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  1. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    So I have a betta that I have had for over a year now. Throughout his life he has had 2 tanks, he started in a 2 gallon bowl now he resides in a 10 Gallon tank. His tank is heated to a good temp, is filtered, the water we use is treated, the tank has been cycled, and we do bi-weekly water...
  2. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I don't know where to begin, when it comes to treating my beta. He acts normal and eat like a pig. But doesn't look so hot. It started with the little black lump on his anal fin. Than developed one on his back. Tried beta fix no change and condition didn't change or worsen for about a month. Now...
  3. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    So, I recently received my very first betta for my birthday. I have a 10-gallon tank at home that I was more than happy to work with (get filter, heater, the whole shebang), but the lady at the pet store told my mother and I that the 10 gallon wasn't good enough and that he needed a smaller...
  4. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Im not sure what is wrong with him. Ive given him medicine for both dropsy and bacteria and nothing. Not sure if it's a tumor or just a bacteria infection that i may not be treating properly. If anybody can help i would really appreciate it. Thanks!
  5. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    So I currently have a 5 gallon set up with a heater and filter. The only small filter I could find at the pet store was the elite mini. Basically it's a suction cup filter with a small sponge in it for filtration. It has a built in aerator, but because it causes a strong current I've turned the...
  6. Betta Fish Care
    I guess I'm asking for help prematurely, but I just got this new beta food and my beta doesn't seem to be a huge fan of it. It's made by a company called Zoo Med. Has anyone heard of it or used this food? I know that betas have different taste buds, but it would be good to know if nobodies betas...
  7. Meet the Betta Keepers
    Hi everyone I'm anew member from michigan and my son and I have a male betta named scuba steve. Background on scuba is that I got him a year ago from meijers and he was almost dead when I got him. He was so pale that I thought he was white for a few days before he started to get his color...
  8. Betta Fish Care
    I know a bubble nest just means that the betta is happy in his enviorment and its suitable for reproduction ( I am not breeding I am happy with one and its too much research and work) but I have a 5.5 gal tank and My beta Freddy has made it about a quarter of the tank I was just wondering how...
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