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Old 03-13-2014, 11:24 PM   #1 
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SIP Artemis


He was a beautiful Betta who had iridescent colors that reminded me of the moon. Hence his name :)
I had him almost two years after falling for him at Petco. Unfortunately he had a thing for the filter intake grill, and even after I sewed very fine pantyhose to cover it and limit the flow, he would still go up to it and lean. Even if the filter/flow was off. This lead to tattered fins most of the time. I finally figured out a system that worked well. Which was that the filter was only on if I could watch him and make sure he wasn't leaning on the grill. And very often water changes and water tests as a result of limited filtering. There was nothing wrong with the water quality when he died, and his fins were finally getting back to where they were. I don't know why he died and it makes it worse


I'm going to miss those eyes that always followed me
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Old 03-14-2014, 10:58 AM   #2 
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So sry about your loss ):

He was a handsome lil guy! SIP Artemis
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Old 03-15-2014, 12:29 AM   #3 
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He is beautiful. In his pictures and in the waters under the rainbow bridge.

I'm sorry you lost him.
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Old 03-17-2014, 11:15 PM   #4 
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What a good looking betta! So sorry!
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