Made two good pick ups yesterday from the LFS
. The fish had been out of their shipping bags less than two hrs. When I happened upon them. Fish looked in great shape, too good of deal to pass up, so I bought them. While in display tank noticed one fish occasionally shook his head and flared it's gills. No parasites seen. Maybe a little Ick in gills. Other than that, vibrant, healthy fish.
Put both fish in 65 gal
. For QT. I didn't want to nuke the tank with Copper, or any of the dye meds, and screw up the BB, so I opted for Kordons Ick Attack (Herbal). I believe same company makes Rid Ick, I've treated the tank twice, and the water is stained like tea.
Evidently, no water changes needed during treatment, suggested treatment duration, one week Anyone successfully use the herbal stuff for QT / Acclimation or actual treatment of a