I tried to get good pictures of him, but he's one active little fellow, I circled the little pinprick holes in yellow if that helps any...
I've heard that some fish develop small holes when their fins are growing... but I'm not sure so I decided to ask you guys about it...
What size is your tank? 3 gal
What temperature is your tank? 79-82
Does your tank have a filter? no
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? Omgea One flakes (cute up small) and FD blood worms (one every 2 days or so)
How often do you feed your betta fish? 2 times a day, fast once a week
How often do you perform a water change? 2 50% 1 100%
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? see above
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Aqueon Betta bowl plus (it's all I've got right now)
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? TINY holes in caudal fin
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? hasn't
When did you start noticing the symptoms? roughly 1 week ago
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? Thought it was the hornwort at first, removed that, he clamped for a few days because I scared him and he seemed to heal up a bit after he unclamped, and now the holes are back
Does your fish have any history of being ill? don't know, had him for a little over 2 weeks now
How old is your fish (approximately)?unsure, bought him at petsmart, but he seems REALLY small to me so he may be younger than the usual 6 months that they sell them at most times (unsure of this)