Neon still sick? - Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 09-02-2008, 03:10 PM Thread Starter
New Member
 
Neon still sick?

My school of glofish tetras got sick last month.

I put them in a quarantine and diagnosed them with fungus and I bought liquid fungus cure by API.

I misdiagnosed them but only realized afterwards they had a bacterial infection... columnaris I believe it's called.

I managed to nurse 1 back to the health, the other 5 died :(
His lips are still black ish but everything else about him seems to be okay, is he still sick or not? He is eating.

On another note, I left for a week for a school field trip and my 3 rams died in my dad's care. He's had fish for over 10 years, saltwater and freshwater and we have a 7 year old marine fish downstairs, he might actually be older. I find it strange since I had these 3 rams for over a month and they were completely fine and I leave for one week and they die. The other fish in my tank seem to be fine but my older molly died (had it for a couple of months). They def did not die of old age since they were only a month or so old. I am convinced that they missed me or something and died, sounds really stupid but they always were excited to see me, even if to be fed >.<

The only thing I can think of is I added some furcata rainbows before leaving and maybe they were too hyperactive or something? they don't bother any of my other fish they just swim frantically on the surface.
Jessipoo is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 Old 09-02-2008, 07:16 PM
Member
 
beweeb's Avatar
 
how many rainbows did you add
did you test your water

beweeb is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 09-02-2008, 09:54 PM Thread Starter
New Member
 
6, but one died so I have 5.

I did not test my water since 2 weeks ago at the store where everything was fine.
Jessipoo is offline  
Reply

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Is this neon sick or old? gobalot Tropical Fish Diseases 1 04-15-2010 12:37 AM
Neon with ich? :[ blacksheep Tropical Fish Diseases 1 02-18-2010 04:09 AM
Sick neon :( lozza Tropical Fish Diseases 11 11-12-2009 12:50 AM
Sick Black Neon Tetra norfair86 Tropical Fish Diseases 1 10-28-2009 09:56 PM
Sick JD flashing, head jerking w/ tiger barbs sick as well K0nti3 Tropical Fish Diseases 7 09-04-2009 02:16 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome