South American Cichlids • Oscars Peeling???

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Oscars Peeling???

Postby mattmean » Wed Feb 29, 2012 3:43 pm

Looks like his skin is peeling off, or the scales..

tank is fine so if every fish. hes even eating...


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Postby Mbunaaddict » Fri Mar 02, 2012 10:39 am

I have no idea what it could be.

Maybe add some salt or stress coat or even melafix.

But im no pro. You might want to wait till someone else chimes in.
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Postby mattmean » Fri Mar 02, 2012 10:51 am

Thanks, took him to the lfs, its nothing bad he said, if hes eating keep him @ 80deg salt, mela pima, offs off keep him less stressed for a couple of days.
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