What size is your tank? 10 gal
What temperature is your tank? 82, maybe 83
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? inca snail
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? aqueon betta pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? small amounts twice a day and fast saturdays and sundays. This week he will also be fasted on Monday.
How often do you perform a water change? once a week, more if it's needed
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 50% sometimes a little over
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? conditioner
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? I just noticed that his tail fin looks shorter and there is one or two small holes in his other fins. No black around the holes. Pictures added below.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? No change. Happy, healthy (other than the holes and short fin) and eating normally.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? Just today, though I've been thinking his tail/fins had been looking a little ragged.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? None.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? None.
How old is your fish (approximately)? I've had him a couple months. Bought him at Petsmart.