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 01-02-2012, 11:19 PM   #1 
JayJo
New Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Fin Rot - I BEAT IT.

HI GUIES:) I'm kind of getting the hang of being a Betta Momma butttt I just have to sayy...

My Betta, Lark, somehow got a bad case of fin rot.. Really bad. He barely had ANY fins left. And it was horrible because he is a gorgeous HM. His body shines, like literally shines. In the light, he's a baby blue and out of the light, he's a soft pink. His fins (before the rot) were the same baby blue then faded to a pastel maroon then back to a soft pink.. Well! His fins were totally ruined and gone so I did my research and I used Melafix faithfully, daily water changes, and then when the rot was gone, I used Stresscoat and POOF! Slowly but SURELY his fins are coming back WONDERFULLY. I'm so proud of myself. :) I don't have before or after pictures because the poor boy looked so horrible. But I'm so happy now. I did it! Haha. Just had to be proud of myself. :)

Do you guys remember your very first victory against a Betta disease?:)
JayJo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-03-2012, 12:38 AM   #2 
Myrtaceae
New Member
 
Myrtaceae's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Washington, USA
I'm so happy for you & Lark! It's an amazing feeling to nurse a sick fish back to health. Keep that water clean & he'll have those gorgeous fins for a long time.
Myrtaceae is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-03-2012, 12:39 AM   #3 
JayJo
New Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Yess! Thank you! It's a great feeling. He's kind of my favorite haha:) He's still in his little 1/2 QT but soon he'll have 5 gallons to himself. I'm stoked for him!
JayJo is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

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
I can't beat my betta's fin rot! Please help!!! snitz13 Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies 7 09-01-2011 04:37 PM
I think I beat Tailbiting neovalk Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies 3 02-04-2011 04:58 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:06 AM.


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