What size is your tank? 10 gal
What temperature is your tank? 74
Does your tank have a filter? yes , sponge filter
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? yes
Is your tank heated? yes
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? 2 other bettas
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? 3 pellets per fish a day and i skip one day a week
How often do you perform a water change? every week, i missed a week tho :(
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? Nutrafin Cycle, stress coat , AQ salt
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? a bit dull
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? weak and seems unable to open his mouth to eat and seems his gills stay open when he tries to eat
When did you start noticing the symptoms? yesterday
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? did a 90% percent water change, Im too small to lift the tank and change it all. I siphoned out as much water as possible. I took a reading of the water and it did get pretty bad i forget which read too high but i changed the water right then and there.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? im still trying to get the hang of properly caring for them and trying to get a good stable cycle in the tank. ive had my fish for over a year. the other two are able to eat and do move around the tank just one seems to not be doing well at all.
How old is your fish (approximately)? maybe 2 years