Betta Fish Care  
Go Back   Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care > Betta Fish Compatibility
Check out the eBook Betta Fish Care Made Easy
betta fish
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 04-18-2011, 07:17 AM   #1 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Don't Mess With Texas (LoL)
Question Should I?

Well i bought a betta fish and put him in a 20 gallon tank with 3 tetras and they totally lost it the were nipping at him so i moved them to the 10 gallon i originally setup for him and they are hiding all the time and are barely swimming.

Should i put them back in the 20 gallon and put the betta in the 10 gallon but the problem is i can get the tank temp over 76
BabyFishie202 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-18-2011, 08:29 AM   #2 
shinybetta's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Orange County, CA
You need to but more tetras. Three is to low of a number. The more you have, the least chance of fin nipping. 6+ is recommended.
shinybetta is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2011, 10:06 AM   #3 
JKfish's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Georgia
tetras are active, they need to be in the 20 gallon, with at least 3 more to make them a school. Your betta can go in the 10 gallon. To heat it, if you don't have a heater, I advise you go get one :)
JKfish is offline   Reply With Quote

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

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:18 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.