My Betta, Silver, won't eat.
He gets a pellet in his mouth, then spits it back out until it sinks. He does the same to most of the flakes...
And, he has pink patches on lots of places... I think It's just coloring, but I want to be sure.
What size is your tank? 2.5 gallon
What temperature is your tank? 75-76 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? There is a light in the lid.
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? None
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Omega One Flakes in the morning, Betta Bio-Gold pellets at night
How often do you feed your betta fish? Twice a day
How often do you perform a water change? Once every two weeks... is that okay?
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 100%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? 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? He's been getting brighter and more colorful (more pink patches & blue fins) since I brought him home.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? He doesn't eat like, at all.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? About a few days ago
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? No, I don't know what to do.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? No.
How old is your fish (approximately)? I have had him for a few weeks.