Betta Fish Care  
Go Back   Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care > Betta Memorials
Check out the eBook Betta Fish Care Made Easy
betta fish
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-19-2012, 05:34 PM   #1 
Bettafeathers
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Unhappy Rest easy my boys.. (fairly pic heavy)

It's been a rough couple of days in my aquariums . I lost my big ear delta boy to what looked like getting tangled up in the anubias roots around his rock that he loved to hide in. I was and am just devastated. Now I sit looking at my other tank where my other beautiful boy lived. Despite his aggressive fin rot, which I had just bought meds for yesterday, he was a healthy boy. I needed to get some more water from the city as I ran out, and wanted to start off his fin rot treatment with 100% clean water. Then, last night he just stopped eating and was kind of floating around. So I scooped him up into a little cup and floated him into my 10 gallon so he wouldn't have to swim too much, I wasn't sure he was going to make the night. He did and I was overjoyed. By 3pm today he was gone. It was so, so sudden I'm just torn up....I should have done more to help him before that happened.

I am so lucky that I got to share my home these two beautiful creatures, they always brightened my day.

Rest easy my beautiful boys. I hope you have endless waters in betta heaven <3 <3








Bettafeathers is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2012, 06:59 PM   #2 
madmonahan
Member
 
madmonahan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
I am so sorry for your loss........I know it won't bring them back but just know your not the only one :(
madmonahan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2012, 07:18 PM   #3 
megaredize
Member
 
megaredize's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Ontario Canada
aww they were beautiful, im sorry for your loss
megaredize is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-20-2012, 09:09 PM   #4 
Bettafeathers
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Thanks guys. It never ceases to amaze me how difficult it is to lose this little guys. People think that it's "just a fish" but they really become so much more over time. I will miss them dearly. I found a couple of new boys to give a home too and I'm sure I will grow to love them like I did those two.
Bettafeathers is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-20-2012, 09:12 PM   #5 
DoctorWhoLuver
Member
 
DoctorWhoLuver's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: the TARDIS
They were Beautiful boys, so sad and I'm so sorry. May them Swim in Peace <3
DoctorWhoLuver is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-29-2012, 09:16 PM   #6 
dramaqueen
Banned
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Central Texas
I'm so sorry for your loss.
dramaqueen is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Rest easy, Casper LizzyP Betta Memorials 3 07-23-2012 03:47 PM
4 New girls & all the rest (pic heavy) FrostSinth Betta Pictures 7 07-01-2012 02:47 PM
Rest Easy Kilo vaygirl Betta Memorials 3 12-19-2011 07:54 PM
Rest easy, Mr. Fish. CatherineGrace Betta Memorials 4 11-01-2011 09:24 PM
Halloween Dragonscale rescue (and the rest of my boys-pic heavy) LilyK Betta Pictures 5 10-31-2011 01:30 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:44 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.