What size is your tank? 5 Gal? I'm not sure. See attached picture.
What temperature is your tank? 76-80
Does your tank have a filter? No
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? It has a bubble maker, but I thought it freaked Francis out so I turned it off.
Is your tank heated? Yes.
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? Loner.
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Bio gold pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? 3 per day.
How often do you perform a water change? 2 times a week.
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 30-40%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? amquel plus
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters? No testing materials.
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? colors are blending... fins clumped and turning redish brown.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? went from normal-->too active, always flashing and scratching-->lethargic, on bottom of tank.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? last weekish.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? Parasite Guard (tetra) more amquel
Does your fish have any history of being ill? no
How old is your fish (approximately)?less than a year