What size is your tank? 5.5 US Gal
What temperature is your tank? *glances at thermometer* 77F
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? Hikari Bio Gold Betta Pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? 2 Pellets Twice daily
How often do you perform a water change? Every few days (New tank)
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 25%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Aqueon BettaBowl Water Conditioner
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters? A few days ago tested it at petstore..
Alkalinity: Somewhere between 120 and 180ppm
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? No
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Hasn't
When did you start noticing the symptoms? Today, while staring at his tank, I noticed little white/brownish thingies on the sides of his tank, the rocks, the plants, gravel, everything except him! The little ones were moving and others were clumped together on the sides O_O What are they and how do I dispose of them?! I can do a 100% water change if need be.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? Removed Mr. Bubbles and placed him in his old 2.5gal bowl for QT.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? Just being a little bloated here and there and sometimes SBD.
How old is your fish (approximately)? Probably around..8months?
Thank you so much! If pictures are needed, let me know.