What size is your tank? 2.5 gal
What temperature is your tank? 78-80
Does your tank have a filter? Yes
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No
Is your tank heated? Not with a heater. THe lightbulb is really hot. With heater temps where going into the 85 range
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? 2 temporary neon tetras (going into my sorority tomorrow)
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Omega One Betta Buffet
How often do you feed your betta fish? 1-2 times a day, one fast day a week.
How often do you perform a water change? Every week or so
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 10% with gravel vac, rinse filter sponge
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Prime
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? One eye got a whitish gray cottony fungus on it overnight and some grayish patches on his head.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Not at all
When did you start noticing the symptoms? The patches are a few weeks old but I figured they were scars from when he had bashed himself into the filter chasing a pellet, the fungus on eye came overnight the morning before last
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? Yes, 1/2 tablespoon of AQ salt.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? If so it was before I got him.
How old is your fish (approximately)? LPS fish. Maybe 6 months?
My Rossi is so friendly, I really don't want him to have to be put down or lose an eye. Please help/