red tailed shark

Discussion in 'Red Tail Shark' started by fishmanic1974, Mar 5, 2006.


why is his dorsel fin always down

  1. because he"s scared

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  2. or is he sick

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  1. fishmanic1974New MemberMember

    could someone help me????????????????
  2. IsabellaFishlore VIPMember

    Hi Fishmanic. Your fish may simply be scared or uncomfortable for some reason. Fish have clamped fins when they're either scared or sick. But if your fish is eating and otherwise swimming normally, then maybe it's just scared. Observe it closely for any abnormal behaviors and any abnormal changes on its body. If none of these occur it's probably just scared. How long have you had this fish? What are your water parameters?
  3. beckers4orangesValued MemberMember

    one question...what type of setting do you have for your red tailed shark??
    as in tank gallons....
    hidding places...
    what other fish you got...
    and so on...

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