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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-18-2013, 04:48 PM Thread Starter
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Anchor worms

Have my pond going for over 15 yrs and my nephews put some bait fish and fresh water clams in it last yr. Now I have Anchor worms all over and they are killing my goldfish and babies.
Anyone with this problem and any good solutions? I have read a little on Dimilin but not sure if this will work if you just add it to the water.
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-18-2013, 07:28 PM
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i had some (massive) Celebes rainbows come in for SE asia with this affliction. i hadn't seen it in many years. I hit the tank with some praziquantel and it took care of the problem . i didnt lose any plants in the tank, mind you it as only vals and swords.
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Prazi works pretty good.. I used to use to QT my discus
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-19-2013, 03:09 PM Thread Starter
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I can try Prazi but it says it's for flukes.........

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