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Juvenile firemouth hyperventilating! Need help ASAP
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B Phishin
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Location: Lexington, Kentucky

PostPosted: 2011.11.10(Thu)2:53    Post subject: Juvenile firemouth hyperventilating! Need help ASAP Reply with quote

My nickle-sized firemouth cichlid looks like its breathing too fast, its mouth and lips are extending in and out very quickly.. All the other fish are good to go.. 4 cardinal tetras, 3 angelfish, 2 german blue rams, and "mr hyperventilater" soon to have a stroke, Firemouth.. whatcha think????
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PostPosted: 2011.11.14(Mon)3:32    Post subject: Reply with quote

Have you checked your water parameters - in particular ammonia and nitrite?
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