|Frequently Asked Questions Answered
You will still do well to use the site's search function as the fastest access to information you need most. But, these answers ARE organized into sections by type of question. Enjoy!
Questions about conditions of the fish
- Non Specific Symptoms, Isolation, Hiding, Lethargy in a fish
- Fish turns pink after injection of NuFlor
- Baitfish (Golden Shiner) with recurrent chronic Fungus infections
- Fish with swelling & raised scales behind the head, Dropsy? PineCone?
- Fish with heavy, heavy beige slime coating. Only one affected.
- Goldfish relatively happy, but with red spots on fins and skin
- I see holes in the scales, all in rows on the sides of the fish!
- My fish is losing scales in places. I see scales on the bottom.
- Fish with a single patch of scales falling out or missing
- White patches, frayed fin tips, surface posture?
- Fish with mouth rot in a well-doing pond with algae.
- Fish becoming covered with white flecks and growths in winter (With pics)
- Goldfish chasing and picking one another
- How fast will a tail regrow after it's been picked or rotten off?
- Cotton wool disease on the dorsal fins
- The fishes' eyes are starting to bulge out!
- My fish is scratching itself on the pond bottom
- Body and mouth sores, bloody patches
- My goldfish has black patches on it (or changed to black) suddenly!
- Goldfish showing up with welts, or blisters, and some ulcers
Questions about conditions of the water
Questions about fish care and husbandry
Questions about the filter or water reuse systems
Questions about technology and diagnostics
Questions about use of medications
Questions that don't fit in other categories (Miscellany)
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