Shubunkin has red mark on his head

boofishJuly 22, 2013

I have a Shubunkin living with a couple of comets all seem to be in good health and not distressed in any way although last week I noticed a red circle on the forehead of the Shubunkin have read about red spots but this is one solitary red flash on his headThe fish are about 18 monthsto 2 years old

..any thoughts advice.. ?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
annzgw

It could be an injury, parasite, or just a change of color. Check your water chemistry and any areas in the tank where your fish may have injured itself. Is the tank large enough for all three fish?

The link below shows a list of diseases and how to treat. If it's not getting any worse and he's eating, it may take care of itself.

Here is a link that might be useful: Fish care

    Bookmark   July 22, 2013 at 12:34PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
nancyinmich

Boofish, how did your Shubunkin do?

    Bookmark   August 13, 2013 at 2:12PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Let's see your beloved pets
We need some happy posts on this forum, so let's see...
pamghatten
Need some advice regarding my neighbor's dogs.......kinda long....
She has 3 dogs - 12 yr old Collie (some arthritis issues),...
kitasmommie
integrating a cat and a dog
i have a male neutered cat. he's been here for many...
randy41_1
cats - non regenerative anemia
My 10 month old cat was diagnosed on Friday with severe...
miw-bast
God & swee' pea got together and sent me this...
http://i6.photobucket.com/albums/y203/Ninapearl/Olivia_zpsqx3k9bjt.jpg this...
Ninapearl
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™