Dropsy – How To Diagnose And Cure Goldfish Of This Disease

Goldfish owners worldwide are challenged with “dropsy” disease. Although it’s a very common disease, there is little information about its cause. Some attribute the condition to bad water temperature regulation while others simply blame diet as the culprit. Fish become susceptible when their immune system has been compromised, generally by a stress factor. Maintaining a healthy tank is optimal in avoiding this sickness as healthy fish rarely develop this disease. Diagnosis of Dropsy If your goldfish has swelling in any … Read more

Goldfish Illness: What Are The Main Culprits?

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Goldfish illness is very common and sometimes fatal. However, if the symptoms are detected early and correct treatment given, the goldfish can make a complete recovery. Diagnosis of the illness affecting your fish is an important part of overall goldfish care. Causes of fish illness can be bacterial, fungal, viral, parasitic diseases, physical ailments, protozoan diseases. The most common maladies seen in home aquariums are either bacterial or parasitic in origin. Fungal is sometimes seen and occasionally physical ailments. 4 … Read more

Goldfish Illness – How To Diagnose The Symptoms?

It’s never good when goldfish begin acting differently and showing signs they might be sick. It is often hard to determine what is causing sick goldfish to act in a particular way. Detecting a goldfish illness can be easier if you are aware of possible symptoms associated with the most common diseases and infections. Although some symptoms may be signs of different problems, understanding what to look for can be helpful in catching and treating an illness before it’s too … Read more