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Disease & Probable Cause


Fish rubbing and flicking -- clamped fins -- gasping

Look for

Small worms on the gills and fish body also cloudy film on the body along with reddened patches.

White spots on fish.


Cloverleaf Parasite Answer


Generally uncomfortable and unhappy

Look for

Green or white cotton wool growths on fish


Cloverleaf Fungal Answer


Lethargic -- no interest in food -- clamped fins

Look for

Sores -- rotted mouth -- reddening and ragged fins -- swollen abdomen or emaciated -- gasping at water surface


Cloverleaf Bacteria Answer

The above is a guide and you should seek expert advice if you are in doubt

Safety information

Avoid domestic animals drinking from a treated pondAvoid contact with skin and clothesThe wearing of gloves is advisedKeep away from eyesWash hands after useIn the event of eye contact wash immediately with cold water if splashed into the eye, seek medical adviceIn the event of accidental swallowing contact your doctor or hospital immediately and have the treatment bottle with youNever allow children to handle treatmentsKeep all pond treatments in a safe place and away from children

Disposal of bottles and contents

The material and its container must be disposed of as hazardous waste.Avoid release to the environment. Do not attempt to burn.Do not flush into sanitary sewer system or surface water.Keep products away from drains, sewers, surface and ground water and soil. Visit your local refuse center for disposal and advice.Empty bottles may be disposed off with household refuse.

General advice

Be particularly careful if your pond contains sterlets, tench, golden orfe, golden rudd these fish can be very sensitive to treatments. If in doubt consult your dealer.Some treatments can effect the biological filtration so it is recommended that you test your water condition for changes to nitrite and ammonia and if required add cloverleaf filter answer or sludge answer to your filter for rapid reinstatement of natural bacteria’s

Conditions of use are outside our company control, we can not accept any liability for loss or damage from incorrect diagnosis or inappropriate diagnosis when applying treatments

Please use our contact details available on this web site for enquires, or write to:

Cloverleaf Pond SuppliesKing StreetHigh OngarEssexCM5 9QZ

Telephone 01277 366002 Monday to Friday 10.00am to 3.30pm