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  1. Betta Fish Care
    Hello all, I've noticed that my tank's pH varies considerably between water changes. My tap water is 7.0, the tank after a water change hovers between 6.6 and 6.8, but after 3 or 4 days without a water change the pH jumps to 7.0 and sometimes 7.2. I once went 7 days without a water change and...
  2. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    I have well water, so the pH is alkaline (about 8) and the water is very hard. I'd like to soften it up and lower the pH to around 7, but since I'm a beginner I feel uncomfortable about meddling with chemicals. Does anyone have any tips for lowering the pH and/or softening the water without...
  3. Betta Fish Care
    Hey everyone! So I'm going to start making an even greater effort to keep my fish happy by testing their water's pH. My crowntail especially seems to be sensitive to what I think are the pH levels in his tank. So here's my question... the bottles of pH UP and pH DOWN- which one do I use if the...
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