helptoall helptoall
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  • Posted on: 27/12/2018 22:58
bloated guppy #1

Hi This guppy became bloated 2 dats ago,today he bloated some more and he is spending alot of time hiding near the bottom. he's scales arent portruding. I havent seen white poop. Any ideas what is it?
He is in a 70L tank with 8 other guppys, Theres an external filter and a heater, WC once a week 25% and water P are 0,0,7.
Fishlady Fishlady
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  • Posted on: 28/12/2018 11:43
Re: bloated guppy #2
Can't be sure, but at a guess, he has an internal tumour or similar. Try treating for constipation and if that doesn't work I would say euthanasia is best for him, sadly.