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Posted by Matt-D on April 16, 2003 at 10:43:26:

In Reply to: Re: sick fly river turtles.. posted by Flavia Guimaraes on April 16, 2003 at 01:17:31:

You should almost NEVER do a full water change,especially with something that sensitive to water chemistry. When you do the full change,it eliminates most of your beneficial bacteria in the water which aids in keeping the turtle healthy. Another thing to keep in mind is that they do best with a pH level off 6.5 or so..This would certainlly help to prevent funguses in the first place.
Matt


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