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  1. Help!!! Fish sinking and dying!!!

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I don't know what is going on, I have a community, and last week one of my Bettas died, and today I just witnessed one of my guppies died. I don't know what is going on, I need to figure this out before I lose more. I had two female bettas, they were seperated in the tank, Betta that died...
  2. Help!!! Fish sinking and dying!!!

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I don't know what is going on, I have a community, and last week one of my Bettas died, and today I just witnessed one of my guppies died. I don't know what is going on, I need to figure this out before I lose more. I had two female bettas, they were seperated in the tank, Betta that died...
  3. Tetras randomly dying

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    Hey guys, I've just started a new tank about 4 weeks ago, and I've run into a bit of a mystery... It's a 29G fresh water tank, fitted with T5 high lighting, Flourite Black, water Wysteria, java moss, and dwarf baby tears. Temperature is at 75F/24C. I've got a hang on the back Aqueon filter...
  4. Columnaris

    Livebearers
    From what I can tell, my tanks have a columnaris issue. It looks like strain two, as they appeared to die of hemorrhagic septicemia at first, but now they just die with very little warning aside from lethargy. Is there any good treatment for columnaris? I have kanaplex and furan-2 coming soon...
  5. Starting over..

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    I have a 90litre fresh water fish tank, fully cycled it with a bit of food every other day for about a month, Once all sorted, I bought 4 tiger barbs, 3 chocolate gourami and a tiny plec, everything was okay, I did a 20% water change in the first week and then, half way through the second week...
  6. Angelfish Almost Dead

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    It happened just now! please help as soon as possible before it dies! its a scalare angelfish 7 months old ( 4 inches , 5 inches).. today morning it was ok like all other angelfish... but now it is almost dead.. it was black.. and now it is gray.. its something like a shock.. i dont know!! help...
  7. Fish Tank Apocalypse :(

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    okay so this is probs in the wrong thread but its to late now :P but i woke up today to find my 55 gallon, planted community tank empty :O like everything but two swordtails were dropped dead on the floor :$ like idk how or what could of caused this!! this tank had been running for about two...
  8. Sudden death platy, other lethargic?

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    Hi- First time poster here, but excited for the resource. Hoping to upgrade aquarium, but want to try to perfect things first. I did my usual tank maintenence this past Sunday. My fish all looked good at that time. Monday night I noted one of my platy's at the bottom of the tank laying in the...
  9. how to tell when mystery snails are dead

    Invertebrates
    every time i but mystery snails they live and eat fine for about a week and then my fish (mostly my swordtails) will start pecking it of the glass until it falls of the wall. they will do this for hours until it falls and just stays on the ground. i am assuming it dies because there is no way...
  10. Severe guppy deaths but no disease

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I have had my 29 gallon all live plant aquarium running since March 2010. I've had guppies and endlers since May 2010. They have been thriving for all of this time. I have amazon swords (reproduced to make 3 bunches), java fern, banana plant, dwarf lilly bulb (that has shot off tons of lilly...
  11. Should I put down my Swordtail today?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hi. My female Swordtail, Auraques, hasn't eaten in almost a week. She has been in my 1.5 gallon hospital tank for the last 8 hours. She has suffered from multiple cases of mouthrot (that stuff comes back everytime I take it off of the fungus medication). Right now she just sits on the bare floor...
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