1. M

    African Cichlid Tumor ? Please help

    Please help. I have an African Cichlid with a growth on its face. I think it might be a tumor but I’m not sure. I do a weekly 50%water change and I over filter. I treated the entire tank with Triple Sulfa which did not help. It started by looking like it had swallen nostrils and now it moves...
  2. AG458

    Pleco Bleeding Lip/Mouth Disease?

    Recently, I just noticed that my common pleco's lip appeared to be bleeding. By 'bleeding,' I mean red. I does NOT look healthy. Prior to this, he had a tiny growth on the side of his head; it is currently shrinking. As of now, I do not know my water parameters and I have no pictures of the...
  3. Jacob._.merc

    blood parrot with puffed gills

    Hey guys so ive had my blood parrot for about 3 months now and he is about 3 inches. He has had the black stuff come up on him a lot but i know how to treat him for that. My main concern is his gills. They are super puffed up and there is like a really thin whit layer at the end of the gills...
  4. GoldFinger

    Can anyone identify these white spots??

    Just noticed one of my three silver dollars in my Cichlid community tank has a couple tiny round white spots above his mouth. They appear solid white and haven’t noticed anything on any other fish. Parameters are: Temp: 77 F Nitrates: 0 Nitrites: 0 PH: 8 Any idea what it is and how/if I can...
  5. R

    Black Ghost Knife Fish - Split Fin?

    I recently bought a BGKF and the long fin below has a few splits in it? I bought it like this and it was in a bit of PVC pipe when I selected it - I have ordered a few hideouts for my fish who hide - but is this a normal occurrence in BGKFish or could this be a condition eg fin rot? please help...
  6. S

    Need identification of the disease

    Now for several weeks my convict male in my 6/2/2 feet tank is having issues on one side of its body. 1. Eye is cloudy 2. Scales are rough 3. Heavy breathing 4. Some scales are dropping of 5. Occasionally sit at the top facing the bottom. 6. It's only able to see with one eye. 7. It is active...
  7. K

    Sick Black Spotted Spiny Eel

    Hey everyone, new to this website. I have a black spotted freshwater eel that has been much less active lately. I believe he is sick or injured, but I’m not sure which one nor which disease. He has one large white patch near his tail. He is approximately 8 inches long and about 10 months old. He...
  8. N

    Dumpy frog not eating well

    Hi. I want to ask a question. I have a dumpy frog for more than a month. At first 2 weeks he always eat 6 or more crickets a day which i dust it with calcium triple times a week. Now he is kinda lazy chasing down the food although he is still eating every 2 or 3 days about 3 or 4 crickets. The...
  9. DanHOB

    Stingray not eating and acting scared of food?!?!

    I recently lost my hybrid stingray, he stopped eating and was breathing really fast. Literally as soon as he died n my partner got it out of the tank my pearl stingray started acting weird... he swam on his side and sat over an air stone and his breathing slowed dramatically. Since then he is...
  10. B

    Can espom salt/high temperature cure all diseases/parasites?

    Are there any diseases/parasites that cannot be solved with epsom salt and high temperature? (ex: fin rot, tapeworms, hookworms, ick, HITH/hole in the head disease, dropsy, bloat, etc.)
  11. Vikkram

    Need Help for my baby Giant Gourami.. Please Help...

    Hi Everyone, I notiiced some red spots on my Giant Gourami. Now it's swollen a little. Some black thread like sting attached with that red swollen part. I see it in both of my albino Giant Gourami. Please help. I love them lot. Those are only 3 - 4 inches now. I don't want to lose them. Please...
  12. N

    Crocodile skink problem

    Hello. I just had a croc skink for almost a month and from 3 days ago, he started to shed his skin. But after looking its back, i just found there is a white patch on his back near the base of his tail. Is it a fungal disease? Can you guys give me some information about it? Thanks and sorry for...
  13. TigerBarbs.com

    Resources for diagnosis

    Where are the best sources to go to find out what those "spots" are? In other words, if one doesn't have a lot of experience in diagnosing small bumps or spots on a fish, where is the best place to try and find out what they are. I have a number of Wide Bars and some have small brown bumps...
  14. M

    Discus disease? Please HELP!

    Hello guys, I have a few concerns I wanted to share about my discus. I currently have a 75gallon tank with 4 discus 5 angel fish(1 adult and 4 fingerling) and one terra and 6 small bottom feeders. My female discus has been sick for a few weeks now and I am really not sure why. I am doing...
  15. Mbielek

    HELP!!! Sick Green Terror Cichlid

    Hello, so I've had my Green Terror for almost a year now and he's up to about 4.5 inches. Been very healthy since I've had him. Only recently has he been acting very slow and almost like he's weak and is always just laying low under things in my tank. His usual behavior is pretty energetic and...
  16. N

    half circle patch on fish

    Hi, i want to ask for tips from you guys. my friend have a 13 cm black ghost knife. she put it in 120 gal or so gal for now with a 12 cm parrot cichlid, 7 cm clown loach, 7 cm redfin shark, and 16 cm tinfoil barb. about 3 days ago, on its back there is a half circle mark that consist of small...
  17. C

    Green Terror not eating

    Hello, I'm new to this site so thanks in advance for any help/ advice. My green terror has been ill for some time now. He stopped eating maybe 6-8 months ago and was pooping white. i moved him to quarantine and treated him with general cure. He finally started eating again at which time I...
  18. P

    Need help to recover my pearl Arowana floating vertical with head up and tail down

    Hi, I am having my pearl arowana for past 1 year and its always active. Today also i saw at 9.00 a.m it was doing fine without any symptoms of diseased, but when i saw it again by 12.00 p.m it was floating vertical having head up and tail down. I can see the eyes, mouth and gills movement. I...
  19. Mvrenko

    White specs

    Hello, I recently added 2 angel rams into my tank. I noticed that both of them have developed very small white specs. Should I be concerned for my other fish? What are these white specs? Thanks!
  20. J

    Please help... panicking

    Hey guys, been shadowing your forums for a long time but this is my first post. I do a lot of research and am very careful so I have not needed much assistance in the past. Unfortunately, I do now. Here's my story, 60 gallon freshwater, been established for a few months. Penguin 350 with 2 bio...