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We have a koi fish that we noticed floating on her side really

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We have a koi fish that we noticed floating on her side really close to pump grate. We have her quarantined in a box we water and air stone. We tested water and found that the PH is up at 10. The othere fish seem to be fine. 3 falls and 6 air stones in 1000 gallon pond. Any ideas?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pet
Expert:  Joan replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years and a Fish keeper over 40+ years.
Did you check the ammonia, nitrites, nitrates and what are their readings?
Can you tell me what type of test kid you are using?
Any bloating on the abdomen?
An red spots on body gills or fins?
Have you noticed any animals around the pond?
Any chance of insecticides?
Joan

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