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    I am new to this forum just wondering if anybody can help me, i bought this fish on the picture from Pets at Home, (Fri 10th Aug), this weekend (Sun 19th Aug) it as started coming out with these black spots, Just wondering if anybody knows what these are thanks.
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    Thank you, do you know what this meant be.

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    Sometimes it can be helpful to know more about your set-up.

    Like how you cycled your tank and what your current water parameters are (ammoina, nitrite, nitrate and pH)
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    This appears to be diplopstomiasis or black spot disease which is common in pond raised fish. It is easily treated with formalin based medication.
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    Diplopstomiasis looks like little black dots. these
    wider spots look more like ammonia burns.

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    Thanks for the replies how would i resolve this problem thanks.

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