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NuFlor Florfenicol Antibiotic Injection

Schering’s “NuFlor” injectable has been used in Europe on Salmonid fishes for a while now. I was introduced to it by my Butler Co. representative in small animal practice. I noticed the name of...

Baytril / Enrofloxacin Dosing Injectable in Koi and Pond Fish

You can use Enrofloxacin up to three days apart against bacteria susceptible to its effects. Baytril: (Enrofloxacin) Injectible is usually a 2.27% solution. I have used this with success in cold water. Do not...

Bacterial Infections @ Finrot in Fish for Retailers

Pet store owners — this is for you. Bacterial Infections @ Finrot in Fish for Retailers If and when you see fish with rotting mouths, fins, and skins, it’s bacterial. You can also safely...

Humans May Contract Aeromonas Infections From Koi and Pond Fish

From: http://www.cdc.gov/epo/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00001628.htm May 25, 1990 / 39(20);334-335,341 Aeromonas Wound Infections Associated with Outdoor Activities — California Aeromonas species are associated with gastroenteritis and with wound infections, particularly wounds incurred in outdoor settings. On May 1,...

Tricide Neo tris-EDTA Solution Against Bacterial Infections

To nutshell this for the 2019 user, I love this stuff made up in a gallon jug of DISTILLED water. Fill a spray bottle with that mix. Put fish to be treated in a...

Why Culturing The Outside of the Koi is Poor Diagnostically

Bacterial cultures taken from the outside of the fish, or directly from the ulcer can be badly misleading because you’re collecting germs from the fish and the water column. When you biopsy the fishes’...

Can You Get a Bacterial Infection From Swimming With Koi?

Can You Get an Infection From Swimming with Fish? Bacterial infections from swimming with fish Aeromonas, Pseudomonas, and their direct descendant, Stenotrophomonas maltophilia are all potentially (but rarely) infectious to humans who are older,...

Canine Lyme’s Disease, Tick Borne Disease of Dogs: Lyme

Lyme’s Disease In 2000 they did a study in Georgia and the DNR found that only one in twenty ticks carried Lyme’s borrelia bacteria. Lyme’s Disease is often talked about, and for good reason....

Lyme Disease: A Big Deal? Yeah. Maybe.

Lyme’s Disease In 2000 they did a study in Georgia and the DNR found that only one in twenty ticks carried Lyme’s borrelia bacteria. Lyme’s Disease is often talked about, and for good reason....