My male has been mysteriously bloating. He’s in a hospital tank right now and I’m using AQ salt in it. But someone told me that will make it worse and I need to use epsom salt??? Help me, please, I’m super confused.
Any help or advice is appreciated. Thank you.
- 10 gallon
- 80 degrees
- Filter, yes. Heater, yes. No air stone or air tube.
- Tank mates: two oto catfish.
- I put live plants in his tank two days ago. He had silk ones before but they started to grow a bit of algae and no matter how...
First off, here's the stats of tank and fish:
What size is your tank? 3 Gallon
What temperature is your tank? 76-78 degrees
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...
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