How to euthanize fish

Discussion in 'Freshwater Beginners' started by Taritus, Jul 27, 2015.

  1. TaritusValued MemberMember

    So I have a black balloon Molly who is laying on her side after weeks off odd swimming and laying belly to bottom
    I believe it to be a spinal issue as all other balloon Molly's are fine
    Recently she's got worse and I feel as if she is suffering and I want to help her
    Is their a way I can euthanize her painlessly ?

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  2. Et tuValued MemberMember

    So sorry about your molly look for the Methods of euthanasia thread
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  4. Bijou88Well Known MemberMember

    I'm sorry about your molly :( clove oil is probably the most humane way imo.

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  5. BornThisWayBettasFishlore VIPMember

    I'm very sorry about your molly, dear. :( Yes, the clove oil way is probably the best way to go.
  6. ShortfuuzzeValued MemberMember

    I suggest Clove can buy it in a health store (gnc) or walmart or Target sell it also I believe. It slowly puts them into the eternal sleep. Personally I thought it was very humane.

    Sorry ya have to go this route !

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  7. RyanLewisValued MemberMember

    Clove oil. Put her in a tub of water with one part clove oil and 8 or 9 parts of water. After a few minutes she should be unconscious and then you can add clove oil slowly until you're sure she is gone.

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