I Think My Beta Has Eye Pop But Im Not Sure

Discussion in 'Freshwater Fish Disease' started by Lance123, Apr 20, 2018.

  1. Lance123New MemberMember

    i have had Jeffry for 6 months now. he has always been a happy fish. but until about a week ago i noticed he was getting sluggish i rely diffident think anything about it. then it go real bad and my mom noticed something on his eye about 3 days ago so i looked it up and eye pop or itch came to mind. i also had no solid idea so i got a smaller tank for him and im aklamating him now and i got a real good look and i am rely worried. please if you know what it is please help me and tell me how to fix it.

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  2. Milliemae124Valued MemberMember

    How big is the tank and what are the parameters?
  3. Lance123New MemberMember

    the tank i had him in was a 5 gallon kinda half hexagon design im transferring him to 1.5 gal just to separate him from my fog and otocinclus. as for tank detentions i couldn't tell you for the hex but for the cube its 7x7x7 ish
  4. Milliemae124Valued MemberMember

  5. Lance123New MemberMember

    oh sorry yeah i dont know that im going to go get a test kit tomorrow. i just got him out of the bag and ahh he looks so bad and i dont want him to be in pain. im thinking about euthanizing him if i cant get it under control in the next little while. P_20180420_002458.jpg
  6. Milliemae124Valued MemberMember

    I recommend getting some kanaplex, it is good for treating bacterial and fungus infections. You need to be doing 10% water changes every day to keep the water in pristine condition :)

    How long has he been like this?
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  7. Lance123New MemberMember

    thanks. I will do that. I noticed it about a week ago. Dident think it was to bad so I thought I could wait a day or to and left it then he started acting strange then I angled him and went oh
  8. Milliemae124Valued MemberMember

    Ok just another question, when do you do a water change?