Okay, I'm sorry I did not post this or a picture earlier. I've posted a link from another blog and there are two pictures of him on there
In regards to the Aquarium Salt, someone told me it was a good idea to regularly put it in, but there are always different answers. I won't put it in from now on--unless he needs it. I am planning to purchase Stress Coat for the tank today.
Here are my answers to the questions:
What size is your tank? 5 Gallons
What temperature is your tank? 77-80
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? None
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Flakes, Pellets, Freeze dried Blood Worms
How often do you feed your betta fish? Every day (2-3 pieces) twice a 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%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Conditioner and Aquarium Salt
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
I don't have them in front of me at the moment
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? His color has faded a bit
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? He hasn't been eating and is more lethargic.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? Three days ago.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? I put him in a smaller tank and stopped feeding him.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? No.
How old is your fish (approximately)? 2 years