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 07-26-2011, 03:25 PM   #1 
Squidmagician
New Member
 
Squidmagician's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Georgia
Fin Trouble

It took him a few days, but Al settled into his new 3 gallon home nicely and has seemed quite the happy little fishy. he's even built a couple of nice bubble nests! But... I noticed the other day that his tail seemed shorter. I compared it to the pictures I took when we first moved him, and sure enough, there's quite a big difference.





There's no discoloration on the tips, so I don't think it's fin rot. He seems perfectly healthy and happy otherwise... Do you think he's biting?

For the record, he's in a 3 gallon tank, and I've been doing water changes twice a week - one 50% and one 100%. I was thinking about adding another 50% in between since the tips of some of his fins are curling a bit and I read that less than perfect water conditions can cause that.

Any ideas/suggestions?
Squidmagician is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2011, 08:45 PM   #2 
dramaqueen
Banned
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Central Texas
I think adding another water change would be fine. The cleaner the water the better.
dramaqueen is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
fin rot, fins, tail biting

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
Do you have this trouble, too? Pekemom Betta Fish Care 9 04-17-2011 08:41 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:22 AM.


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