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Old 06-12-2009, 10:45 PM   #1 
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Question is my Betta sleeping?

idk if my Betta is sick .. or possibly sleeping. at night and sometimes he seems to float at the top then swim around a little bit.. but then go back to the top. so could he possibly be sleeping? ? and he also keeps his top fin down in this state.. .which is unusual for him. he usually is bright and cheery with all fins spread out.
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Old 06-12-2009, 11:01 PM   #2 
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If he just does this at night I wouldn't worry too much. Some bettas sleep on the bottom of the tank and some stay at the top. I have one who floats on his side at night. Most of the others sleep on the bottom, some pretty soundly, too. lol Sometimes I have to jiggle the container to get them to wake up. lol
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Old 06-13-2009, 02:53 PM   #3 
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lol yeah. my boys sometimes sleep at the bottom and sometimes at the top. I guess it's just wherever they want to be.
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Old 06-13-2009, 07:44 PM   #4 
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Is there any decor, maybe he just needs something to lodge himself in when he sleeps.
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Old 06-22-2009, 10:15 PM   #5 
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really..? hmm okay then.. i hope he's okay. he folds all of his fins up and doesnt look too great. but yeah i kinda jiggle it too to make sure he's awake. and he has a plant in his tank
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