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With recent rain came a heap of bugs and insects which of course were drawn to the tank lights and thus ended up on the surface of the water. Three of my four pigged out last night on them...not Acheron though as he's going blind in one eye and has trouble finding pallets let alone finding insects. Anyways, Yuki, Zelda and Lucifer all have bloated tummies now and I could be worrying over nothing but I just want to make sure they'll be alright. Lucifer and Acheron are also now roomies in a divided tank.

Housing:
How many gallons is your tank? 5 Gallons, 5 Gallons and devided 5 Gallons
Does it have a filter? Yes
Does it have a heater? Yes
What temperature is your tank? All at 80°F
Does your tank have an air stone or any other type of aeration? Live plants
Does your Betta have tank mates? What kind? No

Food:
What food brand do you use? Ocean Nutrition: Attison's Betta Food
Do you feed flakes or pallets? Pallets
Freeze dried? No
How often do you feed your Betta? How much? Twice a day, four pallets in morning and four at night

Maintenance:
Before your Betta became ill how often did you perform a water change? Once a week
What percentage of water did you change? 50%
Do you vacuum or just dip out water? Dip out and vacuum
What additives did you use? Seachem Prime and Rooibos Tea

Water Parameters:
Ammonia: 0
Ph: 7.0

Symptoms and treatment:
When did you first notice the symptoms? This morning
How has your Betta's appearance changed? Bloated
How has your Betta's behaviour changed? All seem to be sluggish
Is your Betta still eating? Yes
Have you started treating your Betta? If so, how? Yes, they started fasting today
Does you Betta have any history of being ill? Yuki, no. Lucifer, no. Zelda, yes, she had Ich several months ago
How long have you owned your Betta? Zelda, 7 months. Yuki, 6 months and Lucifer, 4 months
 
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