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post #1 of 4 Old 02-19-2012, 01:06 PM Thread Starter
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Unhappy Poor angelfish without tail

Well, I have bought a tlittle albino scalare and then I noticed that its half tail is missing (the half finny part and from its root). Now it is hardly swimming! What can I do to help it live? Will the tail regrow? :'(
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post #2 of 4 Old 02-28-2012, 07:52 PM
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There isn't anything that you can do unfortunately, and the fin may grow back in time. But it may not as well it just depends, on how much it grows.
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post #3 of 4 Old 02-28-2012, 08:01 PM
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Keep the water extremely clean with small partial water changes and treat with MELAFIX.

Keeping the water extremely clean will help the tail regrow.

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post #4 of 4 Old 02-28-2012, 08:02 PM
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Tazman- I thought that fins grow back I just needed to be reassured
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