Betta Fish Care  
Go Back   Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care > Betta Fish Care
Check out the eBook Betta Fish Care Made Easy
betta fish
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-01-2011, 10:14 PM   #11 
ilovebunnies
Member
 
ilovebunnies's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: New Jersey
So confused. Is water from the water softener safe or not? That is what we have for our house. We got it because our well water was brown (from the iron). So I'm so confused now because this is the only alternative from buying gallons of water from the store. It's not safe for the fish??? :(
ilovebunnies is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-02-2011, 06:46 AM   #12 
luvem
New Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Virginia
Sorry for the confusion.... Everyone here is speaking from there own experiences and there are lots of them. I have found that my water softener has been safe for my fish (not my snails! ) The only reason I'm going to get spring water is so that I can keep a snail in my 5 gal. tank. It's already cycled so once I do a 100% change, I will only be replacing 25% of the water every 2-4 days. That's only about a gal a week so for me, it's worth it. I do use Stress Zyme and Stress Coat everytime I add/change water. I make sure the water is close to the same temp as what's in the tank.

Anyway, good luck darlin'. Keep us posted!
luvem is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
softener, water

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
driftwood as ph buffer and water softener? Waldo183 Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories 4 09-24-2010 03:22 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:31 PM.


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