Where do I start? Well, my brother's Betta, Brisinger, is a tail-biter. My family went on a long trip for several weeks and when we came back he had really bad fin rot.
We have been using the warm, clean water treatment but it's not helping much at all. Please help!
What size is your tank?
What temperature is your tank?
Does your tank have a filter?
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration?
Is your tank heated?
What tank mates does your betta fish live with?
What type of food do you feed your betta fish?
Omega One Betta Buffet pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish?
One pellet twice a day. (He's a juvie and that's how big his eye is)
How often do you perform a water change?
Once a week
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change?
50 - 100%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change?
SeaChem Prime (2 drops per gallon)
Have you tested your water?
Not yet. But I have a test kit, so can if necessary.
If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed?
Fins ebbing away, edges of fin look ragged/deteriorating.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed?
When did you start noticing the symptoms?
About a month ago.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how?
Yes. I am using the warm clean water treatment, but it's not working.
Does your fish have any history of being ill?
No that I know of.
How old is your fish (approximately)?
Juvenile (not sure approximately)
Here are pictures of him. He is an HM.
Please help! We don't want to lose him.