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This past Saturday, I moved out of the dorms and back home for the Summer months. I brought my CT, Kyle back in the little container that I bought him in. Since I've settled him in though, he hasn't been quite the same.

What size is your tank? 3 Gallons
What temperature is your tank? 74 (working the heater back to 80F)
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? none

What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Tetrabetta Pellets, Bettamin Flakes Tetra Bloodworms
How often do you feed your betta fish? 2-3 times a day


How often do you perform a water change? about once a week
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 1/4 - 1/2
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Dechlorinator, ph buffer

Water Parameters:
Have you tested your water? yes

pH: 7.2

Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? none
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Lethargic, laying at the bottom of the tank quite a bit
When did you start noticing the symptoms? after moving (sunday morning)
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? No
Does your fish have any history of being ill? No
How old is your fish (approximately)? bought him 4 months ago

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Is his inactivity the only different thing?
Is he still eating?
Does him swim at all? If so, does it look any different?
Does he have any clamped fins?
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