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Old 02-06-2012, 09:32 AM   #1 
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Betta Fish with Tiger Barb & Green Scat Fish

Hi,

I have a male normal size betta fish in a bowl and 4 tiger barbs and 2 green scats in a large tank of 40-45 liters
Could anyone say if I leave the betta to the other fishes in the tank, it would harm the tiger barbs or scat.........other wise does tiger harm the betta?
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Old 02-06-2012, 10:04 AM   #2 
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I am pretty sure tiger barbs will at least pick on him. I have heard of females but to me I wouldn't even risk that.
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Old 02-06-2012, 10:49 AM   #3 
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No don't put them toghthter your asking for trouble!
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Old 02-06-2012, 10:57 PM   #4 
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Definitely not a good idea. Firstly, since tiger barbs are nippy, especially when they aren't in a school of 8 or more, they would destroy your betta. Secondly, that tank is massively overstocked. You don't want to be adding another fish in there.
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