What size is your tank? the current tank he is in is a half gallon
What temperature is your tank? i took the temp 10 minutes ago and it was at 72
Does your tank have a filter? it does not have a filter
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? no
Is your tank heated? no
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? my fish has a 2 week old baby guppy in with him
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? he eats topfin color enhancing betta pellets, he wont eat blood worms or brine shrimp
How often do you feed your betta fish? i feed him every day
How often do you perform a water change? once a week
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? stress coat ans stress zyme
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
i have not done a test yet but i will in a couple days when i go to my work at petsmart.
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? i bought him with the gray lump on his side, he was in the new shipment.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? he is very lethargic and stay at the top of his bowl
When did you start noticing the symptoms? one day after purchase
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? yes i have been using the fin and skin teatment called "Bettafix"
Does your fish have any history of being ill? unsure
How old is your fish (approximately)? his age is unknown, but from what i can tell form looking up fish ages for betta's on google, he looks to be under a year
i also have a 10 gallon empty fish tank laying around with a filter and heater, should i put him in there until he is better?
Last edited by mybettaghost; 05-29-2013 at 08:21 PM.