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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-09-2011, 04:31 PM Thread Starter
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Disaster averted.

My girlfriend fell in love with my new betta Sub-Zero. But she is afraid he is lonely so she did what any other caring woman would do. She bought another male to "keep him company". Got home in time to see the bag floating in his tank and Sub-zero was angry. Flaring like crazy. New guy is in a 4 quart water jug until we get another tank. If anyone else is new to betta's make sure you tell the people that you live with that betta's hate each other. Hope this helps others.

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-09-2011, 04:50 PM
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Oh my goodness!! Good thing you got home in time, that would have been terrible, and your girlfriend would have felt so bad!!! Congrats on getting another betta though haha =D

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-09-2011, 05:26 PM
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Thank goodness you got home in time. They don't call them Siamese Fighting Fish for nothing.
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-09-2011, 06:48 PM
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Yeah, I'm always surprised that name doesn't clue people in. Here they are labelled as that, rather than bettas (most of the time).

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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-12-2011, 07:20 PM
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And people still think they'll be fine living together. I don't think so.
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