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    Female Fw Attacking Male

    So ive had 2 FW in a 350L for a about 2 or 3 months now. Had no problems at all when i boughtt them. Id say now they are 4 or 5months old max. Now the female has had her second attemot at laying eggs and has become extremely violent against the male. Even when the eggs are gone or eaten she...
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    Fish Tb? I Have Alot Going On I Dont Understand

    Ya my money would be on tetra disease but got stuff from America so itll sort out the tank. I don't go by what shops do but livebeares have been breed for years in ireland in our water with no problems. I do note that yes they would prefer alkaline hard water but I've never had a problem with...
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    Fish Tb? I Have Alot Going On I Dont Understand

    so my parameters have been the same since i set up the tank about 3 years now, amonia nitrite and nitrate are all 0 or close to 0. the ph is 6.8 and no swings with it at all. Its a 200L tank with mollies swordtails tetra and guppies, 4 cory and a pleco. Its not over stocked at all especially...
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    Fish Tb? I Have Alot Going On I Dont Understand

    Hey everyone, I want to cut a long story short by going back a few months to when i discovered an infestation of snails in my tank thanks to some moss I bought. Then a few months later I seen some of my fish had callamanus worms. I treated them according to the medicine and it worked fine, or so...
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    Clown Loach Rapid Breathing Suddenly

    I tested with the master kit and nothing out of the normal showed up.. I am 4 clowns down 1 left whis breathing is back to normal from what I can see. That external filter was only ever on that tank and done a fish less cycle before I added to it. It's strange to say the least. None of the other...
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    Clown Loach Rapid Breathing Suddenly

    As I said before I have a tank for when they grow out. As for ammonia poisoning there wasn't any spike and water parameters are fine even before the 80% change. I know the size clowns get to and are very slow growing. Sponges run in all my tanks. There perfect for the job as long as water...
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    Clown Loach Rapid Breathing Suddenly

    Its 200L had a tank ready for them when they grew out a bit more they were only small. Ah it was tapeworm in the discus tank which the meds worked. Salt was for there slime coat. As for feeding.. they were algea eaters so 1 algea wafer every day or 2 days for the plecos and some bloodwork for...
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    Clown Loach Rapid Breathing Suddenly

    I'm using test strips at the moment I do have an api test kit but only take it out if the strips come up with something that needs further looking into.. prime is in date and I washed the sponge in aquarium water before putting it into the clowns tank. Weird thing is 1 clown died not to long ago...
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    Clown Loach Rapid Breathing Suddenly

    Hey everyone. So 2 days ago I swapped out my external filter and replaced it with a sponge fully cycled from my discus tank but my clown loach have been breathing really heavy, are no longer in a group together and 1 is lying flat on his side. I'm really stumped as to what went wrong. That's the...
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    Flowerhorn Extremely Bloated

    I'll double check the characteristics of the short bodied FW and see but I'm fairly confident it's not although it would explain the shape
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    Flowerhorn Extremely Bloated

    No he seems to be to long to be short bodied and usually that shop is fairly good at saying the different varieties they have this was just classed as a flowerhorn not short bodied
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    Flowerhorn Extremely Bloated

    Ya I have pics here. I have eha ndx here at the house but trying to get a different wormer is a pain none of the local stores stock any but I also have disease away.
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    Flowerhorn Extremely Bloated

    Hey guys so I bought a male and female flowerhorn around a month ago and everything was great except his belly would get very swollen so we tried fasting and feeding peas. Now hes very active, eats well, poops including a pea I had fed him but yet his belly never really went down. He has some...
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    Help Please Red Gills Red Anus

    I dunno maybe internal parasite but last thing I need is to lose the community tank and I'm no closer to an answer. I'll continue with garlic and dose for internal parasite and see
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    Help Please Red Gills Red Anus

    Feed them flakes. Just molly guppy tetra a pleco and 2 cory.. no female betta. 0 and 5 are the other readings the test kit I have gives the reading from 0 to 0.25 the colour is more 0 but hard to tell as there nearly the same shade




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