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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-16-2013, 11:10 PM Thread Starter
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Hello everyone, I'm Emily :) I have never had a fish before, but I did a lot of research into betta care and decided it was a good fit for me. I got Opal 2 days ago and she now happily swims nearby, darting through her hideout and watching me walk around the house. Her colors have brightened quite a bit since I've had her, when we got her she was almost transparent (her body is a shimmery white color) and her fins a dull burgundy. Now she shimmers and her fins are bright red with glittery lines through them. I have grown quite attached to her, I love watching her swim around and follow my finger. I look forward to being on this site so when I have questions there is a lot of helpful people to ask. Thank you!
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-16-2013, 11:45 PM
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Welcome to the forum and the wonderful world of bettas! Feel free to talk to anybody here, we'd be glad to help! But just a fair warning... most people once they get one betta end up getting more! It's addicting!

Momma to three male bettas, two cats, and a dog!
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-17-2013, 01:01 AM
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Yup I came here with a betta question and now I'm up to 7, welcome to the site
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-17-2013, 01:20 AM Thread Starter
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Oh boy! Haha, thanks both of you :)
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