Results 1 to 2 of 2
Thread: Sick Calico Pond Comet
01-24-2006, 05:33 PM #1Junior Member Guppy
- Join Date
- Jan 2006
Sick Calico Pond Comet
What is the normal life span of "true" pond comets?
I have had a calico pond comet named Neptune for 11 years. In the last two years he has been having recurring episodes of fungus, gil disease, etc. I have tried many medications. Nothing seems to end the cycle.
I am worried he is suffering. Please help.
01-25-2006, 08:05 AM #2
They can live to be 30-40 years or even older even if most never get to that age.
The age of your fish shouldn't be the source of the problem but it is possible that some infection has caused the fish to have worse overall health making it easier for new infections to infect it.
By Full3R in forum PondsReplies: 8Last Post: 09-18-2006, 07:36 AM
By Full3R in forum Other speciesReplies: 2Last Post: 09-17-2006, 02:13 PM
By Tonys46 in forum Beginner FreshwaterReplies: 1Last Post: 08-20-2006, 03:07 PM
By MagickFish in forum Beginner FreshwaterReplies: 2Last Post: 08-10-2006, 07:09 AM