Illness/Sickness: HELP its an Emergency!!!!!

JeNo86

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My axolotol has developed severe gill fungus to the point all of its gills are covered. I've started him on two salt baths a day but dont think its working. PLEASE HELP!! starting to stress heaps over the little guy:(
 

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When did you start the salt baths and are you fridging the axolotl?
 

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I started the salt baths 3 days ago but will now try fridging him as well. the salt bath ratio im using at the moment is 2tblspoons per 10lt and bathing him for 10mins twice a day
 

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Your ratio is 2 tablespoons of salt per 10 liters of water?

I typically use 2-3 teaspoons of salt per 1 liter for 10-15 minutes.

I think your ratio of salt to water is far too weak which is why it is ineffective.
 
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