Absolutely appalled!!!! - Page 3 - Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #21 of 26 (permalink) Old 07-31-2012, 09:14 AM
Member
 
bettasareawesome's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Iowa, USA
Posts: 293
I'd Say get one I mean really it's the poor things life.
bettasareawesome is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #22 of 26 (permalink) Old 08-01-2012, 12:39 AM
New Member
 
Desstai's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Kansas
Posts: 6
There is hope if you don't buy them. Our walmart has stopped carrying bettas all together for the last 3 years "because they don't sell well enough."

It's a gruesome sacrifice, but it's worth it in the end to save the lives of thousands of future bettas that will not be shipped out to our local walmarts.
Desstai is offline  
post #23 of 26 (permalink) Old 08-01-2012, 07:54 AM Thread Starter
New Member
 
mamanemeth1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 94
Well I had gone to the Walmart that is close to my parent's town before heading back home. I went straight to the Betta section and to my complete surprise, someone or more than one individual took all 5 bettas that were sitting there the day I posted this. I first got worried so I went looking for an employee and she said that they get bought fast at their Walmart there. I could have cried and that's what I get for not knowing their Walmart well at all. So, there ARE angels among us who have blessed those little guys with a home.

So since I couldn't get one from there I went to my Walmart to check on the bettas. There was a whole lot of them BUT maybe only two had their fins kind of damaged. But all were in poo for water. So I asked the lady there if she thinks their water is clean and she said and I suggested cleaning them to her. So she did!! And then I got my new little guy, Casper who I'm renaming though. Haha!


Love my 3 boyyyys.
PATRIOT.ROONY.ZIPPER
mamanemeth1 is offline  
post #24 of 26 (permalink) Old 08-01-2012, 07:58 AM
Member
 
Pilot00's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Athens, Greece
Posts: 420
I wonder why the people that work there need to be reminded that fish need clean water...

Dedicated to a soul, i let go away ages ago:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bpD5_c2j1OM
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iETRC2lURxs
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=si-Fxoz3qTI
Contact at: lordimmolator@hotmail.com
Plz add in the mail title from Bettafish.com!
Pilot00 is offline  
post #25 of 26 (permalink) Old 08-01-2012, 08:04 AM Thread Starter
New Member
 
mamanemeth1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 94
I have no idea. It's ridiculous. They shouldn't look passed the need of hiring someone for that section who knows and cares what they're doing for the fish.


Love my 3 boyyyys.
PATRIOT.ROONY.ZIPPER
mamanemeth1 is offline  
post #26 of 26 (permalink) Old 08-01-2012, 06:09 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: irmo, sc
Posts: 114
i love this forum too and i am brand new!!! i don't actually own a Betta but im babysitting for one who recently got sbd and fin rot so I'm nurturing it back to health!! talk to them and even pet them it helps a lot!!! :)
athenr3134 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
Absolutely gutted LittleBettaFish Betta Memorials 3 06-14-2012 03:24 AM
Absolutely Amazing LittleBettaFish Betta Chat 8 06-27-2011 01:14 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