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    Profile for redtail catfish, which can grow to 5 feet long.

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    I'm aware of how big they grow. I have a friend with a pond of different cats which he will be going into once we aren't able to house him and accommodate his needs anymore. Thanks for the link.

    Would be nice to have some helpful advice on this forum instead of constant criticism. :/

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bonniedoodle View Post
    I'm aware of how big they grow. I have a friend with a pond of different cats which he will be going into once we aren't able to house him and accommodate his needs anymore. Thanks for the link.

    Would be nice to have some helpful advice on this forum instead of constant criticism. :/
    I see in another post you have an oscar with a bruise - and this post about a catfish that is acting "weird". Yet you have not posted any exact water parameters (ammonia, nitrites, nitrates, pH, dGH) as requested so members can try to help your fish. Many times when fish get injured or are not acting right, it is because of the environment they live in.
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    Before the water change earlier, everything was at recommended levels. Except for my ammonia was a wee but high. Did the water change, ammonia is at about .6 and my ph is a little too acidic, what can I do to bring those down?

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    The recommended levels are 0 ammonia, 0 nitrite and under 20 ppm nitrate.
    if you are not at those levels, keep up the water changes. presence of ammonia or nitrite can indicate an uncycled tank.
    as mentioned, knowing the exact values of your water parameters would help a lot. " fine " is very vague. as mentioned,
    an established aquarium should not contain any detectable ammonia nor nitrite. many pet stores claim that higher levels of ammonia7nitrite are absolutely fine, but they
    aren't, which is why we always ask for numbers instead of "within recommended levels" or "fine".

    Good luck.
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    I just read over my last post, I meant the opposite, the water ph is at about 7-8

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    We could suppose the OP cannot give accurate levels of ammonia, nitrite, nitrate, ph, etc because test "strips" for the most part are not a reliable measure of tank water parameters.

    Ammonia a "wee bit high"? In a cycled tank, there should be no ammonia.

    I would suggest purchasing a liquid test kit to the OP. Post the results from it. Then we will go from there.
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    What kind of water test would be best? What type to buy?

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    Just an API testing kit

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    most members here use the API master test kit. it contains the tests
    most essential (pH, ammonia, nitrite, nitrate) and is quite commonly found.

    EDIT: Andrews got there before me...

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