New owner, and hopelessly addicted already! - Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-12-2012, 02:41 AM Thread Starter
New Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: BC, Canada
Posts: 1
Red face New owner, and hopelessly addicted already!


Hello everyone,
I have heard so many different things about Betta care, and the does and dont's that my head is spinning!!
I bought my first Betta 2 weeks ago. Beezy, is Crimson Red with Slate Blue and I believe is a Veil Tail. Hes in a 1gallon, "Betta Starter Tank" It came with Filter, Tank, hood w/light, food and water conditioner. I bought substrate, a plant and a thermometer. Its sitting constantly at 76 deg (Yes, even at night with NO heater...)
Hes been doing amazing, swimming around lots, flaring when he sees his reflection, and watches me when I come home from class at 10pm, and waits for bedtime and lays in his decoration.

Today, I was out with the boyfriend and we where getting things, and fish for his tank, and I could not resist picking up 2 Half moons at one of our stops.
Midnight, is a Half Moon, and Black, with a DEEP Blue hue.
Frost, is a Half Moon as well, and Hes a Silvery Frost main body color, with Red and Black... Hes the one in my profile Pic.
I picked up a "Betta Bow' 2.5 Gallon,with a Divider from Aqueon, It came with the same as the 1st Tank, and also picked up substrate, and a decoration for each side. There is plenty of room on either side for them to swim, hide and play... And flare at each other.

I felt it appropriate to introduce my beautiful new boys and I look forward to hearing from you all at 1 point or another, and reading some of the great posts here.

Chat later!
midnightbeta is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-12-2012, 05:35 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: USA
Posts: 10,951
Welcome to the forum and to the wonderful world of Betta keeping....

Look forward to hearing more about your Betta keeping adventures and seeing pic....

Enjoy your stay.....
Oldfishlady is offline  
post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-14-2012, 01:28 AM
TFK Moderator
 
indjo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Jakarta, Indonesia
Posts: 4,314
Hi and welcome to the forum.
indjo is offline  
post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-14-2012, 04:25 AM
TFK Moderator
 
Romad's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Southern NH
Posts: 3,308
Hello and welcome to the addiction

Animal testing is a terrible idea; they get all nervous and give the wrong answers.
Romad is offline  
post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-15-2012, 12:38 PM
New Member
 
Ramble's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: west coast - sunny SoCal!
Posts: 241
They sound like beautiful fish! Welcome to the forum from another newbie!
Ramble is offline  
post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-21-2012, 08:53 PM
Banned
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Central Texas
Posts: 27,605
Hello and welcome to the forum.
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



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Help! I think I'm addicted! WDW Donna Betta Chat 7 11-15-2011 10:10 PM
Definitely Addicted! metalbetta Betta Chat 14 05-20-2010 02:24 PM

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