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  1. Default Weirdest Platy Poop I have ever seen


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    Folks, take a look at the video I linked below. I don't know what is going on, but all my other fish are doing completely fine. When I looked at it today, it is moving around and eating just fine. It does have some odd colored poop from time to time, but not as out of the world as this. I fed it some mashed green peas to help in case it was going through any trouble. Notice the odd bubbly texture all the way towards the end, what the heck is that? I don't think it's an air bubble because it stood there the entire time the poop was clinged on to him. I feed all my fish a variety of different food, but as far as flakes it is either Ken's flakes or New Life Spectrum.

    55 gallon tank
    Eheim 2217 Canister Filter
    Aqueon 30 Power Filter

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    Internal parasites can sometimes cause thing like this to happen, although the color of the poop would typically be lighter

    You might want to consider treating with a anti-parasitic med if the peas do not help
    If you take your time to do the research FIRST, you can successfully set-up and keep ANY type of aquarium with ease.
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    thanks for the brisket instructions!  yum - RiversGirl Hope you have a great Memorial Day ;-) - steeler58 Singin in the rain.. just singin in the rain... - showmebutterfly for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 
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    I guess I'm going to skip breakfast this morning, lol.....

    Good advice from Cliff, though
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    Nice.... Slap wishes that was the only thing coming out of his platy. lol
    Increasing your biodiversity increases your stability.

    You know what this tank needs? ........................ Crypts.

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    thanks for the brisket instructions!  yum - RiversGirl Hope you have a great Memorial Day ;-) - steeler58 Singin in the rain.. just singin in the rain... - showmebutterfly for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 for passing 22,000 without breking a sweat ;-) - steeler58 
    Thanks for the rep :) - steeler58 Happy Dad's day indeed ;-) - steeler58 Happy Father's Day! - BluewaterBoof Thanks for all the thumbs up! - fishkeeper4 Share a drink for the new betta :| - Boundava 
    Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - steeler58 Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - steeler58 Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - aquariumlover10 Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - gronlaura Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - SeaLady 

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    Quote Originally Posted by Compass View Post
    Nice.... Slap wishes that was the only thing coming out of his platy. lol
    You can say that again....
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    What are you feeding? It doesn't look much like an intestinal parasite symptom to me.

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