Fish add color and life to your pond, and no one likes to see their fish become sick or unencumbered in any way. Aquascape offers a basic line of fish treatments that target most issues experienced by pond fish. Use our handy chart below to identify the problem, and treat with the corresponding product.

Fish Symptom

Possible Problems

Treatment

Erratic movement, flashing or rubbing on rocks and surfaces throughout the pond
  • Parasite Problem
Growths that look like “cotton balls”
  • Fungal Infection
Open wounds or ulcers
  • Bacterial Infection
Fins appear to be rotting away
  • Fin Rot
  • Bacterial Infection
Red streaks in the fins
  • Bacterial Infection
  • Parasite Problem
  • Ammonia Poisoning
Small, white spots that look like salt stuck to the body of the fish
  • Ich
  • Parasite problem
Gasping at the surface of the water
  • Oxygen Depletion
Bulging eyes
  • Bacterial Infection
Scales protruding from a swollen body like a pine cone
  • Dropsy
  • Bacterial Infection
Difficulty swimming underwater floating at the surface upright
  • Swim Bladder Disease
  • If the fish is still feeding, feed fish with canned peas or a Spirulina-based fish food.
Red or swollen gills
  • Parasite Problem
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      FUNGUS TREATMENT – 8OZ/236ML
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      • FUNGUS TREATMENT – 8OZ/236ML

      • $15.18
      • Used for the treatments of fungus and external protozoan parasites, including freshwater/saltwater ich, costia, and trichodinella. It is important to treat immediately after noticing the first signs of fungus or a parasite problem on your pond fish. Common symptoms include white, green, or gray cottony looking patches, fish quickly rubbing or flashing against surfaces within the pond.
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      PARASITE & ICH TREATMENT – 8OZ/236ML
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      • PARASITE & ICH TREATMENT – 8OZ/236ML

      • $15.18
      • Used for the treatments of external protozoan parasites including freshwater / saltwater ich, costia, and trichodinella. It is important to treat immediately after noticing the first signs of a parasite problem on your pond fish. Common symptoms include fish quickly rubbing or flashing against surfaces within the pond, and white spots that look like grains of salt or parasites stuck…
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      POND SALT – 2 LB / 0.9 KG
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      • POND SALT – 2 LB / 0.9 KG

      • $11.18
      • Aquascape Pond Salt provides a wide variety of benefits for ponds and pond fish, acting as a treatment and preventative measure. Our pond salt helps to reduce the effects of elevated nitrite levels that become toxic to pond fish. It also helps restore natural electrolytes, allowing proper gill function when pond fish are under stress. This non-iodized salt also repairs…
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      POND SALT – 9LB / 4.08 KG
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      • POND SALT – 9LB / 4.08 KG

      • $27.98
      • Aquascape Pond Salt provides a wide variety of benefits for ponds and pond fish, acting as a treatment and preventative measure. Our pond salt helps to reduce the effects of elevated nitrite levels that become toxic to pond fish. It also helps restore natural electrolytes, allowing proper gill function when pond fish are under stress. This non-iodized salt also repairs…
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      PRAZIQUANTEL TREATMENT – 8OZ/236ML
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      • PRAZIQUANTEL TREATMENT – 8OZ/236ML

      • $26.38
      • Used for the treatments of external and internal parasites, flukes, flatworms, and tapeworms Praziquantel is known to be one of the safest, most effective pond fish treatments available for treating a vast array of external and internal parasites. It will not stress pond fish, damage filtration systems, or negatively affect the balance of your pond. One of the biggest advantages…
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      ULCER & BACTERIAL TREATMENT – 8.8OZ/250G
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      • ULCER & BACTERIAL TREATMENT – 8.8OZ/250G

      • $15.18
      • Used for the treatments of bacterial infections, fin rot, open sores, and ulcers Bacterial infections and ulcerations are primarily a secondary infection resulting from external damage caused by parasites, and physical damage caused by improper netting or rough handling. Most disease problems or issues can be linked back to poor water quality or introduction of sick or stressed fish. Before…