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Old 05-29-2004, 10:54 PM   #1
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Do Salt Water Fish Get Ich?

There some white thing on the tail of my Sargent major wondering what it is
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Old 05-29-2004, 11:15 PM   #2
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It very well could be ich. Do you have a picture?
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Old 05-29-2004, 11:34 PM   #3
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cant get a picture sucky digital camera came with computer 3 years ago was gonna buy a Nikon d1 or Fuji S2 but bought aquarium instead

should i go ahead and treat for ich? will it hurt ?
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If it looks like white grains of salt, then it is indeed ich and u sould QT and use meds or a hyposalinity treatment.
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is'nt it also calle marine velvet

also is'nt ich caused by stress to the animal or is something else?
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Old 05-30-2004, 01:06 AM   #6
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I wouldn't worry yet, and don't treat any copper. Sargent majors are pretty bullet proof, just wait.
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