Hi FishyMandy! Thank you for getting back to me.
Test Results for the Following:
Ammonia Level(Tank) - 0 ppm
Nitrite Level(Tank) - 0.5 ppm
Nitrate level(Tank) - 20 ppm
Ammonia Level(Tap) - 0 ppm
Nitrite Level(Tap) - 0 ppm
Nitrate level(Tap) - 20 ppm
Ph Level, Tank (If possible, KH, GH and chloramines) - GH 30, KH 0, Ph 7.0
Ph Level, Tap (If possible, KH, GH and chloramines) - GH 30, KH 40, Ph 7.0
Other Required Info:
Brand of test-kit used and whether strips or drops? API test kit, drops were used for ammonia, strips were used for the rest.
Water temperature? 70 degrees farenheit
Tank size (how many gals.) and how long has it been running? 40 gals and has been running for about 3 months.
What is the name and "size of the filter"(s)? Fluval size 30
How often do you change the water and how much? I do about a 30-40% water change weekly.
How many days ago was the last water change and how much did you change? My last water change was 4 days ago and I did a 50% water change.
How many fish in the tank and their size? Three goldfish, each about 2 inches, one 2 inch pleco and one 1.5 inch chinese algae eater.
What kind of water additives or conditioners? I dose my tank with 4 ml of liquid Co2 booster once daily and I add a stress coat to the new tank water before adding it in with every water change.
What do you feed your fish and how often? I feed my goldfish one medium/small sized pinch of Aqueon Goldfish Flakes every afternoon, it uses to be every morning and night but I have cut back a bit on their food. My algae eater and pleco get 1/3 of a Hikari algae wafer once every three days.
Any new fish added to the tank? My chinese algae eater was my most recent addition, he was added in about a month ago.
Any medications added to the tank? Yes, Microbe-Lift Lice and Anchor Worm to deal with a fish lice that came in with my Pearlscale.
List entire medication/treatment history for fish and tank.Please include salt, Prazi, PP, etc and the approximate time and duration of treatment.
-Microbe-Lift Lice & Anchor Worm, once a week for three weeks, started treatment sometime around July 8th, I cannot remember the exact date.
-Methylene Blue baths for my Black Moor, duration was about 1 week, treatment was August 12-19
Any unusual findings on the fish such as "grains of salt," bloody streaks, frayed fins or fungus? Frayed fins on both my fantail and my black moor.
Any unusual behavior like staying at the bottom, not eating, etc.? No