Guppie With Fin Rot?

Frani

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i have a guppy that I think has fin rot or maybe something else? There has been no nipping. Water perimeters are .0 ammonia .0 nitrite 10 nitrate. Is this fin rot? I got him at a petsmart so it could be anything. He is the whiteish pinkish one in the photos.
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It's hard to see in the photos, its tail shape could be due to a lot of nipping, but it definitely looks wasted away in the second image. I would say fin rot is a likely possibility. Is it rubbing against anything, or acting lethargic?
 
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He’s not rubbing against anything or acting sluggish, he is very active. He is in a community tank so would you recommend treating the whole tank?
 

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You could, it depends on the medication though. However the best way to get the meds to actually work is to put the fish in a quarantine tank while you're treating it. I'd recommend aquarium salt, since the infection seems quite mild. Don't use it for too long though, 7 days is the maximum imo. Make sure to do frequent water changes in the quarantine as well.
 

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Yup, as long as the water is fine and you have proper equipment it should work. Make sure the water is somewhat cold to fight harmful bacteria growth.
 
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