Originally Posted by Oldfishlady
To me, it looks like filter damage....With some of the long fin males-their delicate fins can't tolerate any water movement or even much use to swim...Kinda like the flag in the wind effect....The fin tips get tattered and this is an opening in the tissue that often can end up as a secondary infection. Maintain water quality and add a tannin source to help toughen the fins.
Thanks so much! I did the salt for 24 hours and will keep up on your water change reccomendations.
I just bought some Indian almond leaves adn was thinking of adding some kind of drift wood with another plant any suggestions??