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  1. Fungus? Fin rot? Help?

    Betta Fish Care
    I bought my new betta, Dewdrop, on Dec 14th. He was really healthy looking at a local pet store, no fin rot, and was very active in the little container he came in. After putting him in his new tank and setting everything up, he quickly acclimated and was as happy as could be, making bubble nest...
  2. Male Betta Not Making Nests?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I'm fairly new to Betta fish, but I've been doing tons of research and I've now had my Veil tail betta for 4 months now. When I first got him, he seemed to make never-ending bubble nests and after about a month of having him, he completely stopped. He hasn't made a bubble nest for nearly 3...
  3. Why does my betta blow large bubbles?

    Betta Chat
    Hello, I have a gorgeous male crowntail betta named Goblin. He is (seemingly) extremely healthy and loves his 4 gallon setup. We seem to have a great relationship :-D He does something interesting - he comes up to the surface and blows LARGE bubbles. PLEASE NOTE: I am fully aware of bubble...
  4. bubble on the eye wouldn't go away

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Fighty has had this bubble on his right eye for a week. I've : Put antifungal blue drop for three days in 30c temperature Changed his water properly pH is 7.5 Removed all decorations and put natural stones and plants instead Kept the tank clean Used antibiotics for three days Droped water pH...
  5. bubble eye wouldn't go!!!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My fighter got this bubble on his right eye. -i removed all decoration and put natural plants and stones (got them from fish store) -i changed half of water (its a 10 litre tank) -i washed the tank with ONLY water -i put 5drops of blue antifungal for 3 days -i fed him (adequately) - i checked...
  6. How to tell if bubbles are a sign of happy betta or sick?

    Betta Fish Care
    So as some of you may recognise me, I just bought a betta. It is now moving quite frequently and active. I do notice, however, some bubbles on the surface of the water. They look nothing like a nest. I have read that bubbles can be both a sign of happy, or sick betta, and I would want to know if...
  7. Is my betta fish okay?

    Betta Fish Care
    I have owned three bettas in my lifetime, but I only have two now. (Rest in peace, my veil tail.) Just a few minutes ago I began to change the water of one of my fish. As I was about to put his net inside the temporary home with clean water in it, he jumped out of his net onto the (clean)...
  8. Bubbles on tail? Is it fin rot?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi everyone, total newbie here! I mean, I've been reading for a while and only just joined the forum the other night... So I'm not sure what to do at all but here it goes! I've had my betta for over a year now and it's in a 14L (3.7 gal) tank with a few Darwin Algae Eating Shrimp which look...
  9. my betta doesnt do bubble nests anymore???

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    i have a crowntail in a ten gallon heated and filtered tank(soft filter) with lots of space to swim lots of plants and two caves he hasnt done a bubble nest in like 3-4 months i dont know what wrong with him...
  10. My Betta won't make a bubble nest

    Breeding Betta Fish
    Okay, so for a long time now I have been planning to breed my Bettas. I have a beautiful male betta that has a white body and blue/red fins. My female is a pinkish white color. When my male was in his 2 gallon bowl he made bubble nests like crazy! I've had them both for about 5 months now. I put...
  11. Flaring + Bubble-Nesting like Crazy!

    Betta Fish Care
    So today I was out for most of the day and I left my desk lamp on by accident. Apparently this heated the water from the normal temp of 78F to 83F, and now he's going crazy. his blue marbling is really bright, he's flaring a lot, and he keeps trying to make a bubble nest (the filter keeps...
  12. Strange balloon like bubble in betta's fin; any clues on are appreciated.

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I've been searching everywhere and cannot find anything like this.. it's not clear at all, it's solid in color and seems to be causing very mild swimming issues.:cry: I've attached a pic below, I can't figure out how to post it straight to this :oops: