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  1. Female angelfish w/ severe bloat

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I got two angels (male and female pair) from a LFS that had them for about a week in a quarantine tank but not treating for anything. They assumed they would die. The female has an enormous belly. No worms coming out and not sure if she is eggbound, have never seen a case of that look like...
  2. How do you "disinfect" an established tank...

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    Hi all. To make a long story short, there are only a few fish remaining in my 55 G that I setup last August. I made sure the tank was cycled before adding any fish. Starting out, I had 22 small fish total: 6 brilliant rasbora, 5 red eye tetra, 6 blood fin tetra, and 5 bolivian ram. I didn't...
  3. Harlequin Rasbora with cysts, lethargy, rolling, etc

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    First things first: 1. Size of tank - 150l 2. Water parameters a. Ammonia - 0 b. Nitrite - 0 c. Nitrate - 10 d. pH, KH and GH - 7.4 pH, ~8 KH, ~12 GH e. Test kit - Testing Strips 3. Temperature - 25.5 C 4. FW (fresh water) or BW (brackish) - Fresh Water (Tropical) 5. How long the...
  4. Help Identify this Infection On My Convict!

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I noticed this parasite/infection about three days ago and has progressively worsened. I have looked every on the web for a diagnosis and couldn't:-( find any information. Please help me identify this infection so I can apply a treatment ASAP!
  5. [Help] White Spot / Growth on angelfish

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I’ve just got back home from being away on business for 2 month's, i've had my girlfriend looking after my planted tank and obviously something has gone very very wrong. She called me about a week ago to tell me that a white pimple has appeared on my angelfish, the pimple protrudes from the...
  6. syno RED LUMP on face: ADVICE?

    Catfish
    Hi-- I have 2 Synos (leopards, about 3 in.) that have survived for 3 years or so with no problems, though 6 cichlids in the tank died during that time. Today I noticed that the larger one (male?) has a swollen red lump (about 4-5 mm) under and behind 1 eye. He was also behaving oddly: usually...
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