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    0 Not allowed!
    My beloved big oscar is dying
    from finrot
    i added a new fish 2 weeks ago
    my water was fine
    but a day ago my water had a bacteria bloom
    from a dying plant

    i placed him in my quarantine tank that i set up a couple weeks ago along with my other oscar
    that water turned not clear kinda brownish
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    heres a picture of the oscar having fin rot and his friend thats fine

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    Is your QT tank cycled ?

    If yes, I would suggest treating with Paraguard.

    What are the water parameters in your main tank and are any other fish showing the same symptoms ?
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    So you have two Oscars in a quarantine tank? What size is that tank? One Oscar should not be in a tank smaller than 75 gallon. I can't see what the fish has all over him but he needs some immediate help and he doesn't need the stress of being with another fish in an uncycled tank, either. I can't tell from the photo if he has a parasite or if this is wounds from fighting. Doesn't look like fin rot to me, tho. Looks like parasites and wounds to me.

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