Betta Fish Care  
Go Back   Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care > Betta Fish Care
Check out the eBook Betta Fish Care Made Easy
betta fish
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-24-2010, 02:36 AM   #11 
GERGixxer
New Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
thank you so much on the compliments all! I went ahead and removed the bamboo, replacing it with Anubias this weekend. It must be his own reflection then but it's interesting that it can't be the same kind of reflection he sees like when looking in a mirror because then he flares like crazy and doesn't only pace back and forth....

Because 86F was too warm in my opinion and now that the room temps in California are still high I will just leave it room temperature at 76-80F and turn on the heater when it gets cold outside.
GERGixxer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-25-2010, 07:15 AM   #12 
Romad
TFK Moderator
 
Romad's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Southern NH
Eugene and your tank are both gorgeous. Sometimes bettas take a while to get acclimated to a new home. Imagine living your whole life in a very small space and then being moved to the equivalent of a penthouse :)

As for a heater, you can get a 25w submersable and set it to 80 and you won't have to worry about it again.
Romad is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-25-2010, 10:58 AM   #13 
Capricorn
Member
 
Capricorn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: NW Connecticut
Yep! Heaters that you can adjust turn themselves off when the water temperature is warm enough. (: So if it drops to 80, it'll turn on, but if it rises then it shuts off.
Capricorn 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
Meet Saff (; CodeRed Betta Pictures 8 04-12-2010 11:40 PM
Meet... SaylorKennedy Betta Pictures 8 03-08-2010 03:16 PM
Meet freddie PETERBILT Betta Pictures 11 02-01-2010 07:52 PM
Meet.... TaraHanon Betta Pictures 6 07-25-2009 05:16 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:59 PM.


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