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White spot on FB newts mouth?

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My newt will not eat and is dying, I noticed there is a spot on his mouth/nose that is white? I have another newt in the tank with him and I am afraid that the dying newt has a disease. Is this a sign of an illness?
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Firebelly newts are often imported in terrible conditions. The white spot is probably a necrotizing bacteria. Since your newt already has 'the shine', I really would consider euthanizing it.



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