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  1. Split in the caudal fin

    Betta Fish Care
    Today I received 2 new males through the post (1 HM and 1 HMPK) and the HM seems quite stressed from the travelling. He would float near the surface and now and then would swim erratically. Is this normal and do they usually recover from the rough travels? The HMPK has a split straight down...
  2. Weak/torn dorsal? Missing scales?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Lol, Finnick and I were doing so well. After his tail becoming increasingly worse while at the dorm, and then healing once I brought him home, I have not brought him back to the dorm yet. The bad news is that I can't watch him from day to day. He has ripped his caudal fin, which is no big deal...
  3. Betta Anatomy!

    Betta Fish Care
    I couldn't find any threads on here about betta anatomy and it seems like common questions occur when people ask what are ventrals or what is the caudal. Maybe this can clear it up a little bit! :) All credits go to! Betta Anatomy Dorsal Fin: The dorsal fin is located...
  4. Urrgghhh...Torn fin again! (Not an Emergency!!!)

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hey guys, ok so this morning while feeding Honeycomb, i noticed one piece of his caudal fin (tail-where he had originally torn it--NO fin rot:-)) was torn with a string and then a split. I had removed his castle last week because i thought he had torn it on that. He was WAY better after i...