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post #6 of (permalink) Old 11-08-2013, 04:38 AM
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Originally Posted by dear_iinsanity View Post
Yeah, when I bought them I inspected them and they looked fine, I put them in with the community (bad move on not quarantining them first), and noticed a white spot. Been in the main tank for 4 days now, I noticed it getting worse last night so I put it in the quarantine tank along with the other fish that came with it.
They can carry it with out symptoms at times. I've noticed this quite often in catfish. Stress seems to make it worse, even IF the fish look healthy at the store you always want to qt them! You never know what they are carrying that you can't see with the naked eye!

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