fish breathing rapidly

  1. dano569

    dano569 Member Member

    Messages:
    230
    Ratings:
    +0
    what makes fish breath rapidly? :-\
     

  2. Gunnie

    Gunnie Well Known Member Member

    Messages:
    3,053
    Ratings:
    +1
    Some kind of stress usually. When they can't breathe and stay near the top of the water, they usually have rapid breathing. They also do this when they are being terrorized by another fish in the tank. I'm sure there are other examples.
     

  3. OP
    OP
    dano569

    dano569 Member Member

    Messages:
    230
    Ratings:
    +0
    thanks!!!!!! 8)
     
  4. Jason

    Jason Well Known Member Member

    Messages:
    829
    Ratings:
    +0
    They are also symtoms of diseases such as skin & gill flukes, fungal gill rot, Ammonia & Nitrite Poisoning, Poisoning in general, Slime diseases and Velet.

    And lack of oxygen in the water
     

Share This Page