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post #11 of 14 Old 09-01-2008, 10:42 PM Thread Starter
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after looking at my fishes again, i still don't see the white spots on the body but the tail and fins are getting worse.

Could it be fin rot/columnaris? If it is, will salt fix it as well? Will salt kill my plants?
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post #12 of 14 Old 09-02-2008, 08:39 AM Thread Starter
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*** Update ***

The 5 Fishes that we're infected have already died, including the dwarf puffer.

The remaining 5 Rummynose and 2 Glowlights have started showing symptoms of infections and confirmed to be Ich.

Will my plants die if i use the salt method?
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post #13 of 14 Old 09-02-2008, 08:48 AM
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Sorry about your loss!

Your sure its ich then? I doubt it would be fin rot, that usually starts off with ripped or tattered fins, not spots.

If you are following the salt treatment as on that link I provided then it will not have any negative effects on the plants.

And just before you laid dead weight upon its shores, I stung you in the face for that's the nature of my core.
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post #14 of 14 Old 09-02-2008, 08:51 AM Thread Starter
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yeah im definitely sure this time. I've found the spots on my rummynose, and the same tail infection on the glowlights.

thanks for the advice again.

*prays hard*
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