Originally Posted by ASUmike
So My fish died the next day. I already got a new betta for the tank. And it has been spending a lot of time on the bottom of the aquarium again... I have a heater now at 78-79 degrees. I feed like 4 pellets a day, its a pretty small betta. Also, if it means anything, I bought this black gravel from the petstore. The gravel is starting to either A, grow some white calcium looking stuff on it. Or B, the gravel was painted or something.
I dont know, this is just discouraging. Im new to keeping fish, and It would be dissapointing to see me lose 2 back to back so fast.
The gravel was painted. I don't use colored gravel because the paint always comes off.