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Old 10-12-2010, 05:58 PM   #1 
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Why should my betta fast?

I've seen allot of people on this forum don't seem to feed their bettas one day out of the week. I'm new at keeping a betta fish (had mine for almost 3 weeks now) and didn't know about this till reading the forums. Right now I'm feeding Moe 3 Hikari pellets twice a day everyday. So why do you guys make your bettas fast for a day? :)
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Old 10-12-2010, 06:05 PM   #2 
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Fasting purges the betta's system of anything that could be harmful to him, and it acts as a preventative against possible bloating. In general, it is just a practice that keeps them healthier.
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Old 10-12-2010, 06:06 PM   #3 
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jk fish bear me! hahaha!
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