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Re: Sounds like he might be beyond salt...

Posted By: Jim <jdebonis@the-pentagon.com>
Date: Monday, 25 October 1999, at 10:28 p.m.

In Response To: Re: Sounds like he might be beyond salt... (Scarlett)

What I have done is placed a soup bowl in the bottom of the tank and placed the injured dojo inside of the bowl with small rocks on each side of him to stabilize him. He is breathing well and I have crushed up shrimp pellets and placed them before him. He is eating now and the color is coming back in his tail section.

The idea to stabilize him came after I found him on his side struggling to upright himself after I placed him in the tank. He is open to the care he is receiving. He periodically attempts to wiggle around although lacks necessary streng