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by Pufferpunk
Sat May 30, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: Hospital
Topic: Fahaka puffer not eating :(
Replies: 3
Views: 25

Re: Fahaka puffer not eating :(

That amount of salt shouldn't harm your puffer.
by Pufferpunk
Sat May 30, 2020 3:39 pm
Forum: Hospital
Topic: Puffer seem sick
Replies: 15
Views: 164

Re: Puffer seem sick

Yay! Moss balls don't need planting, neither does Java moss. Not much else will survive salt.
by Pufferpunk
Fri May 29, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: Hospital
Topic: Fahaka puffer not eating :(
Replies: 3
Views: 25

Re: Fahaka puffer not eating :(

Hi, welcome to the forum! I do believe your fish is stunted. He should be bigger by now. Minimum tank size is 120g/460L, but it would be much happier in a larger tank. Mine loved his 180g/680l tank! I'm not sure why you'd be treating with that med. Seems bacterial to me. You could try adding salt at...
by Pufferpunk
Thu May 28, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Brackish Puffers
Topic: GSP getting bullied by a... Molly? What?
Replies: 2
Views: 24

Re: GSP getting bullied by a... Molly? What?

[welcome]
Yep, mollies are very often bullies.
by Pufferpunk
Wed May 27, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Hospital
Topic: Puffer seem sick
Replies: 15
Views: 164

Re: Puffer seem sick

Why are you treating internal parasites with antibacterial meds?
by Pufferpunk
Tue May 26, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: Hospital
Topic: Super skinny F8 puffer
Replies: 1
Views: 13

Re: Super skinny F8 puffer

Algae killer can easily kill your fish, too. Please do a large WC to remove it!

library/puffers-in-focus/fig8/

library/hospital/internal-parasites-pre ... treatment/
by Pufferpunk
Tue May 26, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Hospital
Topic: Puffer seem sick
Replies: 15
Views: 164

Re: Puffer seem sick

https://www.thepufferforum.com/forum/library/hospital/internal-parasites-prevention-and-treatment/ Substrate should be aragonite sand. ALWAYS stir substrate thoroughly! That's where your nitrate is hiding. https://www.thepufferforum.com/forum/library/puffers-in-focus/an-introduction-to-green-spotted...
by Pufferpunk
Mon May 25, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: Hospital
Topic: Puffer seem sick
Replies: 15
Views: 164

Re: Puffer seem sick

What substrate are you using? Are you stirring it thoroughly, before each WC? Even under rocks & other decors?
by Pufferpunk
Mon May 25, 2020 12:03 am
Forum: Hospital
Topic: Puffer seem sick
Replies: 15
Views: 164

Re: Puffer seem sick

Is there any salt in there?
by Pufferpunk
Sun May 24, 2020 11:01 pm
Forum: Freshwater Tanks
Topic: Crayfish fighting or breeding?
Replies: 14
Views: 1481

Re: Crayfish fighting or breeding?

How big is it?
by Pufferpunk
Sat May 23, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: Hospital
Topic: Puffer seem sick
Replies: 15
Views: 164

Re: Puffer seem sick

[welcome]
Nitrate needs to be <20. Lots more WC, try 50% daily for a week.
by Pufferpunk
Fri May 22, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: Hospital
Topic: Internal Parasite Juvenile Fahaka Puffer
Replies: 5
Views: 49

Re: Internal Parasite Juvenile Fahaka Puffer

I have not, I'm in the US but it was recommended on a worldwide puffer group I'm in.
by Pufferpunk
Sun May 17, 2020 11:29 pm
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: Baby fahaka
Replies: 4
Views: 66

Re: Baby fahaka

Try crushing the snails, he'll still get some crunch out of them.
by Pufferpunk
Thu May 14, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: DPF agressive female issue
Replies: 6
Views: 61

Re: DPF agressive female issue

Really? I thought it was an excellent article. Especially the part saying they prefer to be in groups of 6 or more.