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Gold fish on deaths dooor HELP!
Old 03-12-2007, 12:54 PM   #1
 
Gold fish on deaths dooor HELP!

Hey ok I have a cold water tank with 3 fantails the tank is 40 gal. One of y gold fish has a spot just like a human spot and its very visible its about the sice of a qaurter of a finger nail (only thing I could think of). The fish with the spot is fine and swimming hapily BUT.. the other gold fish is swimming very slowly and near the bottom. I have medicated the tank with 2 things swim bladder control and white spot treatent altho its not white and very big. what do I do ? Any Ideas ?
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Old 03-12-2007, 04:14 PM   #2
 
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Hey ok I have a cold water tank with 3 fantails the tank is 40 gal. One of y gold fish has a spot just like a human spot and its very visible its about the sice of a qaurter of a finger nail (only thing I could think of). The fish with the spot is fine and swimming hapily BUT.. the other gold fish is swimming very slowly and near the bottom. I have medicated the tank with 2 things swim bladder control and white spot treatent altho its not white and very big. what do I do ? Any Ideas ?
Are you saying you are already treating, if you are already treating i would advise you to stop since you dont know the exact disease.
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Old 03-12-2007, 06:21 PM   #3
 
You might want to try a mushed up pea. Be sure to remove any leftovers right away. I read that goldfish are prone to constipation and that could help. There was also an article (comedic) in Reader's Digest last month about saving a sick goldfish with peas. Worth a shot.
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Old 03-13-2007, 02:50 AM   #4
 
:D Im so happy I woke up to find all my fish including the sick one swimming hapily and eating fine. I think that green pea did the trick[/i]
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Old 03-13-2007, 06:14 AM   #5
 
Glad your fishies are better. Keep an eye on them anyway and try not to overfeed in case that was part of the problem.
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Old 03-13-2007, 11:21 AM   #6
 
Spoke to soon I came home from school to find them all lying on the bottom of the tank. I nudged them and 2 of them moved the other one lied there. So I taped the tank and he moved but then went back to the bottom. They have like a wierd shade of white on there fins that they didng have this moring
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