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Verify-Loach has Fish Pox (or?)?

Posted By: Wannabe
Date: Saturday, 17 February 2001, at 10:29 a.m.

For joy. I have 2 Dojo/Weather loaches in my 65g corner tank. The PH and etc parameters are fine, but I have been having some problems with it, mostly due to the shape of the tank (almost triangular). I FINALLY got the water clear by moving filters around and adding another one, so I have one in each corner. That helped tremendously. Then, mostly due to the current problem, I had what appeared to be some lovely hair algae, esp on the plastic and silk(?) plants in there, and the water really stank, even after each (2x week) 25% water change. Finally did the bleach thing on the plastics, and cleaned the silk the best I could, then soaked it in a no more algae water solution before retuning to the tank. The water now smells ALOT better.
HOWEVER, one of my Dojo's has