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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 09-15-2009, 11:16 PM Thread Starter
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So I am watching a family friends 3 bettas while they are on vacation. I went to feed them tonight and I noticed one of the crowntals has this big red ball on part of his tail--it almost looks like a blister and it's very red. If anyone knows what it might be I would love some advice just to pass back to them..they are new fish owners. Here's a link to the pic a took: http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b7...s/DSC00032.jpg. Let me know if that works
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 09-16-2009, 03:02 PM
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It might be some sort of infection but it'd be great if you could give a bit more info . Does he have any other symptoms? How old is he? What sort of tank set-up is he in?

No matter what it is, I would start by doing a water change and getting the water tested (most pet stores will test a water sample for free).




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