Originally Posted by Ajones108
He's most likely just resting, or has a little bit of water shock. When you receive packaged bettas that have been in the dark it is usually best to let them acclimate in a dark room with little light for a few hours. I would turn his tank light off if it is on and leave it off for a little while so he feels more secure.
Thanks, have had the light off in the tank all day and have had the blinds down in the room. He looks quite healthy its just the fact that he has been layed across the top of the filter for quite a while that had me worried.