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Old 01-16-2008, 01:05 AM   #1
 
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scratched fish

hey my black moor managed to scratch his side on a rock or somesuch (i didn't witness it so i'm not sure). it's a little chip and i can see the gold exposed under his scales.

he seems fine, but what can i do to make sure it doesn't get infected or cause him more stress?
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Old 01-16-2008, 02:48 AM   #2
 
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hi
you can use Melifix,however remove and carbon from
your filter if you have any in there.
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Old 01-16-2008, 01:22 PM   #3
 
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I agree with willow - that or small water changes everyday or every other day for a little while should heal him right up fairly quickly.
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