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Old 07-10-2012, 04:29 PM   #1 
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Betta can't swim upright help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

My betta Fhil has been lethargic for the past few days and he's usually very perky but today I noticed he started swimming on his side!!!!!!!!! I NEED HELP!!!!! What do I do?!?!?!?!?!?!?
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Old 07-10-2012, 04:35 PM   #2 
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Please help me i have no idea what to do he can't die:(
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Old 07-10-2012, 05:07 PM   #3 
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Can you post a picture? And fill this out please: http://www.bettafish.com/showthread.php?t=49233
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Old 07-10-2012, 05:11 PM   #4 
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I'll be able to post a picture in like ten minutes
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Old 07-10-2012, 05:21 PM   #5 
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Is he bloated?


Size of tank? Temperature? How often and how much do you clean?
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Old 07-10-2012, 05:21 PM   #6 
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Is he eating? Have you done a water change recently? Is he bloated?
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Old 07-10-2012, 05:23 PM   #7 
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15 gal. 82 degrees yes no yes none. Betta pellets and sometimes blood worms. Everyday. Once a week. Half. betta bowl essential(makes water nice). N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A No He is normally hyper but now he is lethargic and today he started swimming on his side. A week ago. I haven't. No. I think four. (here is the form)
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Is he eating? Have you done a water change recently? Is he bloated?
No he is eating he is not bloated but he is swimming on his side
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Old 07-10-2012, 05:32 PM   #9 
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Can you put him into a small hospital tank or bowl? If so, do that and add 3 tsps of epsom salt per gallon.
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Old 07-10-2012, 05:35 PM   #10 
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+ok will do
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