What size is your tank? 20gall
What temperature is your tank? 80-82*F
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? 5 other bettas, 3 Platies, 2 loaches, 2 coreys.
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? betta pellets, sundried baby shrimp.
How often do you feed your betta fish? once every other day.
How often do you perform a water change? once a month
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 25%-30%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? None
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? She is severely bloated, and her scales are pine-coned
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Has trouble getting to the surface.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? Today.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? She is in QT with AQ salt. Just mixed up a batch of 2tsp per Gall...isnt in that yet.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? No
How old is your fish (approximately)? i have had her for a year.
Im really hoping this isnt Dropsy, but i am scared that it is.
Sorry that the photos are so big.