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  1. Betta fish compatibility?

    Betta Fish Compatibility
    I recently acquired a 20 gallon planted tank with 6 neon tetras, 7 black neon tetras, 6 harlequin rasboras, and 4 cory catfish. The black neon tetras are pretty large and I am wondering if they would harm my betta. Can I add him to the tank for a little bit and see what they do? Or should I...
  2. Advice on tankmates needed, please

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    How do I know new tankmates are good with each other? How do I know they're not stressing each other out? What behaviour should I be keeping an eye on? And how can I know it's going well? And also, should I take the fry out? Some background and further explanation for this: My Betta boy Ciel...
  3. Betta and Two Mollies?

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    So I have an older male betta fish in his own separate tank currently, but I'm hoping to move him into my community tank that has two male mollies and a plato in it. The mollies seem like they're not aggressive even though they're both males, but they do chase each other often though there's no...
  4. Sorority tank mates

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    I have a ten gallon betta sorority with four females. I don't know if this is a bad idea, but I wanted to add some other fish just to enhance the tank. If it is possible, What are some relatively inexpensive small fish I could add to my sorority? The tank has a heater (80°) and canister...
  5. What fish could live with my female betta?

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    Hi! I'm new here. My name is Arianna, I'm 17 and I'm from PA. I have a betta instagram called @bettasnfriends and if you would like to see pictures of the fish or tank that I am talking about please look at my two recent posts as I can not post them here. Tomorrow my baby betta (who isn't too...
  6. Betta breeding withthe same colour

    Breeding Betta Fish
    Hello I have a red male betta used to breed with white female but he always eat the eggs for unknown reason. i started to try another female.. i conditioned him for two weeks with live food and water change then put a new red female.. he build a very big nest but he didn't chase her at all .. i...
  7. Betta fish nipping at mystery snail

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    Hey guys i have a 5 gallon tank that contains a male betta, ADF, and a mystery snail. Its the snails first day in tank and it has been in its shell all day. Once it finally comes out of its shell the betta fish would eventually nip at it and than it would hide in its shell again. How long should...
  8. Considering A Tank Mate

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    I own a 5.8-5.9 gallon tank (says the aquarium calculator) and have a betta of course. I'd like to get him some kind of tank mate that will stay toward the bottom. I've considered ghost shrimp, glass catfish, or possibly a snail since I've heard of many betta owners also having snails in the...
  9. Nerite Snail vs Ghost Shrimp

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    I have been thinking about this subject for a long time. I just recently purchased a 5 gallon tank. And I was trying to find a suitable tank mate for my betta. At first I wanted a snail. I thought that they would take care of algae (I've had many problems with it in a past tank). I almost went...
  10. Betta Friends!!

    Betta Fish Compatibility
    Hey!!! I have a 10 gallon tank but only my cute Betta Lawrence is living there! I'm sure it would look much nicer with some more fish... I was thinking about a sucker fish or maybe some neon tetras... Anyone out there have any thing to say about this? Will Lawrence be ok with these guys or...
  11. Betta Fish, Dalmatian Mollie, and Red Wag Platy

    Betta Fish Compatibility
    Okay so I just purchased the Mollie and the platy and put them into the water to adjust them to the tank. well as soon as i did this, my Betta started attacking the bag. Now me being a newbie here, i placed them in there anyways (yes i know, bad idea) and my Betta attacked both! I switched them...
  12. When can I put a female betta in with babies?

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    Hello to all! I am in need of yalls help yet again. Here are the details. In one tank, I have my little Cami. She's a female betta that is about 1.25 inches not including her tail. She is currently staying in a 2 gallon. Because of an outlet issue, I need to transfer her over to my 25 gallon as...
  13. divided 10gal whats good company for bettas

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    i have two bettas and one of them is not compatible with ghost shrimp, eats them up, the other is fine ignores them until feeding time when he/she tries to snatch the shrimps rations but is not aggressive or nippy or anything like that with the shrimp so what can i get to help with poop and...
  14. my fish is bored?

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    hi! i have a fish and he lives in a five gallon tank but the tank looks very roomy. he is not a whole lot aggressive and lately i saw that he had been sitting at the bottom of the tank more than usual. he seems so bored and i want to do something about it. so i did a little research and found...
  15. Betta's and cory catfish.

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    I have a 40 liter tank for my little Draven (halfmoon betta) and I was wanting to know if he would be ok with one or maybe two cory catfish in the tank with him, he is currently in with a few neon tetras and he is fine with them, just wanted to know if anyone else has cory catfish in with them...
  16. Halfmoon Betta - 4 Pygmy Cories - 2 Amano Shrimps - 10 Gallon

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    Hi! So I just got my tank and I decided to buy a red-blue halfmoon betta (I named him Avenue), and since he looks really small for his tank; I'm still in question whether to get him 4 pygmy cories and two amano shrimps as tank mates. My questions are: -Is this overstocked, considering I have...
  17. 10 Gallon Betta tankmate

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    I have a large male betta fish. He is very docile, and when I take out his tank mates he gets a little depressed believe it or not. So I was wondering if there were any good permanent suggestions - something that is not super active, too small, or dirty. I've had a snail with him who he never...
  18. Can these fish live w/ a Betta?

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    Hi everyone, I'm new here. It seems this site teaches beginner betta owners exactly what they need to know and the users seem friendly here. On topic, I've had a Betta Fish (Aqua) now in a 2.5 gallon tank. But I am planning to get a new tank and fishes and that includes a new betta (Since Aqua...
  19. Ares and the Tetras

    Betta Fish Compatibility
    I managed to keep 8 tetras with Ares. Anyone else have the same success?
  20. What Can I get?

    Betta Fish Compatibility
    I have are red Betta (|like the one on the top of the web page) Is there any possibility of putting two Betta together? ...or any other kind of fish...if so what fish?
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