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View Poll Results: How should I travel with my bettas?
Ziploc bags, add a lil bit of water and make sure there is air 1 25.00%
Leave them at home... they will be fine for 3 weeks (EEEKKKK!) 1 25.00%
This is a toughie... I dunno 2 50.00%
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Old 12-09-2007, 03:17 PM   #1 
studioskim3
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traveling w/ bettas

So... its the holidays soon and I will get out of school soon. I will be traveling back home (which is a 3 hour drive) and was wonderin what is the best way to travel w/ my 2 betta males? I need to carry all of their supplies as well. If I put them in ziploc bags would that be okay? I hate to travel w/ them... but I won't b coming back to my school's apartment until 3 weeks when school starts again. So I need to make sure they are okay and I will be taking them back home home with me... any suggestions?

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Old 12-09-2007, 03:38 PM   #2 
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My cousin traveled for 11 hours with her two bettas, she put them in two margarine containers that had 1 inch of air at the top.
That seemed to work quite well.
Or, if you had a roomate/ friend who could watch you bettas, I have done that, and that works too.
Or, i have no experiance with these, but i think you can buy "Vacation Feeders".

(My friends left their bettas alone at home for 1.5 months, and they survived...)
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Old 12-09-2007, 03:59 PM   #3 
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do NOT go for vacation feeders. they can really mess up water parameters.

I would recommend just keeping them in Tupperware containers or something. that way it's a bit more of a solid home and you dont have to worry about the bags opening or getting crushed or anything.
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