Not a happy Sailfin

Discussion in 'Marine Fish Discussions' started by charlv, 8 Feb 2010.

  1. charlv

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    Hi guys

    Need some help my sailfin got some white spot on friday and this morning stil fine eating and nipping on rocks now he is floating in a corner and not eating at all not even brine shrimp but breathe shallow. Tested water all good
     
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    Sorry to hear, sounds like the spot has got the better of the poor soul.
     
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    Hi Warr7207

    I hope not there's only one spot on the rear fin very small any advice what i can do. Do you think it's in his gills
     
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    Fish do this when sleeping, ammonia poisoning, low oxygen levels or one of the many diseases like spot.

    Not much you can do, but wait and see
     
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    well he is a tough bugger hope he pulls through. It was hot today and temp jumped from 25 to 28 do you think it's that fans never switched on.
     
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    doubt it, cause fish can handle temp swings better than other creatures. good luck to the sailfin :)
     
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    Thanks for help bud i hope he's well tomorrow.;)
     
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    Hi guys

    Check this morning tang is looking good nipping on rocks eat seaweed and flakes strong little bugger he gave me a heart attack :)

    Everything fine for now lets hope it stay that way
     
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    Good to hear :)
     
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