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Old 11/30/2007, 01:26 PM   #3
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I'll check for ammonia frequently, as you suggest, Rekonn. Thanks for replying!

I have pondered the ethics issue of exposing the other two new fish to ich, when they may not have it themselves. However, it seems like whenever I go to a LFS all the tanks are linked together and at least one of the fish is showing some ich. This leads me to believe that every fish I buy is more likely than not to carry the parasite. Is it unwise to treat prophylactically?

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