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Old 01-21-2009, 08:43 PM   #1 
roxxiegal05
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fighting?

Ok, so I've had 2 bettas in a 5 gallon tank, which is separated by a divider. They've been together in this tank for about a year and I've never had a problem, until last night. I changed the water and put the fish in, same as I always do. However, I forgot to put the cover on and one of them jumped to the other side and they fought. I didnt know anything until the next morning when I went to feed them. One of them is hardly touched, he has a few ripped fins but he is doing fine. He was twice the size to begin with. The other one is pretty bad. He is a crowntail and he's missing most of his fins. I have them separated now, in different tanks. Does anyone know if he will survive this? Will his fins grow back?
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Old 01-21-2009, 08:57 PM   #2 
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I'm so sorry to hear about what happened to your fish. You can use BettaFix to help prevent infection. Keep a close eye on him and keep his water clean. Hope this helps.I think he can survive if his injuries aren't too bad and I think his fins will grow back but may not be as pretty as they once were.
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