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Old 10-29-2010, 10:29 PM   #1 
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Exclamation Bubbles on him i know this is'nt right help me please!!!!!

Housing
What size is your tank?55gallon
What temperature is your tank?72 degrees
Does your tank have a filter?yes 2 bother for 55 gallons
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration?not yet
Is your tank heated?yes its at 72 at the moment yes i know its to cold i'm workin on gettin one thats the right size for my tank
What tank mates does your betta fish live with?

Food
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? flake food for tropical fish
How often do you feed your betta fish? once a day

Maintenance
How often do you perform a water change?once every 2 weeks
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change?1/2
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change?

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Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?

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Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed?Dont look like much if anything hes a little bit duller than usual
How has your betta fish's behavior changed?hasn't really
When did you start noticing the symptoms?about 2 days ago
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how?i have no idea how or what it is
Does your fish have any history of being ill? haven't had him that long
How old is your fish (approximately)?i have no idea i got him from meijers almost a week ago
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Old 10-29-2010, 10:34 PM   #2 
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Is there a way for you to get pictures of him on here? It's hard to diagnose without them.
Flake food isn't recommended for bettas, you should get betta pellets and some frozen bloodworms if possible.
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Old 10-29-2010, 10:36 PM   #3 
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not of right now i can't get pictures..but i can tell you that it looks like the little tiny bubbles on the side of the fish tanks are all over him.....and i'll change his diet asap!!
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Old 10-29-2010, 10:41 PM   #4 
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Does it look like this?
http://jfmstatic.net/images/uploads/...a-with-ich.jpg

http://www.my-tropical-fish.com/images/ich.gif

If so, your betta could have ich
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Old 10-29-2010, 10:44 PM   #5 
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it looks more like the 2nd one but not quiet like i said..i'm sure youve seen the little tiny bubbles that appear in a water bottle once its sat around for a day or so and its warm thats what it looks like..i'll see if i can find a pic online of what it looks like if that dont help =( i'm like freakin out here i dont want it to die
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Old 10-29-2010, 10:47 PM   #6 
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http://www.aquaticplantcentral.com/f...-bad.html....i know thats not a fish but thats what it looks like but on him
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Old 10-29-2010, 10:52 PM   #7 
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Try that link again, it's broken
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Old 10-29-2010, 10:55 PM   #8 
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http://www.aquaticplantcentral.com/f...dying-bad.html...if that one dont work...its like the bubbles in your picture that are on the side of your tank...btw nice fish

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Old 10-29-2010, 10:58 PM   #9 
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I'm not sure then, sorry :(
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Old 10-29-2010, 11:00 PM   #10 
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O NO.....thats not good =( well thanks for trying i guess i gotta hope for the best or hope somebody can help me
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