My fish Julio seems to have clamped fins.
Almost 2 weeks ago he tore one of his fins and I think it's because his fin still hasn't healed but I want to make sure it's nothing more sinister.
What size is your tank? 15 litres
What temperature is your tank? 28 degrees
Does your tank have a filter? No
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration?
Is your tank heated? No
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? None
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Hai feng granules twice a day with Sunday as a fast. I understand this good isn't the best I am waiting for NLS to arrive which I have ordered.
How often do you feed your betta fish? See above
How often do you perform a water change? Twice a week
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 100% on tues and 50% on fri
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Normally prime but since he hurt himself 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? Fins clamped
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Not that much but he has been 'resting' on his plants a bit more than normal today.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? Today
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? Treating him for torn fins with stress coat for two weeks
Does your fish have any history of being ill? No
How old is your fish (approximately)? At a guess 6 months old
Anyway as I said my feeling is that it's still a symptom for his injury... His fin is healing, it's nice and clear, not signs of infection. And how long do torn fins tale to heal?