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  1. Help me ASAP my betta gosh is not well

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I think my betta has fin rot.. that what I have been told this is my first prior tank but honestly need help ASAP or advice as he means so much to me and has been there for me through some tuff situations.. please help me
  2. Betta fish not spawning

    Breeding Betta Fish
    Hello. Please help friends! I have betta male and he’s made a bubble nest, (during breeding) and then the female went in....I also put the plant, and under the plant he made his bubble nest! So I don’t really know whether or not the spawning has token place or not? I always see them chasing each...
  3. Strange betta behavior + torn fins aren’t improving

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hey, I hope everyone is having a good day! I am beginning to get worried because it seems like my betta’s fins are deteriorating. I can’t feel if they are being bitten, if they are getting teared, or if it’s fin rot. Can anyone give input on this?? I am worried about my little friend. :( Also...
  4. Help me please!!!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I bought my betta fish with this white mark thinking it was nothing but overtime has grown to the size pictured, please help me I’ve searched and searched for answers and I know it is not ITCH because it’s only in one spot. He is a black orchid half moon male betta. If anyone knows or has an...
  5. Tiber Himself

    Tiber Himself

    Probably the only decent picture I have of him Water looks discolored because I had tannin's in the water at the time of the photo
  6. I don’t know If my betta is ok

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I just got a new betta fish almost a week ago now and he makes me nervous and concerned everyday. He lives in a planted 9 gallon fluval flex with my snail who I have had longer than I’ve had the betta. The second night I had him he ate three pellets but then spit the third one out and hasn’t...
  7. Bettas Got Talent Contest! Spooky Edition

    Betta Fish Contests
    Does your fish got talent? Then show it to the world! It is the spooky month of October, and if your betta fish can do a trick, it might just win the treat: winning this contest! This contest is for bettas that can perform tricks such as swim through a hoop, jump, jump through a hoop, follow...
  8. Small Bump Near Betta Tail

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello! I am incredibly new to the betta fish community, but I have learned a lot in this short amount of time, I have a basic understanding of the nitrogen cycle, tank standards, plants, tank cleaning, diseases and infections etc. I bought my betta and I noticed it has always had a small bump on...
  9. Betta fish injury

    Betta Fish Care
    Hey guys, I am brand new to this site. I had joined to ask some questions about my sweet betta fish. I had bought a Top Fin Betta Fish (2.5 Gallon) tank for my Betta I have own year (Alfred) (Alfred had a .5 gallon tank for a year so my fiance thought it was time for an upgrade) and my new one...
  10. Help! Biting his fins all of the sudden

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    When I woke up today and went to feed my Betta boy, I noticed his tail has little bites at the ends. I played with him yesterday so I think I would have noticed, it must have been over night. It's not much, but feels like a lot over just one night. I recently redid the tank to be able to give...
  11. Susanoo the Betta (and me I guess)

    Meet the Betta Keepers
    Hello, everyone! I am very shy, so you may hardly hear from me unless it's worrisome questions or I have good pictures to share. I like to loiter forums quietly and just learn. I'm a person with high anxiety and a long-time obsession with Betta fish. Owning a Betta as a child was disastrous as...
  12. Baby Bowie's Journal

    Hello Everyone, This is my first real time being on a blogging site. I see all these journals and I'd like to start my own for my baby boy Bowie. Honestly I'm still new to betta fish and I don't even know how to describe what type of betta fish Bowie is. I mean, maybe he's too young to really...
  13. Big wound on Bettas head??

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Our Betta, Clyde, looked fine last night. Have yet to test the water conditions but that is going to be the first thing I'm going to do. His tank is about at 78 degrees and we have a heater to keep it from fluctuating. We have a filter and have been doing water changes about twice a month. I...
  14. Concerning tail fin and tiny black spots

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 3.7 Does it have a filter? Yes-- Input too strong, put plastic mesh over Does it have a heater? Yes What temperature is your tank? 80* Fahrenheit Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? n/a Does your Betta have tank mates? What kind? A...
  15. Help for my cousins Betta Fish

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi, I came here because my cousin needed help with her Betta Fish Royal, hes a twin-tail half moon betta. She has him in a 10 gallon tank and his filter is an aqueon quiet flow 10. She told me that she had gotten a new hood for her 10 gallon tank, and that this filter is now closer to his...
  16. Fish's left gill is sticking out - fish breathing hard and deteriorating

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 5.5 Does it have a filter? Yes - cartridge has been removed due to LifeGuard treatment as of 1 hour ago Does it have a heater? Yes What temperature is your tank? 84.2˚ F Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No Does your Betta have...
  17. I can't tell if my betta fish has ich

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I got my betta fish since 4 months ago. He always acted kinda lazy. But since 1 week ago he only stayed in one corner of the tank. I looked closely at him and he has some white faded dots on his head. I gave him treatment that works for multiple diseases since 3 days ago . Now he seems way more...
  18. Quirky Behaviour

    Betta Chat
    Hey there! I'm relatively new to the whole Betta world -although I've had my Betta, Roscoe, for a year and a half now. Before he came to me he was my sister's fish but soon she was more into boys than caring for such a delicate little fish so she gave him over to me in quite poor condition (fin...
  19. Betta Fish Eating and Floating?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My grandma just got a new Betta fish. We have had him for two days. He eats, but barely and he spits some of it out and he isn't moving a lot. He tends to like to be towards the top of the tank and sometimes he is just sitting at the bottom corner. My grandma is worried that something is...
  20. Fin rot or tail biting?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Recently got a yellow halfmoon betta fish with a ripped tail, however that area is regrowing now. I just noticed now that there's little rips along the edge of his tail and those weren't there before. Is he biting his tail or is it fin rot? Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 2.5 Does it...