Fish Fighting - Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-25-2010, 12:37 AM Thread Starter
New Member
 
wezzelle's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Charlotte, NC
Posts: 5
Fish Fighting

I did a google video search for videos on betta fish. To my disgust there were many videos of people fighting bettas. The worst one was a 16 minute long video of four betta fish fighting in a little 1 gallon bowl that was only half filled. It was one of the saddest things I have seen. What made it worse was that the guys who put them in there laughed when their fins were being ripped up. What do you all think should be done to people like them?

Personally I believe they should be put through the same torture those poor fish had to endure.
wezzelle is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-25-2010, 08:22 AM
Banned
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Central Texas
Posts: 27,605
I really don't think anything can be done except to flag those videos. Looking at it from a psychological point of view, I think the reason people do it is so they can have control and feel power over something helpless and smaller than they are.
A reminder to everyone: It is against the forum rules to post youtube videos that depict animal cruelty.

Last edited by dramaqueen; 02-25-2010 at 08:24 AM.
dramaqueen is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-25-2010, 12:13 PM
Member
 
1fish2fish's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Savannah, GA
Posts: 5,904
yeah nothing can really be done but to flag them. Fish fighting, as well as cock, dog, and bull fighting has been a part of human culture for thousands of years.. Not that its ok.. but its hard to break from that. There are many people that still think its ok.. and then there are those who do it for laughs.. those are the people that turn into serial killers IMO.

Just flag the vid. If you want to PM me the link I'll flag it as well (unless sending links across pm is not allowed)

*Be smart.. Do your research!!*[/COLOR][/FONT]
[/CENTER]

1fish2fish is offline  
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-25-2010, 02:29 PM
Banned
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Central Texas
Posts: 27,605
Sending them in pm's is fine.
dramaqueen 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



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