Originally Posted by youlovegnats
Could you answer these questions for me?
What size is your tank? 2 gallons.
What temperature is your tank? about 80deg.
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? Aqueon betta pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? 3 pellets, twice a day.
How often do you perform a water change? right now i have aquarium salt and stress coat in it, so daily water changes.
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 100% for now.
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Kent marine betta bowl essential water conditioner.
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
i didn't go to the pet store to buy it yet, so i have not tested it.
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? black tips at the edge of tail.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? he keeps going up&down the walls of his tank rapidly.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? i noticed his behavior yesterday afternoon.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? i started treating his tail on tuesday.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? no.
How old is your fish (approximately)? maybe 1 year?