My red female, Cici, is been acting strange ever since yesterday.
Her fins have been clamped up, she's turned a dark red, and is acting skimpish and isn't acting like her usual "TO MUCH STARBUCKS, COFFEE COFFEE, AAAAAHHHHH" behavior.
What size is your tank? 10 gallon sorority
What temperature is your tank? 80 degrees
Does your tank have a filter? Yes
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No
Is your tank heated? No. (between the summer heat, and the amount of heat the light gives off, the tank never goes below 76 degrees)
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? 4 other female bettas (they are fine and acting normal.)
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Pellets mainly. Sometimes
betta flakes. They get bloodworms for a sunday evening snack.
How often do you feed your betta fish? Twice a day, once in the morning and night. They each get 2 pellets at feeding time.
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? Tetra Aquasafe water conditioner
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? Darker red colors, fins all clamped up.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Doesn't go crazy at the site of food or people anymore, will just swim up to see you, then swim away to the back of the tank.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? Yesterday around 3pm.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? None yet.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? She once had a small case of being bloated about 2 months ago.
How old is your fish (approximately)? Not sure. I got her around the end of February.