Yes, thank you. I'm sorry - I didn't know about that form. Here, I've filled it out:
What size is your tank? - 3.5 gallons
What temperature is your tank? - 79 degrees
Does your tank have a filter? - No
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? - None
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? - Omega 1 'betta buffet' flakes
How often do you feed your betta fish? - Once a day
How often do you perform a water change? - I just put him in this new tank a couple days ago. I'm planning on doing it once a week, per the instructions that came with it.
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? I was planning on changing 50% with this tank, though I haven't actually done it yet.
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? - API 'Aquarium Pharmeceuticals' Betta 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? - His tail looks torn up. And - yikes! - now that I look at him I notice he looks a little grey around the head. Every time I look at him his tail and fins look more shriveled.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? He's lethargic and unresponsive
When did you start noticing the symptoms? - A few hours ago (today)
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? - No
Does your fish have any history of being ill? - No
How old is your fish (approximately)? - I bought him 6 months ago from a pet store. He was adult sized. I don't know how old he was.