Just to make this easier;
What size is your tank? 2.5 gallons
What temperature is your tank? 75 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? none
What type of food do you feed your betta fish?bloodworms
How often do you feed your betta fish? once a day, size of an eraser amount
How often do you perform a water change? the first day of every month
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 100%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change?easy balance, and algae control all by tetra, i just got melafix fish first aid and used it just yesterday. The water i use is tap, i let it sit for weeks to clean it and sometimes i'll use clorout.
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters? no
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? darker head
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? He will go up to the top and get air and go hid, he hasn't eaten in 3 DAYS!!!! and i'm getting scared
When did you start noticing the symptoms? about 4 days ago
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? Melafix first aid, i wanted to do salt but i couldn't find any.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? nope
How old is your fish (approximately)? a year a 2 months
What is going on with Mr. Finny????
I put him in a smaller tank, 1.5 gal. i covered the top with cling wrap to keep in moisture and have it warm, he has been leaning on his side, but i know it isn't constipation because he hasn't eaten in 4 days!! I'm getting hopeless, anyone with different ideas??