betta attack my goldfish - Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-09-2006, 12:52 PM Thread Starter
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: N.Y.
Posts: 4
betta attack my goldfish

i have a small tank with a female betta goldfish and a snail when i first burchased the fish they all got along fine but now my betta has been getting more aggresive and has been harasing my goldfish the goldfish is bigger than the betta but hes getting manhandeld the the top dorsal fin sorta looks bent?
is it ok that the betta is harasing him or should i do something
trreherd is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-09-2006, 12:57 PM Thread Starter
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: N.Y.
Posts: 4
the goldfish is now hidding in the fake plants when before he was in the middle of the water colum every time he comes out the betta strikes :(
trreherd is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-09-2006, 05:49 PM
Member
 
Lupin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Lupin Information Super Highway/Goldfish Information Super Highway
Posts: 520
With cramped space, even female bettas will attack any fish especially those with long trailing fins.
Pls move your goldfish to a large tank. The larger the better as they poop a lot and won't do well in small tanks.
Lupin is offline  
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-09-2006, 07:48 PM Thread Starter
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: N.Y.
Posts: 4
i have a 5 gallon mini bow acrilic tank so i will remove the betta instead
trreherd is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-12-2006, 03:36 PM
New Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 2
a 5 gallon tank is tiny considering how large some goldfish species get
Cichlid lover 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
Attack betta! vaygirl Betta Chat 19 03-05-2010 11:52 PM
Betta and a Goldfish? ndgoflo Betta Fish Compatibility 12 02-15-2007 07:40 PM

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