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Old 05-08-2013, 02:16 PM   #1 
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Unhappy betta twitching and not eating much

my new betta oberon is twitchy i dont beleve he is particualy trying to scratch agenst ordamints though
he is in a heated 2 gallon tank
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Old 05-08-2013, 02:27 PM   #2 
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Sorry your new guy is having problems, could you fill out this form so we may help you better in figuring out whats going on with him...Thanks.


Housing
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?

Food
What type of food do you feed your betta fish?
How often do you feed your betta fish?

Maintenance
How often do you perform a water change?
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change?
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change?

Water Parameters:
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?

Ammonia:
Nitrite:
Nitrate:
pH:
Hardness:
Alkalinity:

Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed?
How has your betta fish's behavior changed?
When did you start noticing the symptoms?
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how?
Does your fish have any history of being ill?
How old is your fish (approximately)?
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Old 05-08-2013, 02:50 PM   #3 
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Housing
What size is your tank? 2 gallon
What temperature is your tank?80 F
Does your tank have a filter? no but i do water changes every day
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?none

Food
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? hikari micro bits
How often do you feed your betta fish? once a day

Maintenance
How often do you perform a water change? small amount every day
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 10 %
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? aqua safe

Water Parameters:
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
i dont have a test kit
Ammonia:
Nitrite:
Nitrate:
pH:
Hardness:
Alkalinity:

Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? no
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? no
When did you start noticing the symptoms? when i got him
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? yes, aquarium salt
Does your fish have any history of being ill? iv had him for only a few days
How old is your fish (approximately)? iv only had him a few days but i would say 3-6 months old
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