What size is your tank? 10 gallons
What temperature is your tank? 82
Does your tank have a filter? Yes
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? Filter aerates
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? Aqueon Betta Pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? Fasted him over the weekend, fed him one today. Normally I feed him 2-4 pellets a day.
How often do you perform a water change? Every 3-4 days
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 10-30
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Prime and VitaChem
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? Stress lines from flaring, a bit brown by anal fins
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Less active and a bit scared
When did you start noticing the symptoms? Today, after making him flare
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? I add VitaChem everyday but nothing.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? Ich and fin rot
How old is your fish (approximately)? Got him a little over a month ago, not sure exactly
I thought he might just be stressed so I covered his tank with a towel.