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My blood parrot fish is staying by s rocks face down and not

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my blood parrot fish is staying by his rocks face down and not swimming around.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the parrot's name and age?
Customer: rocky and he is 3/4 years old, hiz buddy Bella is upset hes not swimming with her she rubs on him
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Rocky?
Customer: his underside seems swollen, and so does the tube, but it feels firm
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Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Pet
Expert:  Joan replied 9 months ago.


My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years and a fish keeper for 40+ years.

Can you tell me how big the tank is?

How many fish in the tank?

Have you checked the water parameters?

What is the Ammonia, Nitrites, Nitrates and PH?

What type of test kit do you use?