IGEES Guppy Disease and Treatment Guide

The prevention, diagnose and treatment of common guppy diseases.

  • Preventative Maintenance
    Preventative maintenance is the biggest defense against guppy diseases. A healthy guppy also grows larger and is more fertile and active.
  • Symptoms of Guppy Diseases
    Here are some of the most common signs that your guppies are not doing well.
  • Common Guppy Diseases
    Here are the most common diseases affecting guppies, including diagnosis and suggested treatments.
  • Disease Treatments
    Preventative maintenance is the best way to avoid disease in the fish room. The biggest cause of disease is stress, brought on by poor water conditions and poor feeding. Most disease treatments, including those listed here, are limited in their effectiveness. Usually removing diseased guppies and restoring good water conditions is the most effective treatment.
  • Disease Medications
    Some common medications for treating guppies.