Rip To My Fish

Ruben526

New Member
Member
Messages
8
Reaction score
1
Location
Tehachapi CA
Experience
Just started
brought one home from pet Co guess they had ick and in the course of 2 days 5 fish dead after 24hrs I bought treatment for the water got 3 fish left alive, red tail, couple Molly’s,2 frogs and 3 shrimp. **** that stuff kills fast... and the shrimp were quick to run to the dead fish **** savages lol
 

matthewb01

Active Member
Member
Messages
140
Reaction score
16
Location
New York
Experience
5 to 10 years
Ruben526 said:
brought one home from pet Co guess they had ick and in the course of 2 days 5 fish dead after 24hrs I bought treatment for the water got 3 fish left alive, red tail, couple Molly’s,2 frogs and 3 shrimp. that stuff kills fast... and the shrimp were quick to run to the dead fish savages lol
What size tank and what are your water params. Also how often do you change the water? I usually only add 1-3 fish at a time and wait quite a few weeks before adding more. And ich isn't really a guessing game mostly it's pretty easy to notice are you sure it wasn't an ammonia spike?
 
  • Thread starter
  • Thread Starter
  • #3
OP
Ruben526

Ruben526

New Member
Member
Messages
8
Reaction score
1
Location
Tehachapi CA
Experience
Just started
matthewb01 said:
What size tank and what are your water params. Also how often do you change the water? I usually only add 1-3 fish at a time and wait quite a few weeks before adding more. And ich isn't really a guessing game mostly it's pretty easy to notice are you sure it wasn't an ammonia spike?

30 gal tank, I used the strips for now only had set up for about 1.5 months, test strip said all was reg except nitrate was a little high 10 gal change ever week with suctioning of gravel and I mean they did have ich I didn’t realized until a day or 2 later the eyes were popping out with white spots on tail fish was white
 

New Threads

Similar Threads

Similar Threads

Follow FishLore!

FishLore on Social Media

Online statistics

Members online
135
Guests online
2,374
Total visitors
2,509

Aquarium Photo Contests

Aquarium Calculator

Top Bottom