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    [QUOTE=Looks terrible, there's that sore-looking spot, he is pale like I've never seen, and his tail looks torn up...he's currently swimming around lethargically, the other guppy is hanging around him like he always does, but not harrassing him or anything


    Any ideas what the heck that was/is?[/QUOTE]

    Just got finished treating my tank for the same thing. Lost 5 guppies and an old cardinal tetra over 5 days before I caught on it was not fin nipping induced. Did a ton of reading. Came to the conclusion it was a bacterial and fungal infection. I treated with Furan 2 and paraguard for seven days and a ton of tank cleaning, water changes and increased circulation. I learned "fin rot" can be a symptom, not a disease. Look into Saprolegnia if the problem persists.

    Hope I could help. :-)
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    Quote Originally Posted by cm12setx View Post
    sorry to hear about the guppy.
    Thanks buddy, I appreciate it

    Quote Originally Posted by fishmommie View Post
    Sorry about the guppy Matt. Never a good time.
    I seem to be losing Junior too. Looks like my original instincts were right :o(
    Oh gosh, thanks for the condolences Cindy, but what's wrong with Junior?...sorry if I missed a post about it, crazy day as usual around here...I'm trying to catch up on all of my friend's threads right now

    Quote Originally Posted by Casie View Post
    Just got finished treating my tank for the same thing. Lost 5 guppies and an old cardinal tetra over 5 days before I caught on it was not fin nipping induced. Did a ton of reading. Came to the conclusion it was a bacterial and fungal infection. I treated with Furan 2 and paraguard for seven days and a ton of tank cleaning, water changes and increased circulation. I learned "fin rot" can be a symptom, not a disease. Look into Saprolegnia if the problem persists.

    Hope I could help. :-)
    Thanks so much Casie, that's what I was afraid of, but I haven't even bought meds yet...this tank has a long history, and I am semi-concerned about the remaining fish, but I'm hoping this was an isolated incident

    I'm keeping a sharp eye on the remaining 2 platys, the lone guppy, and Henry...everything seems fine for now
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    Sorry about the guppy, Matt. That's a shame. Looked like he got a pretty severe case pretty quickly. For the future, I've had good results with Fungus Guard. Heard good things about Paraguard, as well.
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    Thanks Kev, I'm going to check which meds Petsmart keeps when I go get my otos, and grab something then
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    I’m so sorry to hear that you and Lauren have lost a guppy.

    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    This is one I'm saving for Riversgirl, hope the shell stays this pretty yellow...I like the mottled look of it's body
    You are so kind, Matt. My kids and I are SUPER excited, too!
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    Thanks Rivers, and no prob wwith the snails!...there's a couple of them that the shells are appearing to stay mostly yellow...but only a few with the cream colored bodies...

    I'll have them for awhile, at least until you can get yours...my yellow swirl one I'm putting into the 40B eventually is getting big, hopefully getting big enough before long to be able to out run the assassins, lol
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    Supposed to be a Neon but looks more like a Cardinal :) - steeler58 Thanks for the rep!! - steeler58 It's Miller time! - Taurus A hot toddy for your crude. :-) - Taurus After all that help I owe you a beer! - Richard Peche 
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    A baby step closer to the overhaul of the 10G

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    I can't wait!!
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    Supposed to be a Neon but looks more like a Cardinal :) - steeler58 Thanks for the rep!! - steeler58 It's Miller time! - Taurus A hot toddy for your crude. :-) - Taurus After all that help I owe you a beer! - Richard Peche 
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    LOL, me either...just need the glass canopy and the LED, and we can go for it

    Lee, it's crazy that Lauren and me haven't really sat down and discussed the fish we are interested in or thinking about adding...you'd think during summer break we'd have more time together, but now we're never home at the same time, lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    LOL, me either...just need the glass canopy and the LED, and we can go for it

    Lee, it's crazy that Lauren and me haven't really sat down and discussed the fish we are interested in or thinking about adding...you'd think during summer break we'd have more time together, but now we're never home at the same time, lol
    Hmm, was going to ask what the stocking plan is but.. kinda answered my question.. lol.
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