What size is your tank? 2.5 gallon
What temperature is your tank? 78
Does your tank have a filter? No
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No
Is your tank heated? Yes
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? nothing
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Aqueon betta pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? 3 pellets twice a day
How often do you perform a water change? Doing it every day
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 100%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? stresscoat+
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? Getting the start of fin rot
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? No change
When did you start noticing the symptoms? The fin rot, 2 days ago, the pibk stuff yesterday
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? Yes. Doing 100% WC's, adding 1/2 teaspoon of AQS, and stresscoat+
Does your fish have any history of being ill? Battled fin rot twice but it got worse.
How old is your fish (approximately) Don't know.
Two days ago I found Winteregreen had fin rot and I started treating him. Today I went to feed him, and saw a few pink strands on his bottom fin. Is this blood? Or something else? Sorry about the crappy quality of the pictures. The last 2 of how bad his fins had gotten.