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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-11-2008, 03:33 PM Thread Starter
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can you put bettas with goldfish?

i have a goldfish tank, 10 gal, with 2 gold fish, 2 tetras, and a bottom feeder. can i put my betta with them or would it be a problem. they are all very small fish.
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No, and you shouldn't keep gold fish in a ten gallon tank or with tetras either. They are cold water fish, both a betta and tetras need warm water.

Gold fish grow large and are messy. You will need to upgrade your tank.

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+1 on both counts.

Any chance you can get a hold of a nice 55 gallon for the goldies?

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