Betta Fish Forum banner
1 - 6 of 6 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
21 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 · (Edited)
How many gallons is your tank? 2.5
Does it have a filter? yes
Does it have a heater? yes
What temperature is your tank? 78°
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? no
Does your Betta have tank mates? What kind? one mystery snail

Food:
What food brand do you use? Omega One
Do you feed flakes or pellets? flakes
Freeze-dried? occasionally freeze dried bloodworms
How often do you feed your Betta? How much? once daily, a few flakes.

Maintenance:
Before your Betta became ill how often did you perform a water change? weekly
What percentage of water did you change? 25-30%
What is the source of your water? tap
Do you vacuum the substrate or just dip out water? just the water
What additives do you use other than conditioner? What brand of conditioner? none, i just use Prime.

Water Parameters:
What are your water parameters? Please give exact numbers. If tested by pet store please get exact numbers. "Fine" or "Safe" won't help us help you. Important: Test your water before the regular water change; not after one.

Ammonia: 0.25
Nitrite: 0
Nitrate: 0
pH: 7.0
Hardness (GH): N/A
Alkalinity (KH): N/A

Symptoms and Treatment:
When did you first notice the symptoms? today
How has your Betta’s appearance changed? white spots formed
How has your Betta’s behavior changed? he is a bit less active.
Is your Betta still eating? yes
Have you started treating your Betta? If so, how? no
Does your Betta have any history of being ill? no
How long have you owned your Betta? about a week and a half
Was he or she ill or suffering some sort of damage when purchased? no


HELP!! what are these white things on him!!? how do i help him!!?? i noticed he’s been hiding more today, but he still ate.

they weren’t there yesterday.

i can try to take better pics if these aren’t good enough…

EDIT: as he starts swimming around more, i’m noticing the white flakes start to come off.. i am very confused.
 

Attachments

·
Registered
Joined
·
21 Posts
Discussion Starter · #2 ·
HELP!! what are these white things on him!!? how do i help him!!?? i noticed he’s been hiding more today, but he still ate.

they weren’t there yesterday.

i can try to take better pics if these aren’t good enough…
 

·
Registered
6 Bettas, 5 Snails, 2 Shrimp, 3 Mice, 2 Hissing roaches
Joined
·
1,561 Posts
Aw no, poor baby!
Would you mind filling out this form, please? It gives others a better idea of what's going on so we can better advise on the issue. (You can copy/paste it)
Link to form
 
1 - 6 of 6 Posts
Top