I wanted to put tannins in my tank to help my fish. Well, I soaked decaf green tea bags 1 per gallon for an hour than added my fish. I acclimated Ryu but forgot to acclimate Neon and my cories. He's doing really bad right now, he's super lethargic and clamped up and is just laying on the bottom.
What size is your tank? 10 g
What temperature is your tank? 82
Does your tank have a filter? yes
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration?
Is your tank heated? no
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? 5 pygmy cories
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? daily
How often do you perform a water change? weekly
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 25-50%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? aquasafe
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? faded colors
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? lethargic and just laying on the bottom
When did you start noticing the symptoms? now
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? I did a 50% water change then put him in a .5 gallon bowl with fresh water
Does your fish have any history of being ill? no
How old is your fish (approximately)? unknown
I put him in a .5 gallon bowl of fresh water... right now I don't care if the cories make it, it's just Neon I'm worried about. Please, what can I do?!