Betta Fish Care  
Go Back   Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care > Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
Check out the eBook Betta Fish Care Made Easy
betta fish
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-10-2008, 08:53 AM   #1 
FlaNatural
New Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Florida
Strange clear bubble

I have a young female (3 months old) who has developed a clear bubble on her gill that is about the size of her eyeball. The bubble deflates completely when she breathes in and reinflates when she breathes out. She has had the bubble for a week now, and it has not changed her eating habits, although her swimming is affected by the buoyancy of the bubble. She was in a female betta community tank (they are still babies) of which I am very diligent about maintaining water conditions. I have separated her out now though.
Does anyone know how to help her? If not, do you think she should be put down even though she still seems healthy, active, and healthy?
FlaNatural is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2008, 12:16 PM   #2 
dramaqueen
Banned
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Central Texas
I don't know what the bubble could be, but I wouldn't put her down unless she is in pain or suffering. Good luck with her.
dramaqueen 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
Strange...female bubble nest ? FlaNatural Betta Fish Care 11 12-15-2008 04:13 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:05 PM.


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