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  1. 2 dead fish

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    Hello all, I recently bought my 20 gallon fishtank, probably about 2 months ago. I've had no problems until recently. I bought an upside down catfish, 2 marble mollies, and 3 more tiger barbs. Yesterday, I found one of my marble mollies and my catfish dead. My catfish was covered in white...
  2. Massive ich outbreak - What else to do?

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I introduced three new fish (clown loaches) without putting them in quarantine first. I feel like a massive idiot. The next morning after adding the loaches, I noticed one of them had some white specks I hadn't seen the day before. I've never had ich in my tank, but recognized it right away...
  3. Diagnosis for Rosy Reds: Is it fungas or other?

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    Hello all, hope you are well. These Rosy Reds are going to be the death of me. As many of you know, these little fish are sold as feeder fish, and as such have very poor conditions. The local pet store i purchased from seemed to be taking fine care of their feeders, but I was wrong. Putting...
  4. Catfish ulcers

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I have an oxydoras niger catfish what has recently developed several ulcers after a new fish was introduced in the tank and subsequently died (yes, I know, bad me for not quarantining), it was a cichlid and looked to have fin rot. There is a large, distinct ulcer cranial to his pectoral fin...