What size is your tank? 5 gallon/divided
What temperature is your tank? abotu 85
Does your tank have a filter? Yes, Aquatech 5-15 powerfilter
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? Filter rmakes bubbles..
Is your tank heated? No, warm enough
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? One platy who is on the other side, waiting for a new home.
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Top Fin color enchancing pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? Three-five pellets a day, three in morning two at night.
How often do you perform a water change? Ever other day until my ammonia goes down.
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? About a gallon and a half, so like 20%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Water Conditioner and Bacteria Supplement by Top Fin
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Ammonia: > .05
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? His fins are getting smaller, tips are brown.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Hasn't
When did you start noticing the symptoms? A few days ago, I've had him for nine days.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? No, need to buy aquarium salt or whatever you guys recommend (?)
Does your fish have any history of being ill? Not that I know of, but my platies had internal parasites in the same tank but he seemed un-affected and my betta and platies were treated with garlic.
How old is your fish (approximately)? Not sure