I Need Help Identifying If This White Spot Is Ich

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    Franky310 New Member Member

    So i jst got this fish at my local fish store, and on the second day i seen this white spot, so i moved the fish into another tank. Now i jst need help to see if its ich, its been a whole day, i dnt see any new spots. The white spot is at the top of its dorsal fin.
     

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    bryangar Well Known Member Member

    What a beautiful goldfish!

    It doesn’t look like ick. It could be that he hurt himself on a decoration. I would keep an eye on it, see if another spot does show up or if it gets bigger.
     


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    Franky310 New Member Member

    Thanks! Okay i will, another whole passed, and i dnt see any new spots, ill give him in this separate tank for a few more days.
     
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    Franky310 New Member Member

    Update, so this morning I noticed more white dots :/, now i know its ich for sure, my question is, should i treat the tank, or put him on a separate tank. :/ help
     

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    bryangar Well Known Member Member

    Treat the tank. Once you see ich on a fish then it’s been there long enough to spread.
     
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    Franky310 New Member Member

    Should i do the aquarium salt, or should i go buy some medicine for it?