RIP Pinkie 1 - Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care
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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-09-2012, 06:00 PM Thread Starter
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Unhappy RIP Pinkie 1

I bought Pinkie 1 a little over a month ago. I didn't know enough to be suspicious of her/his bent back. It wasn't extreme, so I initially thought it was within the normal range. After a bit I began to worry, but I hoped he/she would straighten out as he/she grew. I finally accepted he/she would remain a bit crooked; but since he/she often rested seemingly comfortably on decorations, I thought he/she would survive, just need some special care.

I am sad that little Pinkie 1 didn't beat the odds. Here are a few pictures.
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-09-2012, 06:13 PM
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I am so sorry for your loss,;( I know that won't bring him/her back but just think how happy and healthy he/she is swimming under the rainbow bridge! ;)
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-10-2012, 01:03 PM
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I'm very sorry for your loss. May Pinkie swim in peace. *hugs*

My Bettas: The Great Bambino *Babe* my big boy Marbled PK, Rosie my dainty Crown Tail gal ,my little HMPK guy Ginger Baker, Slash my Reptile HM male and my HMPK sweetie Sterling.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-19-2012, 09:26 PM
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I'm so sorry for your loss.
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