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Sick Axolotl? Axolotl looking down in the gills? The doctors are in.

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Old 30th August 2018   #1
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I donít know what to do should I do salt baths??? Her mouth is falling off maybe from bacteria
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Old 31st August 2018   #2
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Does it look like it's sitting on the surface of the lips? Is it crusty or fluffy looking?
Test your water parameters (temperature, ammonia, nitrite and nitrate) and post them here.



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No salt... I would say it's a bacteria infection and needs medicine from a vet. But if vet not an option start with API Furan-2 or tetra cycline - antibiotics sold on Amazon and pet stores


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I truly donít have the ď original ď water it was in, I changed it then tried doing a cycle I didnít wait the whole 8 weeks I did like 2 weeks while I had it in the fridge then put it back in the water that was ď cycled ď which is then when it looked like it got even worst..which is the picture where it looks like thereís a beard ): I just want to help my poor axi



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