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About bberyy91

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  • Gender
    Male
  • Age
    19
  • Location
    USA
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    bing!
  • How many Goldfish
    2
  1. is there anything that I can really do with the rest of my live bloodworms then?
  2. It looks like he is slowly getting better. I am unable to obtain the numbers though.
  3. there is one new fish, and the other has been in for months that has been having the issue. it looks like he is slowly getting better though does freezing the bloodworms actually make it safer? also, how can I tell what kind of bloodworm i have?
  4. they said the water sample was fine. i have added aquarium salt and turned up the temperature.
  5. interesting! I think my goldfish may have parasites on it because there are brown spots on it, and it keeps on rubbing up against other things. I've turned up the temperature, and added aquarium salt. the water stats are fine. not sure what else I can do for him. weird; it started happening even before I fed them the bloodworms...
  6. I just bought some live bloodworms for my fish. I was reading about them online, and found that "their bite is painful even to a human"(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glycera_(genus))? Also, I added aquarium salt to my 20 gallon tank. If I were to add bloodworms, would the salt kill them? "they can tolerate low salt levels in the water" (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glycera_(genus))?
  7. * What is the name and "size of the filter"(s)? aquaclear 20 gallon * What kind of water additives or conditioners? amquel plus * Water temperature? 71 * How often do you change the water and how much? every week - 1/3 - 1/2 * How many days ago was the last water change and how much did you change? 1 week * Tank size (how many gals.) and how long has it been running? 20 gallons - 2 years * How many fish in the tank and their size? 2 - 1.25 in, 4.5 in. * What do you feed your fish and how often? pellets/bloodworms/peas - every day * Any new fish added to the tank? yes * Any medications added to the tank? no * List previous issues experienced (dropsy, SBD, etc.) brown on fish has come back * Any unusual findings on the fish such as "grains of salt," bloody streaks, frayed fins or fungus? see above question * Any unusual behavior like staying at the bottom, not eating, etc.? none * List entire medication/treatment history for fish and tank. Please include salt, Prazi, PP, etc and the approximate time and duration of treatment. none the test kit that I have for my water has expired.
  8. I wasn't sure how to upload a picture. i think it is gone now though.
  9. I noticed just starting today that my goldfish seems to have something like an itch. he will speed up really fast an hit the side or the gravel. what could this be?
  10. I noticed on my double-tailed goldfish's fin today that it is red/brownish. any ideas as to what it could be?
  11. how often should I clean my fish tank out? also, how much should i remove? I have a 20 gallon tank with one double-tailed fish that i feed once daily. i try to do it weekly, and replace about 1/3-1/2.
  12. So I think I finally know why my fish may have been dying on me. I found that my water drop test kit expired back in 2009! so I don't feel like spending another $35 on another one. any advice?
  13. yes, sorry. and thanks for changing the topic title for me!
  14. i believe mine says 5 ml for every 10 gallons. i think i did double that... also, isn't it better to be on the safe side by adding a little more just to make sure that there is none at all? it beats the alternative! amquest plus
  15. shoot... meant chlorine... sorry
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