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* Ammonia Level (.25) * Nitrite Level (0) * Nitrate level(40 ppm) * Ph Level, Tank (7.5) * Brand of test-kit used and whether strips or drops? API Master Test Kit * Water temperature (68.8) * Tank size (45 gals.) and how long has it been running? 9 months * What is the name and "size of the filter? Eheim 2217 * How often do you change the water and how much? 1X weekly, 20 to 25% * 2 goldfish - blackmoor & oranda - 3.5" • Water additives - Prime, Stability • Fish are fed 2x a day, 5 each Omega One sinking pellets or mix of vegetables and cooked shrimp Hi All, My blackmoor has small, pale, translucent spots on her tail as well as well as lines of similar looking lines on the leading edge of the pectoral fins. She's presented this for three weeks. Last week I treated with Pimafix and I think has helped but not cleared it up. My LFS has suggest treating with both Pimafix and Melafix for both fungal and bacterial coverage. Any ideas of what this could be and if this is the right fix? Both fish are acting normally and are quite active. I'd really appreciate some feedback. I got the moor from a really awful tank and have pulled her through and number is medical issues so I'm on a mission to keep her healthy! Thanks, KarenS
Test Results for the Following: * Ammonia Level(Tank) 0 * Nitrite Level(Tank 0 * Nitrate level(Tank) 5 * Ammonia Level(Tap) 0 * Nitrite Level(Tap) 0 * Nitrate level(Tap) 0 * Ph Level, Tank (If possible, KH, GH and chloramines) ph- 7.4 KH-0 GH 8 drops * Ph Level, Tap (If possible, KH, GH and chloramines) PH - 7 Other Required Info: * Brand of test-kit used and whether strips or drops? drops API * Water temperature? 16 degrees * Tank size (how many gals.) and how long has it been running? 150L about 6 months seeded with 3 yr old established media * What is the name and "size of the filter"(s)? eheim 2213 * How often do you change the water and how much? 20% once PW * How many days ago was the last water change and how much did you change? yestedday 10% * How many fish in the tank and their size? 6cm-11cm 5 fish * What kind of water additives or conditioners?prime, blue salt * What do you feed your fish and how often? twice a day, 4 different microbe lift foods, NLS Terra A, home made gel food, Mr Medic Persona, fresh peas, blood worm, brine shrimp * Any new fish added to the tank? Tiger was new 3 months ago. QT 3 weeks. issue started showing appx 6 weeks after purchase. * Any medications added to the tank? 4 days ago, Salt * List entire medication/treatment history for fish and tank. Please include salt, Prazi, PP, etc and the approximate time and duration of treatment. added Pimafix when started, then after 10 days and a few WC added salt @ 3% + 2x salt dip, fed food soaked in garlic elixirfor 7 days, then did bi dailyb betadine swabs across 10n days WC regularly without adding salt again. Tiger got better,it was about 6 weeks he was better. hole started filling, then RELAPS 4 days ago * Any unusual findings on the fish such as "grains of salt," bloody streaks, frayed fins or fungus? no other signs of anything * Any unusual behavior like staying at the bottom, not eating, etc.? active, chasing the girls around eating lol Hi Everyone, Please help...My fish Tiger has a hole in his wen that is getting worse, any advise or ideas are welcome. I have a antibiotic food rub coming in the mail, would love to hear your thoughts on if I should use it or not. I really want tiger to get better!! Tiger is about 11cm nose to tail tip, the hole is about 5mm wide and 3mm deep. its pink around the edges, and red in the middle, not bloody or seeping anything. there is a white dot in the middle that developed today, it doesn't wipe of when I swab it though. Ill post a pic when I figure out how