Gourami On Side Help

Discussion in 'Freshwater Fish and Invertebrates' started by ALLIROO, Apr 14, 2018.


    ALLIROO Valued Member Member

    I have a dwarf hoirami who is lay by on its side, apparently for about two days is what I was told (I was out of town for a week) is there anything I can do to help him? He’s still breathing IMG_2451.JPG
  2. DoubleDutch

    DoubleDutch Fishlore Legend Member

    He is near to dead.
  3. _IceFyre_

    _IceFyre_ Well Known Member Member

    You could try scooping out and putting him in a container with a lower water level so he can breathe easier. Unfortunately laying on the side in DGs is common sign of iridovirus, which is very common and 100% fatal.

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