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Old 09-12-2011, 06:20 PM   #1 
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Betta girls in need of help posible scale and wite spot in places.

Housing
What size is your tank? 20 gal.
What temperature is your tank? 80*f.
Does your tank have a filter? Yes
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No
Is your tank heated? Yes
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? It is a sorority with 6 girls.

Food
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Betta flakes, Pellets, and frez dried blood worms.
How often do you feed your betta fish? 1-2 times a day

Maintenance

How often do you perform a water change? Bi weekly
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 20%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Stres coat and de clorinator.

Water Parameters:
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?

Ammonia:
Nitrite:
Nitrate:
pH:
Hardness:
Alkalinity:

Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? Girl 1 has discolored patches, Gril 2 Sluggish white patches and grey fin tips, Gril 3 few discolored patches and vertical pail lines.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Girl 2 lies on the bottem and girl 1 hids in floting log, All but girl 1 eat normale .
When did you start noticing the symptoms? withen the last 2-3 days.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? No
Does your fish have any history of being ill? no
How old is your fish (approximately)? I have had them scince may, all adults.
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Old 09-12-2011, 06:20 PM   #2 
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Old 09-12-2011, 07:26 PM   #3 
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Discoloured patches just reminds me columnaris X_X...I remember Starburst was like that :(
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Old 09-13-2011, 06:59 AM   #4 
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Ok I don't no anything about colmnaris (?) but is there a treatment and only one girl has it real bad.
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Old 09-13-2011, 07:39 AM   #5 
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Water Parameters:
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?

Ammonia: 0ppm
Nitrite: 0ppm
Nitrate: 40 ppm
pH:7.8
Hardness:
Alkalinity:
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Old 09-17-2011, 08:17 AM   #6 
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I lost the girl with the worst of it, she was red.
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