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    1 Not allowed!
    The stress of moving him over may do more harm than just watching and waiting, and fresh clean water.

    I'd just leave things be as they are.
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    1 Not allowed!
    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    The stress of moving him over may do more harm than just watching and waiting, and fresh clean water.

    I'd just leave things be as they are.
    Copy that. I haven’t moved him yet so I’lol leave it as is for now. At what point would you move it over if any?
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    TBH, I wouldn't move it until it passes...
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    0 Not allowed!
    Lost one the other day and have two others that aren’t looking so hot. They are all the glow fish danios that I’ve had for like 3 months or so.

    Additionally I tested water parameters today and noticed that my ammonia was registering. Not a lot by definitely registering. I dosed with prime and will do another water change soon but I’m a littler curious as to why this happened. The only thing I can think of is that maybe I cleaned the media a little to much last weekend. I used old tank water like normal I just got it Kesner than usual. Thoughts?
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    Bump bump.
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    3 Not allowed!
    They may have been just weak stock...try buying your next fish from a different source

    As long as you clean your media in old tank (or new treated) water, and never allow it to dry out, you shouldn't lose any BB

    Maybe the fish deaths caused an ammonia spike, rotting carcasses can do that
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    They may have been just weak stock...try buying your next fish from a different source

    As long as you clean your media in old tank (or new treated) water, and never allow it to dry out, you shouldn't lose any BB

    Maybe the fish deaths caused an ammonia spike, rotting carcasses can do that
    All the other fish from there have been great I suppose 4 out of 26 being bad isn’t terrible.

    I mean the dead ones were in there no more than a couple of hours but I guess I have no other explanation for it.
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    4 out of 26 isn't bad

    Yeah, 2 small danios in a tank that size shouldn't have caused an issue, especially since you got them out soon after they died

    You're not overfeeding, correct?
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    Good point @Slaphppy7 overfeeding is really easy to do when you have that many little fish in the tank since you want to make sure they all get their fair share.

    With a little ammonia in the tank it might have just stressed those fish out enough to cause the deaths. Maybe they were older and couldn't handle the small spike like the others. Either way i would watch the rest of your fish closely for a couple of weeks just to make sure this isn't the start of a mass die off.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    4 out of 26 isn't bad

    Yeah, 2 small danios in a tank that size shouldn't have caused an issue, especially since you got them out soon after they died

    You're not overfeeding, correct?
    I’ve been feeding the same way for 6 months now. A pinch of generic flakes a pinch of spirulina which the danio and serpae eat within a minute or two and then once all the lights are out I put in about 2 pellets broken into pieces for the cories to get. Then I usually skip one day per week and then once a month I skip 2 days when we are at the hospital. This seems correct right?
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