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Old 08-14-2012, 03:11 PM   #1
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Platy fin

Hi my platy has a chunk out of its back fin and not sure what fish did it :-(
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Old 08-14-2012, 03:14 PM   #2
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Can you post a stocklist? Keep the water clean by doing frequent water changes, and add a little salt. It ought to help it heal faster.
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1 Molly
6 guppies
4 endlers
6 rummy nose
1 honey gourami
5 platies
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My guess would be the rummy nose or the gourami.
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Can they be nippy then?
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Old 08-14-2012, 04:56 PM   #6
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My guess would be the rummy nose or the gourami.
+1. Just keep the water clean and add maybe a little salt or some Melafix to help heal it's tail. I've had Melafix work wonders repairing fin damage.
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