First betta friend - Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-03-2012, 03:28 AM Thread Starter
Member
 
asukabetta's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 654
Smile First betta friend

I have 2 gallon tank, heated, no filter.


Ive thought of buying an aquatic snail ( tigre snails i think
They were called) and was wondering
If my tank is too small to have a snail there with my betta,
Does it produce a lot of waste? (My tank seems to be big enough to
Have a snail without having issues but dunno- right bow i dont have
The picture with me since im posting from my phone)

What is the benefit of a snail? ( i hear they help
Maintain the tank)

Do these snails attack live plants? ( as in eating them)
What do they eat? ( do they need special food?)

I think it would help entertain my betta when im in class

Thanks!!!
asukabetta is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-04-2012, 10:51 AM
Member
 
shellieca's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Ontario, CA
Posts: 3,597
Personally, I would not add anything to your 2g tank. I don't know what kind of snail you are looking at but an Apple or Mystery snail needs to have a minimum of 2g & yes they produce quite a bit of waste. I would suggest a bigger, filtered & heated tank, at least a 5g preferably 10g if you want to add any tank mates with your Betta.
shellieca is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Getting my betta a friend serenityroyal Betta Fish Compatibility 3 05-22-2010 08:00 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome