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  1. Kiro, My One and Only Betta and Routine

    Meet the Betta Keepers
    Hello everyone, I'm totally new to fish keeping but I've caught the elusive "betta bug" since my Aunt got me very special present for Christmas all the way back in 2015 (not that far lol). She handed me a good size vase with a betta resting in the roots of a lucky bamboo plant sticking out the...
  2. Two Bettas, So Many Questions, Help Appreciated!! :)

    Betta Fish Care
    Hey guys! :) This is going to seem like a really long post but I would so so appreciate any advice and I promise I'll try to keep it brief(ish)! So I was recently given two Betta fish by surprise, one male and one (small) female. I've always been really interested in Bettas but unsure of how I...
  3. 5g Betta Tankmates

    Betta Fish Compatibility
    I recently upgraded Dawn to an uncycled 5 gallon, and was wondering some types of tankmates I can have with him. I know it's a tight fit, but I would really enjoy someone with him :) I considered a cory, since Dawn would most likely leave him alone, but I'm not sure if it's okay to get just one...
  4. Filter for 5gal???

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    Hey guys! My dragon scale marble Opal passed away last night. He had severe scaling over his eyes and for about 2 days he wasn't able to open his mouth to feed I couldn't figure out what happened or how to help him :C It looked like his scales had fused his mouth shut. He also had a tumor...
  5. Bowls vs Tanks

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    My two male bettas are currently in 3 gallon glass bowls, but the water evaporates so quickly out of them (yay California dry air...) They also don't have filters as I haven't found one that could balance on a bowl well or was for a tank that small... Anyone have any idea where to get some...
  6. Tank mate ideas?

    Betta Fish Compatibility
    Hey ! So I have a male betta in a 5 gallon tank. He has a heater and a low flow filter. I also have a Marimo ball in there as well. Just wondering what people recommend to add to the tank. The lady at petsmart said a frog .... Don't remember what kind though. I am new to all of this so nothing...
  7. First Crowntail! Shiro! :)

    Betta Pictures
    Just bought 2 new bettas today! One is really un-photogenic, so I'll just show you this one, who is VERY photogenic! Video of him: ^ In his cup :( What do you think? :)
  8. What can i put with my betta in a 5gal

    Betta Fish Compatibility
    Im getting what seems to be a 2 5 gallon glass tanks for 2 new bettas that will be comming to me, Now i was wondering what i could get to help keep the bottom clean in between siphons ect. Ghost shrimp freak me out, there just ugly as. Dont really care for snails either. I have herd of cories...