What size is your tank? He was in a divided 10 gallon but he had less space since the other side has more fish. He is now in a container with 1 gallon of water.
What temperature is your tank? Its 71-73 degrees. Im going to get a heater tomorrow (any suggestions for a type?)
Does your tank have a filter? No (1gallon)
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No (remember this is the 1 gallon medical tank)
Is your tank heated? No but it will be tomorrow or the day after.
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? Currently, none. Before he was with a pleco.
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Hikari betta gold pellets
How often do you feed your betta fish? Maybe like 3-4 pellets 2-3 times a day. He never gets bloated though Ever since he got sick he hasnt been eating and the pellets would sink
How often do you perform a water change? In the 10 gallon I did a wc every week. In the 1 gallon I do it everyday as I was told by the other member.
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? In the 10 gallon= 100% because it would get so filthy.In the 1 gallon= 100% as well.
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? 10 gallon= Tap water conditioner and I would usually put aq salt but I ran out of it and haven't got a chance so no aq salt for 2 weeks. 1 gallon= I have tap water conditioner (although i put spring water) and epsom salt.
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?N/A
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? Fins clamped, slightly tilted when swimming, popeye (i think), and theres also this clear-ish film on his right eye.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Not swimming much, but after i put epsom salt he's moving SLIGHTLY more.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? Yesterday when I was on the computer. I glanced at him and he was leaning on a leaf looking sick.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? I have put epsom salt in a 1 gallon with him.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? He has had bloat a few weeks after I got him. I believe that's it but I'm not 100%.
How old is your fish (approximately)? I got him in September and he looked pretty young so I think he's probably in between 1-2 years? Not sure.
Thanks everyone I hope we can find a way we can heal him!