So I will have to apologize for not being able to answer all of these questions. This isn't my fish, but my friend's fish. I came over to her house today and I saw the fish I gave her for birthday, and I thought it was a totally different fish.
1 year ago:
10 minutes ago:
What size is your tank? Before 1 1/2 gallon, now Quarantine tank (the betta cup).
What temperature is your tank? Before room temperature, so around 75, now 81.
Does your tank have a filter? No.
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? Before yes, now no.
Is your tank heated? Before no, now yes.
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? None.
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Tropical Fish Flakes, and peas
How often do you feed your betta fish? Once a day everyday but Sunday.
How often do you perform a water change? Twice a month.
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 60%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? None.
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
N/A She changed his water before I can test the water.
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? A LOT. Pineconing, puffed chest.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Very inactive, it was getting pushed around by the air stone.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? She said last week.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? Water change with Prime, and Stress Coat, plus Epsom Salt, and raising the water temperature.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? I dunno.
How old is your fish (approximately)? Don't know, but over 1 year but under 3.