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Old 05-15-2010, 11:03 AM   #1 
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Hi I am a new Betta Fish owner. I have a 1.5 gallon tank, heated to 84 degrees, with a filere, light and 2 silk plants. I just purchashed a male Betta for my tank. I was told he is less than 1 year old. I am concerned since I brought him home 2 days ago he is very docile, he just lays on the bottom of the tank. He has not eaten but did poop. Can someone please give me some insight? Thanks.
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Old 05-15-2010, 11:20 AM   #2 
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Hes just getting used to his home. Wait awhile and see what happens.
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Old 05-15-2010, 11:54 AM   #3 
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The temperature is too high - The best is around 77-80F constant.

You don't always see them poop. Sometimes the amount of poop I siphon up when i do water changes surprises me. But other than that, he's probably getting used to his home.
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