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Old 09-14-2006, 11:46 AM   #1
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Hippo Tang has white and poppy dots on the body. Pls advice.

I have a 4" Hippo Tang, he has white dots popped on the body. Would anybody let me know what it is and how to cure it. Thanks in advance.
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Do you have any idea what ick is? Pls give some info on the tank. Other inhabitants. How long you've had the tang - and the tank. Water readings.

Also, look up info on the use of quarantine tanks.

BTW, I admire anyone that can do hippos since they seem to be ick magnets. I'm chicken.
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Here is an article on ich and how to treat it. HTH

http://www.aquariumadvice.com/articl...dAuto=50&faq=2
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Thanks for all advice. The fish I have is just comming home 2 days, I put together with others. Per your advice, I will QT this tang and I will do "hyposalinity" method.
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. Per your advice, I will QT this tang and I will do "hyposalinity" method.
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