My daughter noticed these vertical stripes on her fish, Lily this morning. Not sure what they are. The water is cloudy this morning and I have some water to do a water change later today or early tomorrow.
Does anyone have any ideas?
What size is your tank? 5gal
What temperature is your tank? 78
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?none
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Aqueon betta pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish?two pellets morning two in evening
How often do you perform a water change? haven't done one yet. Only had her two weeks
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change?
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change?Aqueon Betta Bowl Plus
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed?yes, vertical stripes
How has your betta fish's behavior changed?no
When did you start noticing the symptoms?today
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how?not yet
Does your fish have any history of being ill?no
How old is your fish (approximately)?Not sure, she looks young.