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  1. Betta Fish Care
    My boy Aris will be passing soon, so I'll have an empty QT jar. He had fungus coupled with likely a bacterial infection (he's gone dropsy). What's the best way to sterilize the jar, fake plants, thermometer and heater? I have vinegar and bleach at my disposal.
  2. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    Hello, I got a used fish tank that I want to use for a betta. What should I use to disinfect it? Bleach? I am not familiar with safe cleaning solutions for a betta tank. Thanks very much. ;-)
  3. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    Hey guys, So, after a fish passes away, how do you sanitize the tank? I've been reading up the various methods and they seem to include bleach, vinegar, or salt. What would you recommend? I'm a little scared about the bleach (would there be any way to test that I got rid of it all?), but if it...
  4. Betta Fish Care
    I have an amazon sword plant I got from petsmart today, but I want to quarantine it before I add it to my bettas home. What are some safe ways to do this and for how long? I heard of using salt, but I don't want to kill the plant. Would aquarium salt work? I was thinking of putting the plant in...
  5. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    I have a tank that i bought new at petsmart. I cant eyeball how many gallons it is but i want to say 5-10, and its a Hagen or something of that nature. Anyways, ever since i got it the fish i've put in it have become sick, no matter how good i clean it. A few days ago i got fed up so i bleached...
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