What size is your tank? 2.5 Gallons
What temperature is your tank? 75 degrees fahrenheit
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? Alone
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Pellets (Aqueon)
How often do you feed your betta fish? once a day
How often do you perform a water change? Every Sunday and Wednesday
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 50 percent
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Only tap water conditioner (stress relief formula)
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? Clamped fins
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Doesn't swim around much anymore, stays at the top of the aquarium
When did you start noticing the symptoms? When I came back today from choir tour, he was fine when I left :/ I was only gone for a day.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? He's eating, so I know he's not sick, but I bought him a cave he could hide in since the bulbs I put in the aquarium haven't sprouted yet. I just wanted him to have somewhere to hide.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? I've only had him for a few weeks.
How old is your fish (approximately)? He's small. I don't know how old he is. He's young.
What other symptoms should I look for? I'm stuck. :/