Betta Fin Rot

How to Cure Betta Fin Rot

Bacterial infection due to poor quality water or stress in betta fish gives rise to the fin rot disease. Erosion and rotting of the fins is the classical symptom of bacterial fin rot disease. Reddening and bleeding of the fins and the gills, loss of appetite and lethargy are the symptoms observed in the advanced stage. Antibiotics are effective in treating bacterial fin rot disease. On the other hand, good quality water and temperature parameters are essential to prevent the disease.