I just went into my room to check on Troy and I noticed his belly is really swollen. I haven't fed him any food besides this morning. Around this time he has a smaller belly and begs me for food.
What size is your tank? 10 gal
What temperature is your tank? 81F
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 pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? 3 pellets in the morning and evening
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? 50%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Prime
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? Belly has swollen up, clearly seen white
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Acts normally
When did you start noticing the symptoms? Just now
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? None
Does your fish have any history of being ill? Last week he had ich, he recovered from that.
How old is your fish (approximately)? Maybe a year old?