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  1. Betta Fish Care
    Hello! I am hopping to put some drift wood into my betta tank (10 gallon) to naturally lower the pH as it is a little high (8.2). My fear with this is that when i do water changes my tap waters pH will be drastically higher than my tanks pH which would stress my betta. Any tips on what i should...
  2. Betta Fish Care
    I tested my water levels today in a ten gallon fish tank for my male koi betta and here were the results: Ph: 7.6 Ammonia: 0.25 ppm Nitrite: 0 ppm Nitrate: 5.0 ppm I've heard that driftwood and peat moss can help lower pH levels; any recommended brands/other suggestions? Also, should I be...
  3. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi guys, I've had my Betta fish for about six months. I keep him in a 1-gal bowl with a heater and he's been happy and healthy this entire time- he was even making bubble nests a few weeks ago. Gave him about a 70-75% water change the other day, and ever since, he's been laying on the gravel...
  4. Betta Chat
    Hey! I'm a recent betta owner, I bought my baby betta about two days ago. He is very small, about 3/4 of an inch and doesn't have any color yet. I'm keeping him in a .5 gallon glass bowl, he has a bamboo stock, rocks, and a cute little house to hide in. He eats micro pellets and has been...
  5. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    I have a divided 10 gallon tank for two of my Bettas. I had just finished setting it up last night and allowed it to filter overnight. But what concerns me is the light. It is a very bright white light. Will my Bettas be effected by this? I will be having it on in the day and off at night.
  6. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I think my betta fish has dropsy I am really not sure. His water is always clean and such. Recently about 2 weeks ago I changed his diet from pellets to mysis and daphnia. He has been bloated and now he is becoming to get discolored. Please dont tell me this is normal. I have before and after...
  7. Betta Fish Care
    So, recently I bought a betta fish, he has a bubbler, 10 gallon tank, rainbow rocks, a filter, a cave, and a heater. Do I need anything else? Also, I would like to ask for some tips on caring for a betta :)