This might be our sexiest anemone yet....help

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  1. Maritimer

    Maritimer Well-Known Member R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Squad Leader CTARS Member Build Thread Contributor

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    Reeaaaalllllly hope this guy pulls through for you guys!

    ~Bruce
     

  2. RobMcC

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    This won't pull through unless you treat it asap.

    Your best bet is Baytril by Bayer. If you have a sympathetic vet they will prescribe for an anemone. I used this successfully twice before for stichodactyla that looked worse than that on arrival and both survived and lived many years more. You need a bucket with an airstone and use 1 mL Baytril per 10L seawater.

    Change the water every 8 to 12 hours for 3 to 5 days (more in the early days). - oh and keep the bucket in the dark as the Baytril rapidly degrades in sunlight (UV).

    Do not just pour the Baytril down the sink after each water change, this contributes to resistance. Use bleach and place water in strong sunlight to deactivate the antibiotic
     
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    oh and don't feed it while it is ill
     
  4. beastium

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    It was a good "ugh"
     
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    Truly breathtaking!! I would love to have one!!
     
  6. jkimballer29g

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    Wowzers that thing is awesome!
     
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    .... and looking at it makes my teeth ache! GORgeous!!
     
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    sad it looks like a goner.
     
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    Looks like fruity pebbles lol
     
  10. Sabellafella

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    Noway, itll most likely look even better under a whiter setting.
    Noooooo!!!!!!
     
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    URC, my hat off to you for actually showing us the nem under whites. I'll be crossing all my fingers and toes hoping this thing makes it, such a beautiful animal.
     
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    Wife says it looks like pop rocks. I say whoa - I like but I know I am not ready to try and take care of it - nice pics will have to do.
     
  13. melev

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    Interesting recommendation, thanks for sharing it.
     
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    Hope this creature survives. Have you tried anything specific besides hope and prayer? I know it's only been about 10 hours since you posted, but you got our attention and we care.
     
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    Fruity Pebbles!
     
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    Wow !! Awesome piece .. how much you want for it ... ??? Sell it too me ... !!!!
     
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    OK,do we have any news about the Rainbow Pizza today?
     
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    Do we have any news on when a second one is coming!:)
     
  19. UltraRainbowCorals.com

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    We are doing a Cyprofloxacin treatment on this little guy, we will let everyone know if he pulls through in the next few days. Thanks for the advice/support everyone! Ya'll are awesome :D
     
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    Lol we are working on it
     
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