What size is your tank? 2.5 gallons
What temperature is your tank? 75 degrees F
Does your tank have a filter? No
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No
Is your tank heated? No.
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? None, they are both alone in their tanks.
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Betta pellets.
How often do you feed your betta fish? 3 a day.
How often do you perform a water change? Every three to four days.
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 100%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? AquaSafe and Conditioner.
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
I only have a nitrite test and an ammonia test.
Ammonia: <1 ppm
Nitrite: 0 ppm
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? Delphina's fins are completely gone, she's paler and bloated. Patsy's fins have started to shorten.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? They haven't especially Delphina she's still trying to jump and swim.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? Yesterday.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? Not yet.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? No.
How old is your fish (approximately)? Not quite sure, we purchased them about 6 months ago, they don't look to be over two years old.