My betta Zoro has been bloated for a week. This is my fifth day fasting him and I am getting worried. It is not an extreme bloat but his stomach is larger than usual.
What size is your tank? 10 gal
What temperature is your tank?78-80 degrees
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?--
What type of food do you feed your betta fish?bettabites
How often do you feed your betta fish?twice every day, 1-2 pellets every time, fast twice a week
How often do you perform a water change? once a week
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 40-50
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? stress coat
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? tummy is larger, his face seems a tad more dull.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? no
When did you start noticing the symptoms? actually, he came home from the petstore like this but got better and now it is happening again.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? fasting for five days already:(.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? fin rot, but he is better.
How old is your fish (approximately)? pet store fish but he is mature.