What size is your tank? 10 gallon
What temperature is your tank? 81 F
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? Tank is divided with another female betta on the other side.
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Omega One Betta Buffet Pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? Every other day
How often do you perform a water change? Weekly
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 25%-50%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? API Tap Water Conditioner
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters? No.
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? She has stress stripes. But no other appearance change.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? She is very lethargic, breathing heavily, and yesterday when I went to feed her she didn't eat.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? A few days ago.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? I did a big water change the other day when I noticed her breathing heavily. I haven't done anything else yet. But I plan on getting her into a smaller tank and possibly treating her with some AQ salt.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? No.
How old is your fish (approximately)? I will have had her for two years come this February.