Aquarium Forum
 


Menu
  · Tropical Fish Home
· Fish News
· Aquarium Forum
· Calculators
· Free Aquarium Ebook
· Feedback
· Photo gallery
· Plant species
· Tropica Plant DB
Tropical fish species
· By Common name
· By Scientific name
Tropical Marine fish
· By Common name
· By Scientific name

Articles
  · African Cichlids
· Algae Control
· Aquarium Decoration
· Aquarium Resources
· Aquatic Plants
· Barb Fish
· Betta Fish
· Breeding Fish
· Catfish
· Central American Cichlids
· Cichlids
· Clownfish
· Corals
· Corydoras Catfish
· Discus Fish
· Dwarf Cichlids
· Fish Diseases
· Frogs and Turtles
· Goby Fish
· Goldfish
· Gourami
· Invertebrates
· Jellyfish
· Killiefish
· Lake Victoria Cichlids
· Livebearers
· Malawi Cichlids
· Marine Aquariums
· Marine Aquarium Fish
· Other Fish
· Pleco
· Predatory Fish
· Photography
· Pond Fish
· Responsible Fish Keeping
· Rainbow Fish
· Shark Fish
· South American Cichlids
· Tanganyika Cichlids
· Tetra Fish
· Tropical Fish Food

User Tag List

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 14
  1. #1

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Den Haag, Netherlands
    Posts
    71

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Default Not sure what this is...


    0 Not allowed!
    ok, have been trying to figure out what this is,
    one of my angelfish had what appeared to be a would on his nose,
    I have tried to take a few pics of it but they are not brilliant






    He doesn't appear to be in any discomfort. or stress, the other other one ( the female ) always accompanies him and he carries on the slight bullying of her as he always has. He's not lethargic and he's not off his food.
    There appears to be no signs of anything else on any other fish.

    I will try to get a few more pics soon.

    anyone have any rough ideas

    I went through
    http://www.fishdeals.com/fish_diseas...sdisease.shtml

    but nothing really seems appropriate...

    he;s had the marks on the nose for quite a while now ( 3-4 weeks I guess ) with no difference, only noticed some white marks on the lower fin this weekend.



    Sean

  2. #2

    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Cadillac, MI
    Posts
    42,932

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Member of the month, a toast is in order. - Strider199   Sorry about your blood parrot :-( - ~firefly~   For this; http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aquariumforum/showthread.php?t=111325 - Strider199   :-) - ~firefly~   Happy mother's day! Enjoy one on me LOL - imma24   
    Childhood Cancer - hobbs   World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - hobbs   Myasthenia Gravis - Ovarian Cancer - Sexual Assault - Substance Abuse - Lady Hobbs   Bone Marrow Donation - Childhood Depression - Depression - Environment - Eye Injury Prevention - Glaucoma - Kidney Cancer - Kidney Disease - Kidney Transplantation - Leukemia - Lyme Disease - Mental Retardation - Missing Children - Organ Donation - T - Lady Hobbs   Arthritis - Child Abuse - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Dystonia - Education - Free Speech - Interstitial Cystitis - ME/CFIDS - Reye's Syndrome - Save the Music - Teens Against Smoking - Victim's Rights - Water Quality - Lady Hobbs   

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    He has a bit of fungus. You will have to treat it with Metafix to see if that will clear it up. I currently as treating a bala shark for the same thing around it's mouth.......mouth fungus.

  3. #3

    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Maryland
    Posts
    1,209

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Welcome Back! - Lady Hobbs   Welcome back to AC--again! - jeffs99dime   
    Cultural Diversity - Hunger - Leukemia - Lupus - Melanoma - Racial Tolerance - Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome - Self Injury - jman   Alzheimer's - Crohn's & Colitis - Cystic Fibrosis - Domestic Violence - Fibromyalgia - Leimyosarcoma - Lupus - jman   

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    i was planning to get the bala shark today what do you feed it?

  4. #4

    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Cadillac, MI
    Posts
    42,932

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Member of the month, a toast is in order. - Strider199   Sorry about your blood parrot :-( - ~firefly~   For this; http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aquariumforum/showthread.php?t=111325 - Strider199   :-) - ~firefly~   Happy mother's day! Enjoy one on me LOL - imma24   
    Childhood Cancer - hobbs   World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - hobbs   Myasthenia Gravis - Ovarian Cancer - Sexual Assault - Substance Abuse - Lady Hobbs   Bone Marrow Donation - Childhood Depression - Depression - Environment - Eye Injury Prevention - Glaucoma - Kidney Cancer - Kidney Disease - Kidney Transplantation - Leukemia - Lyme Disease - Mental Retardation - Missing Children - Organ Donation - T - Lady Hobbs   Arthritis - Child Abuse - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Dystonia - Education - Free Speech - Interstitial Cystitis - ME/CFIDS - Reye's Syndrome - Save the Music - Teens Against Smoking - Victim's Rights - Water Quality - Lady Hobbs   

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    There is nothing they don't eat. Mine eat zucchini and romane lettuce. Algae pellets, all kinds of flake food and dried blood worms. They really love those blood worms.

    Just be aware that they can get very large and are very fast. If you think that gal at the pet store was slow catching those danio's, watch out for these guys. They are also jumpers so keep the tank covered but they get between 8-12 inches.

  5. #5

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    NEW JERSEY
    Posts
    16,911

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Merry Christmas! - ~firefly~   Merry Christmas - Cliff   Merry Christmas my friend! - Taurus   Merry Christmas - mommy1   Happy New Year! - Slaphppy7   
    Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - jeffs99dime   World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - jeffs99dime   

  6. #6

    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Cadillac, MI
    Posts
    42,932

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Member of the month, a toast is in order. - Strider199   Sorry about your blood parrot :-( - ~firefly~   For this; http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aquariumforum/showthread.php?t=111325 - Strider199   :-) - ~firefly~   Happy mother's day! Enjoy one on me LOL - imma24   
    Childhood Cancer - hobbs   World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - hobbs   Myasthenia Gravis - Ovarian Cancer - Sexual Assault - Substance Abuse - Lady Hobbs   Bone Marrow Donation - Childhood Depression - Depression - Environment - Eye Injury Prevention - Glaucoma - Kidney Cancer - Kidney Disease - Kidney Transplantation - Leukemia - Lyme Disease - Mental Retardation - Missing Children - Organ Donation - T - Lady Hobbs   Arthritis - Child Abuse - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Dystonia - Education - Free Speech - Interstitial Cystitis - ME/CFIDS - Reye's Syndrome - Save the Music - Teens Against Smoking - Victim's Rights - Water Quality - Lady Hobbs   

    Default jman


    0 Not allowed!
    If you get a bala, please make sure you have enough room for him. They are constantly on the move and are very, very fast and also like to be with their own kind. They actually do best with a group of 6 but mine are fine with just the two of them. You will not get young from them as they don't breed in captivity.

    I had to remove my one from the hospital tank today where I had him with that mouth fungus. He was slamming back and forth into the glass (not helping his mouth any that way) and last night I could hear him jumping and slamming into the lid of the tank.

    He had a terrible week in that small aquarium and remained stressed to the max constantly. Mouth fungus is not gone but I put him back in the large tank today.

    I really would not recommend balas to anyone simple due to the huge size they get and their constant energy. I don't like that they control the tank size constantly. I would like to move some fish around but it always comes back to these two balas I have.

  7. #7

    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Maryland
    Posts
    1,209

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Welcome Back! - Lady Hobbs   Welcome back to AC--again! - jeffs99dime   
    Cultural Diversity - Hunger - Leukemia - Lupus - Melanoma - Racial Tolerance - Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome - Self Injury - jman   Alzheimer's - Crohn's & Colitis - Cystic Fibrosis - Domestic Violence - Fibromyalgia - Leimyosarcoma - Lupus - jman   

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    no problem i have plenty of space and since they are garbage disposels lol they will be fine.

  8. #8

    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Cadillac, MI
    Posts
    42,932

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Member of the month, a toast is in order. - Strider199   Sorry about your blood parrot :-( - ~firefly~   For this; http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aquariumforum/showthread.php?t=111325 - Strider199   :-) - ~firefly~   Happy mother's day! Enjoy one on me LOL - imma24   
    Childhood Cancer - hobbs   World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - hobbs   Myasthenia Gravis - Ovarian Cancer - Sexual Assault - Substance Abuse - Lady Hobbs   Bone Marrow Donation - Childhood Depression - Depression - Environment - Eye Injury Prevention - Glaucoma - Kidney Cancer - Kidney Disease - Kidney Transplantation - Leukemia - Lyme Disease - Mental Retardation - Missing Children - Organ Donation - T - Lady Hobbs   Arthritis - Child Abuse - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Dystonia - Education - Free Speech - Interstitial Cystitis - ME/CFIDS - Reye's Syndrome - Save the Music - Teens Against Smoking - Victim's Rights - Water Quality - Lady Hobbs   

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    I wish I could stick a stamp on my two and mail them to you! I do love to watch them and they never stop moving. Very active and play together all the time.

    The one with the fungus went back in the larger tank but this just won't work. I can't treat it there. It actually looks to me like he knocked the end of his nose off! I think he might have slammed into a decoration I had in the tank so whether he can be saved is or not I don't know.

  9. #9

    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Maryland
    Posts
    1,209

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Welcome Back! - Lady Hobbs   Welcome back to AC--again! - jeffs99dime   
    Cultural Diversity - Hunger - Leukemia - Lupus - Melanoma - Racial Tolerance - Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome - Self Injury - jman   Alzheimer's - Crohn's & Colitis - Cystic Fibrosis - Domestic Violence - Fibromyalgia - Leimyosarcoma - Lupus - jman   

    Talking


    0 Not allowed!
    don't ever hesitate to send meeeeee!!!!! fish i'll be glad to take them even my biggest tanks have space and if my tanks here don't have anymore room there are a couple of tanks at a friends house that are good.

  10. #10

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    NEW JERSEY
    Posts
    16,911

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Merry Christmas! - ~firefly~   Merry Christmas - Cliff   Merry Christmas my friend! - Taurus   Merry Christmas - mommy1   Happy New Year! - Slaphppy7   
    Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - jeffs99dime   World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - jeffs99dime   

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    Quote Originally Posted by jman
    don't ever hesitate to send meeeeee!!!!! fish i'll be glad to take them even my biggest tanks have space and if my tanks here don't have anymore room there are a couple of tanks at a friends house that are good.
    want to send me some of your tanks? lol

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •