*Neacco adopted 2\11\2012 between 9-12months?
*Housing 2.5 gallon tank* brand new heater as of this afternoon* temps@ 81'f *Filter system=tetra whisper i3* no air stones or bubbler aside from the filter bubbler*no tank mates
Food*betta bio gold pellets + blood worms for treats
Maintenance*water changes every 3-4 days 50-75% * water conditioner= Aqua safe 4~6 drops+ 1gallon of spring water + 1\2 gallon of fauset water to add minerals( our water has lots of chlorine in it makes me nervose for my little neacco)* not currently testing water+ its in future plans though
*(Appearance change + noticed a small white dot near gill. When he came home+ more white dandruff looking spots near tail .+it's been 2weeks and a few days. belly more white\silver outter gill and face silverish+ his gills since he's come home have been bowd not shur what that means or what that's from * another issue I noticed recently is his front dangling fins have a bright red on them...I have read that this may be just regrowth.
Symptoms* lazy the first few days~ found a lot of lint like debris in the tank*2nd day home dorsil fin was raised very slugish. *Picked up the filter system and installed it* Neacco seemed to have a change in his energy more active happyier& busy surfing* brand new heater. The temps was around 76~79'f .
..*(newer symptom)*orignaly changing the water every three days with spring water untill I read a post saying the ph & mineral contents are differnt that faucet water.so this last week I started with one gallon spring & 1\2 faucet water and add4_6 drops of aqua safe conditioner* positive change in energy* after changing filter out last night and 75% water neacco became lazy and hiding at bottem of the tank.*also rubbing aginst tank equiptment hanges out near the filter system and bottem filter area. *also he opens his moulth like he yawning more oftin..aswell as moves his moulth like he's chewing some thing when he's not.
*Game plane I put 6-7 drops in @ 8:00am removed filter then put filter back in....after reading what happens when puting meds in with the filters in 'i was miss directed as to puting them back in..as they absorb the meds:( tommaro I'm going to change out 50% of his water or more need suggestion. I put 1\2 teaspoon of aquarum salt in to help out. 1\2teaspoon=one gallon didn't put the full 1tsp in wanted to know he'd react ok...nervious about adding product to the tank.