out media, filter, etc.

    Then of course I am very careful to dose with the full tank amount of Prime before refilling the...
  19. Thread: My very sick fish

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    Hmmm... I forgot to mention I put all new plants...

    Hmmm... I forgot to mention I put all new plants in. That would have done it, stirring up the substrate. Yes?
  20. Thread: My very sick fish

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    My very sick fish

    Hi my fish is still sick, he seems to be deteriorating. Mac suggested I would do better to get some experienced advice before starting on medications. I'm hoping someone can help.

    Note: I just...
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    Yes I'm looking forward to a happier doggy!

    Yes I'm looking forward to a happier doggy!
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    Hi Angel, my fish is doing better, thank...

    Hi Angel, my fish is doing better, thank goodness. He responded right away to the initial dose of ParaGuard I gave him. Either that, or it cleared up on its own.

    I still have so much to learn,...
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    :02cents: It takes a significant amount of...

    :02cents:

    It takes a significant amount of energy to digest food. If the food isn't high nutrition and/or easily digestible, the benefits of ingestion may be cancelled out, or actually take more...
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    Thanks, yes it's a huge relief for me. When...

    Thanks, yes it's a huge relief for me.

    When he told me, he told me how much the food cost. He wasn't convinced. I said, that's because it is real food. How much does it cost to buy real food for...
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    Thanks Mac, I value your experience and advice....

    Thanks Mac, I value your experience and advice. Doing another water test, and going to LFS now to buy Stress Coat.

    I guess running the situation by more experienced folks is more important than...
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