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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 12-12-2011, 08:48 PM Thread Starter
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Greetings from Florida!(:

Hiya! I've been apart of the forums since summer 2011 when I started up again with bettas and was given a lot of help on the proper care of my fishies. My name is Joel, I'm 14, and I live in Florida! Yes, yes. That magical place that doesn't require heated tanks except for in the winter time (trust me- I went down that road in the summer time too!) is always blisteringly hot (82 degrees out today in the middle of summer!)

I'm the proud owner of 5 beautiful bettas, Garland, Douglas, Heather, Skyden and Brent.
So, hi. (:
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post #2 of 10 (permalink) Old 12-12-2011, 10:55 PM
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Love the handsome guy in your post. Since Texas is in such a drought bet we beat your blistering heat this year :). Sounds like you have quite a crew on your hands, so Merry Christmas to you and yours also.
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Hi Joel,

Nice to meet you It's currently 24 degrees F here in the Northeast.

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Nice to meet you Joel....welcome to the forum......
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Hi, Joel. Nice to meet you.
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post #6 of 10 (permalink) Old 12-14-2011, 10:37 PM
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Hey joel! I'm from florida too and I'm glad that I really don't have to use a heater until it gets colder :) Welcome to the forum!

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Casper, a male Cellopane VT (11/07/11)
Amerigo, a male Marble DT (11/20/11)

"Bettas are like potato chips: You can never have just one!"

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Thank you everyone! My apologies for replying to this thread so late,
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post #8 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-21-2012, 05:36 PM
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Hi Joel! Welcome! I've always wanted to leave in the northeast! My dads was in the military so we moved every 2 years. when I was 1 we moved to Virginia and stayed for 9 years. Then we got moved to fort worth when I was 10. Now 17 and I like it no more than when I first came!lol and my dad retired last year more moving!lol sorry for getting of topic.

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post #9 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-22-2012, 04:17 AM
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Hey Joel and thanks for being my first friend on here. You helped me plenty. Awesome to know the're some people from Florida on here : )

In Love With My New Baby Girl Lily.

"Next time you feel small and insignificant, look at your betta, his whole world is on your table or whatnot. See how small his place is in such a big world? Now think of every time that fish has made you smile. If something as small as a betta can have that effect on a person, imagine what an effect you can have on the world."~ Olympia
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Welcome! It's sounds like you've got quite the fishy crew there.

Glad to know there are quite a number of people on here from "The house of mouse!". lol


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