What is the water volume of the tank?19 gallons(his old tank was 6 gallons)
How long has the tank been running?6 weeks
Does it have a filter?yes(old and new )
Does it have a heater?yes(old and new )
What is the water temperature?72 FH
What is the entire stocking of this tank? (Please list all fish and inverts.)Just him
How often do you change the water?once a week
How much of the water do you change?his old tank got half a bucket taking out which is about 25% I have not cleaned his new tank yet.
What do you use to treat your water?I use Tetra Aqua Safe for the tap water and I also use Tetra Easy Balance
Do you vacuum the substrate or just the water?yes
*Parameters - Very Important
Did you cycle your tank before adding fish?I think I have for his new tank but his old one wasn't.
What do you use to test the water?A Tetra test kit but I don't think it does ammonia and Nitrate.I will hopefully get a one that does soon.
How often do you feed your fish?twice a day
How much do you feed your fish?3-4 pellets in each feeding
What brand of food do you feed your fish?Betta Bio Gold
Do you feed frozen or freeze-dried foods?he some times gets a dried blood worm
Illness & Symptoms
How long have you had this fish?1 year and a few months
How long ago did you first notice these symptoms?We noticed he was inactive a few months ago and that he had little white tips on his fins two weeks ago
In a few words, can you explain the symptoms?he is inactive and has white tips on his fins
Have you started any treatment for the illness?No
Was your fish physically ill or injured upon purchase?I don't think so
How has its behavior and appearance changed, if at all?He was got a lot less active