What size is your tank? 3G
What temperature is your tank? 80 degrees F
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? Omega One betta buffet flakes/ freeze dried blood worms
How often do you feed your betta fish? 2 times a day(morning/evening)
How often do you perform a water change? 100% every 4th day
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? topfin betta water conditioner, also recently API AQ salt due to a tail biting incident.
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? his belly is bloated/grey. eyes swollen a bit.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? lethargic, irritable
When did you start noticing the symptoms?this morning, his belly has been bloated for 2 or 3 days though. just realized the whole thing this morning.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how?not yet, want to know if it's dropsy first...
Does your fish have any history of being ill? just a short bit of tail biting which has healed.
How old is your fish (approximately)? 7 months? got him in june at petsmart and he was pretty good size so i am assuming he was about 4/5 months when i got him..
For the life of me my computer won't upload the pics.....so working on that