What size is your tank? 2.5g
What temperature is your tank? Between Around 80
Does your tank have a filter? Yes.
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.
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? pellets, sometimes dried bloodworms.
What BRAND of food do you feed it? Aqueon
How often do you feed your betta fish? Twice a day
How MUCH do you give at each feeding? 2-3 pellets
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? 100%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Kordon water conditioner and a small bit of stress coat
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? Pale, bloated, head and spine not as smoothly curved together
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Not as active, not responding to anything, not eating.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? He's been kinda lazy for a few weeks, mostly napping in his little leaf hammock. Today he stopped responding and finally...
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? I gave him a little epsom salt about five hours ago
Does your fish have any history of being ill? A little fin rot and once he smacked his head on something
How old is your fish - OR - How long have you owned it? Had him since end of november last year.
He died sometime in the last hour or two. Any idea as to what might have happened? I... I can't take pictures yet it hurts too much to look.