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  1. Is my Betta playing with my black molly?

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    Hey there BettaFish Forum, I have completed my 10 gallon setup with 1 Male Betta, and a few other fish(1 black molly, 1 mystery snail and 4 panda cory catfish). It seems that my Betta is enjoying the tank leaving around bubble nests and swimming all around the tank, but my only concern is that...
  2. My Bettas keep eating my snails algae wafers

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    I got 2 cute Nerite snails named Berry and Garry. I dropped in an algae wafer in each side (They are on each side of my divided 10gallon) But I noticed my Bettas started to go for the wafers. I watched them for a bit and realized they were picking at it and was eating the wafers and the snails...
  3. Can Nerite Snails have some AQ salt in the tank?

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    So I have a 10gallon divided tank with 2 make Bettas. One of their tails looks "ripped". Someone said it was fin nipping and I was to add some AQ salt into the tank. I thought this was good as I was going to PetCo tomorrow to get some Nerite Snails. First question: Will the salt affect the...
  4. Can I put one nerite snail on each side of my divided 10gallon?

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    I have a divided 10gallon tank with a male betta on each side. There is a lot of brown algae and I read that Nerite snails eat brown algae. I am aware that they won't live just off of the algae of course. Could I add one Nerite snail on each side? Will my Bettas mind?
  5. Brown algae everywhere?

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    So suddenly, lots of brown algae started to grow everywhere in my 10gallon divided tank. I have a male betta on each side. The gravel (mine is white) is being covered in brown and the plants and decorations are turning brown as well. I don't want to take everything out to clean again. Is there...
  6. Choosing a healthy Betta?

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    So, I have a 10 gallon divided tank for two Bettas. I am planning to buy them tomorrow (Tank has already been filtered and set up, it's all ready!) I really want to buy two healthy males. I don't want one to be sick, and then get the other one sick as well. What should I look for in a...
  7. How would you evenly filter a 10 gallon tank divided into 3?

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    *I'd like to apologize for many such a long post but if you do read it all, it's appreciated!* My three male bettas are currently in their own little homes but I wouldn't call them tanks, as they aren't properly a good tank. My CrownTail Male is in a flower vase that's about a gallon. My...
  8. Just added new betta to 10 gallon tank and he's not moving?

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    Hi everyone. Today I bought a new betta for a 10 gallon. As soon as I added him he was swimming completely upside down!! But the was fine in his cup before that.. I put him back in his cup for an hour then slowly poured him in. Now he's just laying at the bottom of his tank. Why is he doing...
  9. Getting a 10gal Divided

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    I'm going to the store today to get a 10gallon to divide for 2 betta boys. Here are the ones I'm choosing between http://www.petsmart.com/fish/aquariums-stands/top-fin-10-gallon-hooded-aquarium-zid36-17595/cat-36-catid-300013?var_id=36-17595&_t=pfm%3Dcategory and...
  10. Fishy Updates! (PIC HEAVY)

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    So, all my fish are improving! Blur has grown about a quarter of an inch and his colors are vividly metallic blue and turquoise. He's also made a good sized and really thick bubble nest! My boyfriend (I Am Puff)'s fish Sashimi has REALLY colored up! He's so sparkly and his colors are...
  11. Divider Issues

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    Hey all! :D I just bought a 10gal tank and divided it into 3 sections for 3 male bettas. The divider is sturdy and was homemade. The mesh is really thick i can barely see the outline of my own hand its that thick. Some how, there is maybe, 0.2cm of a gap between the tank and the divider and the...
  12. BEST 10 gallon filter???? NEW TANK, need info on cycling :s

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    Long story short I almost boiled my fish with a mini heater so I decided to get bigger tanks. Bought two ten gallon tanks with heaters but unfortunately no filters so whats the best filter I could get? Something with an easy current? Also It would be great to know a bit about cycling the tanks...
  13. Advice on... everything

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    Ok, so, Ive had bettas for a while, in REALLY bland tanks. Like a fake plant here and something lame over there, but seeing the things on this site make me want to hide because they are beautiful! So many plants and no need for fake plastic decor!!! I want to know, because I've never had a...
  14. My 10gallon tank :)

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    I redid my tank. I like it a lot. So does J. :) tell me what you think.
  15. New 10gallon tank for my betta! And renaming him. any suggestions?

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    all my fish died so i put my betta in there. I named him justin but i dont like that name anymore. I want a cool name like Blaze. So can you help me find a name for him? and what do u think of the tank?
  16. Got my betta a 10gallon tank. Dosent move alot?

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    Why dosent my betta move alot? I got him a 10gallon tank. he just hides in the cave and only swims a little barely. What should i do?
  17. Is it okay to split a 10gallon tank with 2 male bettas?

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    I asked on yahooanswers if i could put 2 bettas in a 10gallon tank and divide it but people said it would stress them out and die. Is it true? Because i have 2 goldfish in it but for my birthday i am getting a larger tank and i wanted to put my bettas in the 10gal tank. Is that okay?:shock:
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