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Betta Fish Diseases and EmergenciesHi all, I need help to identify a potential disease in one of my betta fish! I have noticed recently that one of my betta females has some kind of sideways crooked spine (cf. first photo hereunder enclosed). She has always been kinda thinner than the other betta females in my sorrority also...
Betta Fish Diseases and EmergenciesHey guys, my male betta hasn't been looking good for awhile now. My poor boy has been laying on the bottom of the tank with his fins clamped and refuses to eat any food I give him unless I put a frozen bloodworm literally in front of his face. He's been like this for about 2 weeks now. I've...
Betta Fish Diseases and EmergenciesHi so my Betta fish has been trying to jump out of the tank. I did a water change on Sunday. sunday night he was trying over and over to jump out. It stopped for a couple days(or i just didn’t see it). i did some google searches and it says bad ammonia, water, temperatures, and PH but...
Betta Fish Diseases and EmergenciesHello everybody. I have been on this farm for a little over six months. I lost my first ever beta fish to nitrate poisoning back in February(due to living in a cup for god knows how long). I recently went in to Petco, where I have made friends with the aquatics specialist, and she asked me if I...
Betta Fish CareOkay, so those who have been following my "I bought a betta" thread will know about my woes. She hasn't arrived yet, and I want the water to be (and continue to be) perfect for her when she arrives. From the tap, my water has a pH of 8.2. From my distiller, a pH of 6.6. I'd like to maintain...