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Old 04-04-2013, 06:12 PM   #1 
cheb01
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white spot on head

Does anyone know what this white spot on his head is? I tried searching but I didn't see anything that looked like this
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Old 04-04-2013, 07:03 PM   #2 
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here is information about his environment
Housing
What size is your tank? 10 gallon
What temperature is your tank? About 80 degrees, it an adjustable thermostat
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 right now

Food
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? 5 pellets a day

Maintenance
How often do you perform a water change? We do a partial water change once a weekWhat 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? Water conditioner to the water before we add to tank and top coat

Water Parameters:
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?

Ammonia:0
Nitrite:0
Nitrate:0
pH: cant remember but is was safe
Hardness:soft
Alkalinity: can’t remember but it was safe

Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? He has a white spot on his head
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? He is hiding more often
When did you start noticing the symptoms? today
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? no
Does your fish have any history of being ill? Fin rot when we first got him about 2 months ago and a rip. The rip has healed the tail still looks ragged
How old is your fish (approximately)? No idea
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