Indigo has not been eating his Omega One Betta Buffet Pellets or freeze-dried blood worms as of one week ago.
What size is your tank? 10 gal
What temperature is your tank? 76-78 deg about
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? Omega One Betta Buffet pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? 2 times per day
(3 to 4 pellets)
How often do you perform a water change? 50 % once a week
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 50 %
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Conditioner
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Will test later
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? He has shredded the end of his upper tail and lower tail from biting it I guess.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Not eating pellets or dried blood worms. He used to love his worms and ate 4 pellets 2 x a day. Now he won't hardly eat even one pellet.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? One week ago
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? Have not tried a different brand of pellet yet.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? No. He has a defect little bump on his head but he had that when I bought him.
How old is your fish (approximately)? 8 months old since I bought him.