Hello, I have filled out as much of the form as I currently can. Please let me know if there’s any other information you need. I will try to link the photo again.
Test Results for the Following:
All water levels are good, PH was high but we added a conditioner to the tank to settle it. We use well water.
Other Required Info:
Brand of test-kit used and whether strips or drops?: strips
Water temperature: not sure exactly right now, but we moved him from a dark corner to near a sunny window which is also slightly colder since it’s winter
Tank size (how many gals.) and how long has it been running?: 30, moved into a smaller quarantine tank. tank has been running for years.
What is the name and "size of the filter"(s)?:
How often do you change the water and how much?: every couple of weeks, 50%
How many days ago was the last water change and how much did you change?: we’ve changed in frequently since he was sick but before he was, the last tank change was about a week prior
How many fish in the tank and their size?: one large fish, got sick after two very small fish were added
What kind of water additives or conditioners?: we used a ph balancer
What do you feed your fish and how often?: regular goldfish flakes, twice daily
Any new fish added to the tank?: two new, small goldfish
Any medications added to the tank?: since he’s been sick we’ve added a bacterial medication and now we’re using a general illness medication as well as salt bath in a quarantine tank
Any unusual findings on the fish such as "grains of salt," bloody streaks, frayed fins or fungus?: covered in red splotches, a yellow film over one eye
Any unusual behavior like staying at the bottom, not eating, etc.?: eating less but still eating, stays at bottom of tank with fin clamped, sometimes sits at top gulping a lot of air
I attached the last clear photo I took. He looks worse now, more red splotches are covering his body. I’m very worried.