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  1. Betta Chat
    I bought a betta fish off live aquaria, i bought a red hellboy betta like the red picture, but they sent me a blue betta fish, will he turn red eventually? or did they send me the wrong betta?
  2. Betta Fish Care
    Hi, not so new to betta fish care but still a beginner. One of my eldest bettas has developed fin rot. Or nipping. Point is his tail is very damaged and I want some help with this. Water parameters are all fine. A 5gal tank with filter all for himself. Silk plants. No heater I Live in a tropical...
  3. Breeding Betta Fish
    Hi i tried breeding my bettas a few months back and they successfully spawned and the fry hatched but there was a mistake on my side and all the fry died. Few days back I tried breeding with the same female and a different male but it wasn't successful. She was full of eggs and showed vertical...
  4. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi guys, I'm new to the forum and new to owning Betta/Siamese fighting fish. I've taken ownership of 2 Bettas (separate tanks, never housed together) that have been neglected terribly. Now I've diagnosed that they BOTH have severe Fin Rot, in which I am currently treating every 3 days. However...
  5. Betta Fish Care
    So guys, I've had my Betta for a while, 10 gal tank, live plants, filter heater, almond leaves snails... All the things. Soooo I've just read online that frozen bloodworms ARENT a good diet for my fish. I thought I was doing good 🤦🏼‍♀️ I have fluval bug bites and he doesn't eat them. The...
  6. Betta Fish Care
    So this is my first time cycling a tank- ive done so much research, talked to friends, talked to pros. And I started my tank two weeks ago. It's a aqueon 10 gal. I have fluval stratum and I used some sliver pearl gravel (that's supposed to have bacteria in it) to give it a little pop of color in...
  7. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello!! I’ve had this betta for a few weeks now, and she’s had a lump under her stomach since the evening I got her; while at the store, I didn’t notice, and then suspected it for constipation or the care she had at the store. However, I haven’t noticed it getting better, and I’ve begun to...
  8. Betta Fish Care
    All the colors seem so off... what do they all mean? My second Nitrate seems high, my Hardness is pink??? Chlorine seems to be in danger zone, Alkalinity is blue but I can't tell which blue, and PH is a light pink. What's going on and how can I fix my water? I use Seacham prime.
  9. Betta Fish Care
    hey guys, my betta boy has been more lethargic lately and now has clamped fins.. i’m assuming he’s stressed from moving tanks and then i was moving around decor while he was in there. bad move on my part i guess. i ordered some indian almond leaves off amazon, they had basically a 5 star...
  10. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    HELP!! what are these white things on him!!? how do i help him!!?? i noticed he’s been hiding more today, but he still ate. they weren’t there yesterday. i can try to take better pics if these aren’t good enough…
  11. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    How many gallons is your tank? 2.5 Does it have a filter? yes Does it have a heater? yes What temperature is your tank? 78° Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? no Does your Betta have tank mates? What kind? one mystery snail Food: What food brand do you use? Omega One Do...
  12. Betta Fish Care
    I just got a heater for my 2.5 gallon tank today to keep the water 78°F, but once i put it in, my betta decided to hang out next to it! i’m nervous because my boyfriend had a molly who was obsessed with the heater, who later died because of the burns. i did JUST get the heater about an hour ago...
  13. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    I had a one gallon tank to begin with, but i am proud to say i upsized to a 2.5 gal!!! it’s still not huge but, i have to keep my betta on a desk so i can’t have a huge tank. he seems to be super happy with all the new space & he’s loving it!
  14. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    i just bought my betta a mirror today to keep him entertained a little bit as they get bored.. how often should i do it? i know i shouldn’t do more than 5 minutes at a time but, should i do it more than once a day?
  15. Betta Fish Compatibility
    I kinda want to add a snail to my tank with my betta, but i only have a one gallon tank. i’m new to this, and i know my tank is small to begin with. my boyfriend thinks maybe it’ll be fine, as mystery snails eat the access food, BUT he said they might not get along as there isn’t much space. I...
  16. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My betta has been acting weird since I took him out of his tank with a measuring cup! :( I don’t like to use my net much bc I’ve heard it’s preferred not to by other betta keepers! He freaked out when I used the cup and placed him in his temporary tank while I clean his 10 gallon! his reactions...
  17. New Member Introductions
    I am brand new to BETTAS! I met my girlfriend 8 months ago and learned a lot about fish. My girlfriend, who's been taking care of bettas for over 4 years now.. she got her 1st one and named him Rambo. He was a Blue with Red Splendens. RAMBO was around 3 and a half years old when she decided...
  18. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    she’s been acting funny for the last week I put her in with her other sister in a huge 40 gallon and she just sat at the top and didn’t move she has ate -it doesn’t swim much it can swim -it will set at the top and just float around -it will set at the bottom and not move -it lost it colors...
  19. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My betta has recently developed red swollen gills and this evening I discovered fin rot. I really want to treat him before he gets worse! Background: I've had my betta for more than a year now. I've had him in a 3 gallon tank but this January I got a 20 gallon tank. He was moved to that and has...
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