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another sick loach

Posted By: holly <hgarner78@hotmail.com>
Date: Monday, 20 January 2003, at 2:21 p.m.

ok, now i'm getting worried! i recently lost a clown from ick. the other clown was fine and swimming, etc. he really hasnt been eating but i thought it was b/c the other clown died. (we have had this experience before, when 1 is left alone he wont eat, etc.) 2 days ago we finished the maracide cycle for ick and on the exterior of the fish it seems to be under control, no white spots, etc. i realize it can be in the gills so, based on other forum suggestions, we started another cycle of treatment today. others also suggested getting more clowns now anyway and with the 2nd cycle we would be safe b/c they would experience the treatment also. so we went to the lfs today to get 2 more clowns hoping it would ge