Hi, need some help on my betta please. It's been shedding its fins and color lately and has been generally depressed. Pimafix and melafix has not helped.
What size is your tank? 2.5 gallons (but now in smaller hosp tank)
What temperature is your tank? 80F
Does your tank have a filter? No
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No
Is your tank heated? No
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? None
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Hikari Betta Bio-Gold
How often do you feed your betta fish? Daily, 10 pellets
How often do you perform a water change? Twice weekly
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 50%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Prime
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
No test kit.. :(
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? Lost color and scales/fin
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? It's been depressed lately
When did you start noticing the symptoms? 1 week ago
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? Pimafix/Melafix, but doesn't work
Does your fish have any history of being ill? No
How old is your fish (approximately)? 1 year ++
Here's a before/after pic...thanks all!