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by Soph
Wed Mar 05, 2014 4:29 am
Forum: Fish Health & Treatment
Topic: Clown Loach - Red Gills, High Nitrates, Help?
Replies: 4
Views: 9251

Re: Clown Loach - Red Gills, High Nitrates, Help?

Ways of getting rid of NO3: 1) Do not let it get in there to start with. a) treat the tap water ahead of time, running it into a large enough bin that you can treat it. One way to do this is to run a small aquarium filter stuffed with the right media, such as NO3 removing media. b) Treat the tap wa...
by Soph
Fri Feb 28, 2014 1:51 pm
Forum: Fish Health & Treatment
Topic: Non-Lethal Skinny Disease? Dojo Loach Issues
Replies: 10
Views: 9962

Re: Non-Lethal Skinny Disease? Dojo Loach Issues

Amazing reply, fantastic detail and very informative. I shall save it for future reference! Hopefully should work a dream for op and myself as I have a Clown like this!
by Soph
Fri Feb 28, 2014 4:46 am
Forum: Fish Health & Treatment
Topic: Clown Loach - Red Gills, High Nitrates, Help?
Replies: 4
Views: 9251

Clown Loach - Red Gills, High Nitrates, Help?

So, in bold are my questions. In italics is my answer I have found elsewhere and a few of my individual thoughts on the matter. Sorry for such an essay. Hopefully I've covered everything. I have been watching my Clown Loaches over the course of the past few months, had a couple of new additions to t...
by Soph
Fri Feb 28, 2014 4:08 am
Forum: Fish Health & Treatment
Topic: Non-Lethal Skinny Disease? Dojo Loach Issues
Replies: 10
Views: 9962

Re: Non-Lethal Skinny Disease? Dojo Loach Issues

Don't quote me on this but I was always led to believe that the skinny disease is caused by internal parasites which either need orally dosing meds or food soaked in the certain med necessary.