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Diseases and Quarantine
Posted By: kellyg <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Friday, 6 February 2004, at 1:17 p.m.
Hi! I am pretty new to fishkeeping and have been following this forum for a while. I have really become interested in clown loaches, however I have had a problem with skinny disease. I found a lot of information about treating it from the archives. Should I treat it with both Maracyn 1 & 2? I know a lot of people recommend both, but I just wanted to be sure before I do it. Also, one thing I have noticed about my loach is that along with being skinny, he also has red gills. Is that something else to be concerned with? BTW, I tested water last night: pH=7.6, temp=76 F, ammonia=0, nitrite=0.
Also, how do you keep quarantine or hospital tanks? Do you always have them running with f