Aquarium fish get sick the same as any other pet. The illness is the result of the disease. General diseases that affect fishbowl fish are often stress-induced.
Microorganisms that generate these diseases can be already in the water as the role of the normal microfauna and grab the moment to infest or affect the stronger fish when it is stressed and its regular defense weakens.
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Several ways fishbowl fish experience stress
– Fishbowl fish normally start undergoing stress from the moment about breathing the breeding farm until the end, when the buyer finally has chosen a retailer. Most beginners do not know how to handle fish.
– The quality of water is another cause of stress in aquarium fish. Different species of fish have different quality of the water that will make the environment conducive for them. The quality parameters such as pH, the hardness of the water, high nitrate, and the level of carbon dioxide.
– Any change in an environment like physical damage, leeches, lice and introduction of new fish that is not quarantine could lead to stress in an aquarium, with what life nonconducive for fish in the aquarium tank
– Change in weather conditions is another factor that leads to aquarium fish stress. When there is a heavy downfall as you know the weather will become cold and this could lead to tension in the aquarium.