What size is your tank? 10 gallon
What temperature is your tank? steady 80
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? tank is divided between three males
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? NLS growth formula pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? 2x a day
How often do you perform a water change? 2x a week
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 1 50% an 1 75%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? prime water conditioner
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters? ran out of testing supplies... >.<
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? all three fish have become lethargic and clamped, sitting on their tails at the bottom of their qt containers and breathing very heavily. slightly paler, but not by much.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? see above
When did you start noticing the symptoms? yesterday eavning
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? 1 tsp/gal AQ salt
Does your fish have any history of being ill? not that i know of
How old is your fish (approximately)? all under two (ages vary)
I dont know what to do.. i am beginning to think this tank is cursed, even whith 100% water changes and scalding water baths, even a weak bleach solution, any fish i put in here has been getting sick lately... I feel terrible about it, and i dont know what to do...
Please! Anything you can offer to help will be amazing!