Rip To My Fish

Discussion in 'Freshwater Fish Disease' started by Ruben526, Aug 26, 2018.

  1. Ruben526

    Ruben526New MemberMember

    Messages:
    8
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Tehachapi CA
    Ratings:
    +1
    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
     
  2. matthewb01

    matthewb01Valued MemberMember

    Messages:
    112
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    New York
    Ratings:
    +11
    Experience:
    5 to 10 years
    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?
     
  3. OP
    OP
    Ruben526

    Ruben526New MemberMember

    Messages:
    8
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Tehachapi CA
    Ratings:
    +1
    Experience:
    Just started

    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
     
Loading...