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  1. Why is my tank so cloudy?

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    My tank is always cloudy, and its so frustrating. Help? :frown2: Imgur: The most awesome images on the Internet That photo was taken from the side, btw.
  2. Cloudy Betta Tank

    Betta Fish Care
    Hello, So one of our betta's tanks has decided to become stubbornly cloudy. It's a 5.5 gallon tank, heated, with a aquaclear 20 filter (usually kept on the low setting, filter media changed within the past 3 months. Temperature is kept at 80 degrees F. The ph is at 7.4, ammonia is at 0 ppm...
  3. Bloated, cloudy eyes, advice please?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi again, everyone! Gah, having sick fishes on hand is no fun!! Below, I have filled out your form for illness. Housing What size is your tank? 5g Fluval Spec V What temperature is your tank? 78-80F Does your tank have a filter? Yes. Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration...
  4. Lethargic Floating Betta

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Please help! I purchased my Betta 3 days ago and put him in his tank. Today he is lethargic and floating really weird around the tank. He floats on his side...will fall down to the bottom and then every once in awhile he will swim to the top for air and fall back down. He wont go for his food...
  5. Film on water

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    There is a thin cloudy film on my water. It's a 10 gallon divided in two. There are currently a male and female betta on each side. I bleached & soaked my tank & all the décor in there three times but it came back. My fish are acting normally and don't seem to be affected. One male even blew a...
  6. Small white particles in water

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    Hey, So I have a 5 gallon tank, and lately there's been a bunch of little white particles floating around in the water. Does anyone know what this is? Also the water is a little cloudy, not a lot, but just enough to notice it if you look at the tank from the longest side. Any advice?
  7. Very Cloudy Eyes, But Otherwise Healthy?

    Betta Fish Care
    A few days ago in the morning I discovered my female Betta had completely clouded-over eyes. The night prior (about midnight when I return from work) they had been spotless and clear. Her health is otherwise perfect and she still seems to have normal vision (she's still able to follow my finger...
  8. what do you guys recommend for filter. 3 gal tank.

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    Hi all. I'm new to this forum and I just got a 3 gal tank and an elite mini sub filter, currently also having live plants. The problem i have is the current for the filter i have now seems like it a little bit too strong (it's on the lowest setting but still push my Betta around), also the...
  9. Tank Disaster Please Help!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My veil tail male Betta's tank was overtaken by black algae, slimy green threads of something, different types of algae-looking stuff. He lives with 3 Otos and has live bamboo along with artificial plants. He developed finrot along his dorsal and back, and I started him on Maracyn 2. The people...
  10. Maracyn Two...PLEASE HELP

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I am not new to owning bettas, but I am new to this website, and owning a fancy tank. I have a ten gallon tank with a filter (carbon) and a heater set at 72 degrees (thermometer reads just the same). This tank is new...I had gotten a different (kind of defective) tank as a Christmas gift...
  11. Maracyn Two...PLEASE HELP

    Betta Fish Care
    I am not new to owning bettas, but I am new to this website, and owning a fancy tank. I have a ten gallon tank with a filter (carbon) and a heater set at 72 degrees (thermometer reads just the same). This tank is new...I had gotten a different (kind of defective) tank as a Christmas gift, and it...
  12. new plants/ cloudy water?

    Planted Betta Tanks
    hello, I just bought some micro swords plants and another foreground plant, can't remember the name but now that I've added them and did a water change, my water seems to have gotten a lil cloudy? any ideas why or how to clean the cloudyness?
  13. New owner, Bad case of Cloudy Eye? Please Help!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello! I'm a new Betta owner. I have to admit, I didn't know there was so much to know about Betta keeping before I came to this site (I'm embarrassed I didn't try and find info online before this). I got my male Betta (Oeni) about a year ago. He's always been docile, and never aggressive (I...
  14. My tank is cloudy and won't clear up.

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    I have a 20 gallon tank and the water has been cloudy for at least two weeks now. I've tried changing the filter and adding "aquarium clarifier" but its still cloudy. Anyone know how to uncloud?
  15. Cloudy Water

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I've had to do 3 water changes this week due to cloudy water. The only conditioners I use are - Nutrafin Betta Plus - Top-fin Bacteria Supplement I also use Ozarka Spring Water to fill the aquarium. My Male Veil-tale lives in a 1/2 gallon Marina Betta Pals Kit with an Aqueaon Mini Heater...
  16. Cloudy Sand?

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    I just change three of my tanks to sand. They were really cloudy. It's been half an hour and they are not as cloudy, is it okay to put my fishies back in even with the slight cloudiness?
  17. Cloudy Betta Tank

    Betta Fish Care
    So I'm home for winter break and I brought my Betta fish home with me. However, when I'm in the dorms, the room temperature is constantly at around 83 F (i know, it's really warm) but when I'm at home, it's usually from 50-71F (depending on if someone's home and the heat is on or not). Could...
  18. Java Ferns - Help

    Betta Fish Care
    I bought two bettas about a month ago. One is in a "Betta Tank" and the other is in a 1gal tank. I had originally put some live plants i both tanks and took them out when they started turning brown. I now have some Java Ferns ( four of them) but i have to idea how long they should be...
  19. cloudy tank

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    i got a new bowl for my betta yesterday, and tonight when i came home it was cloudy, so i am in the process of a water change, i just wanted to know is that normal? and what should i do. i do need to say this, currently i cant afford all the fancy stuff, so he is in a bowl. i tested the pH level...
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