What size is your tank? 29 gallons
What temperature is your tank? 82 degrees
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? She lives with 8 other beta girls
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? NFS Small pellets, Frozen foods such as: Bloodworms, Brine shrimp, Glassworms, and Daphnia. One of those at least once a week.
How often do you feed your betta fish? I feed the sorority at least 1-2 times a day. Fasting on fridays.
How often do you perform a water change? Once a week.
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 50%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Tannins, Prime, occationally Stress Guard
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? A little bloated belly
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? She is floaty. She moves back up when she stops swimming. Still very energetic and flares when she is flared at. Stays at the top when relaxed.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? A few minutes ago
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? I put her in a specimen container in the tank, and added a little bit of premixed epsom salt.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? No, she was a healthy baby when I purchased her. Fresh store shipment.
How old is your fish (approximately)? Probably up to three months.