Hello new to this forum not a beginner but not an expert fish keeper. I recently bought a group of Platy’s and of them has came down with this red coloring on the bottom; will attach pictures. Any help on what illness this might be would be appreciated.
Our three new platies! The red platy is Little Red Riding Hood (Little Red for short; my younger sister named her). The panda is named Chun-Li (she kept fighting with the other two on the way home, but she's settled down now). The blue micky mouse platy (in the corner there) is named Flopsey. She ea
This is the first aquarium we started with in June 2011. We are loving the way it is becoming to come together. We just had a ton of babies tho, the day after bringing a new mollie home from the store. So, that led to putting the fry in the pink tank pictured, and putting the platys and swordtail ba
These are my two sunburst platies, Marron and Isabella! I was worried I'd have to take them back to the store because my betta was picking on them, but they're all starting to get along better. The one on top is Isabella. She's the more dominant one. Marron is a bit more shy. They're both so cute! A
Here's a pic of my 10G. The brown things on bottom and the little floater are bulbs. We'll see if they do better than the last batch....
I'm going for the beaslbob build:
Peat, sand (live sand--oops!) and gravel.
Tap water--no chemicals, no filter.
Plants: wisteria, Amazon sword (cycling for abou