Hole In The Head

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Cause :
The cause is seemingly unknown. However, poor water quality and lack of nutrition are thought to be contributors. Skeptics believe old activated carbon may contribute.

Prevention :
Provide a vitamin rich diet and maintain a healthy water quality. Replace carbon filters as directed.

Symptoms :

  • Holes or indentations in the head
  • Loss of appetite
  • Serious cases may have damage along the fish's lateral line

Treatment :

  • Unknown medical cure
  • Use preventable care