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I think my loach is sick???

Posted By: Chris Duncan <amoore_1@yahoo.com>
Date: Sunday, 6 February 2005, at 11:36 p.m.

I'm not to sure what to make of it maybe a fungus or a parasite but here goes. I hav a 10 gallon tank wiht one loach in it. About 2 days ago now, i noticed that my loach's left fin has actually inlarged to 2-2.5 its normal size. He still swims fine and is still eating regualarly. But i have just got a 35 gallon wiht some other fish that i wanted to put him in. But, in the present state i dont want to spread this possible illness. He has been in this tank by himself for about a month now, and he was fine before. Nothing new introduced into environment since then. It has an undergravel filter and fake plants that have been there since beginning of his occupancy. I would r