Aurora has significantly gotten VERY tired/lazy/sick. He is in a well cleaned tank. Is is possible he is nearing the end of his time? He is getting old. He is also VERY paler.
What size is your tank? 5 gallon
What temperature is your tank? around 80
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? nothing but rocks
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? tetra stuff
How often do you feed your betta fish? once a day and once a week I fast him
How often do you perform a water change? once every week
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 80% (I don't have a vacuum or hose yet)
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Conditioner and sometimes aq.salt
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? paler, and more tired looking, not as appealing
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? bored looking (he is not though) tired looking, less aggresive
When did you start noticing the symptoms? yesterday
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? No, N/A
Does your fish have any history of being ill? Yes, fin rot year ago
How old is your fish (approximately)? hmm..... 2 years? 3 years? In the middle?
Please help, I already had a fish die last week. If he dies I will be sad.