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Old 05-15-2012, 10:56 PM   #1 
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Pin holes?

My juvie has two holes in her/his fins, they're super tiny and I only noticed when I flared it today with it's mini mirrow. any idea what this might be?

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Old 05-15-2012, 11:20 PM   #2 
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Not terribly uncommon. I know that it can sometimes be caused by flaring. My King has a teeny perfect little hole in one of his fins.
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Old 05-15-2012, 11:51 PM   #3 
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I understand in full grown bettas, but this thing has tinnnny fins, lol like a mini plakat.... I guess if its normal then I'll leave it alone and check on it again tomorrow morning.
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Old 05-15-2012, 11:54 PM   #4 
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Just add some stress coat and they should heal up fast. It also depends on the quality of food your betta is given.
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Old 05-16-2012, 12:56 AM   #5 
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Ok :D already put x2 stress coat in his daily WC, lets see how it goes...
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Old 05-16-2012, 05:26 PM   #6 
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Pin holes are still there :( no changes...
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Old 05-16-2012, 08:39 PM   #7 
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Give it a week or so. :)
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Old 05-16-2012, 08:47 PM   #8 
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Ok :( my last betta will heal holes in like a day...
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