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Mr. Goldfish

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Ammonia Level 0.1

Nitrite Level? 0.2

Nitrate level? 4-7

Ph Level? 7.0

Ph Level out of the Tap? 8.9

Tank size(How many Gals) and How long has it been running? 30 gal 9 months

What kind of Filtration? Emperor 400

How often do you change the water and how much? 30% each week

What kind of Water additives or conditioners? Tetra

Any Medications add to the tank? Docs Aquarium Salt

How many fish in the tank and there size? 1 common goldfish 6" W/O tail

Add any new fish to the tank? No

What do you feed your fish? Wardly

Any unusual findings on the fish? Such as

"grains of salt", bloody streaks, frayed fins, fungus? The fin looks like a nip

Any unusual behavior? Like staying

at the bottom, not eating, ect..? No

If you can what is the chloramines Level

from the Tap? 2.9

I just found two nips on the fin. I just found those today I was thinking is it fin rot?

Any suggestions should I continue using Aqua Salt ? It recemondends that the tank temputure should be around 70 degrees, but I don't have a heater. What to do??

Please help!!!

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It might be a slight touch of fin-rot or the fish could simply have caught its fins on the edge of an ornment and torn them slightly. I would just maintain very high water quality and salt to 0.1%, OR add a little Melafix. That should be enough. The extra heat is not necessary. :)

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