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Old 09-01-2010, 06:20 PM   #1 
cyndi
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distressed male

my eldest male (one almost two years old) has been acting off for about a week since i did his last water change. He is in a gallon bowl that is unfiltered and unheated. I used tap water with the water declor. he has been laying on his side some days but still eats his pellets and breathes normally. i don't want to move him to a larger tank to get a heater till he shows more improvement. I moved him to the warmest room in the house so he can get a bit warmer. My LPS gave me half a teaspoon (if that) of salt for the bowl. he has perked up since i put it in and i wanted to know how often i can treat him with it.

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Old 09-02-2010, 01:26 PM   #2 
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Answering these questions will help us figure out what might be making him sick: http://www.bettafish.com/showthread.php?t=49233
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