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  1. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello! I am a first time Betta owner and I've notice that Indi Rhae's fins are starting to curl. I was worried it might be fin rot, but it doesn't look like any of the pictures I've seen of what fin rot looks like. It's not black per se, but more of a clear/white color. He also has a white...
  2. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I've had my betta spot for 6 weeks. After week one i noticed that his top, bottom and front fins were being to curl. I thought it might be fin rot so I got him some IAL and began water changes every other day. Still got worse, so I began adding very small amounts of aquarium salt. Still got...
  3. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 2.5 gal Does it have a filter? Yes Does it have a heater? Yes, but I don't use it, as it's the summertime and temperature lingers around 76-80 F What temperature is your tank? At the moment, 76 F Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration...
  4. Betta Fish Care
    Recently I am seeing my new betta fish, a crown tail, fins start to curl. I just did a water change today, 100% was done on Monday. I tested both of my fishes waters. Donnys: [Crown tail] pH: 7.0 NO3: 0 NO2: 0.5 KH: 40 GH: 120 Atlas: [Halfmoon] pH: 7.0 NO3: 0 NO2: 0 KH: 40 GH: 120 Any...
  5. Betta Fish Care
    Can someone explain to me why a half moons' fins could potentially curl? Is there a way to fix it? I believe my betta fish as little curls that are forming at the end of his tail..but I am not sure. I will later on place a photo of him. Water parameters are normal, he lives in a 1.5 tetra...
  6. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi all, I decided to keep bettas again, found a gorgeous boy and brought him home to a little cycled heated 1 gallon "efficiency". He's been happy as a lark and busy as a bee, flaring and swimming and eating like a champ, and his water chemistry has been nothing but perfect. However, in the...
  7. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    So I was all happy about the tank upgrade I should be getting next weekend and spent sometime STARING at Ryu. I noticed his fins look "off." I'm not sure how to describe it. The dorsal fin has some small dark spots I didn't notice before. More noticeable is the slight curvature and thinned look...
  8. Betta Fish Care
    I bought my betta, Leroy, in a small pet shop that sold betta in small vases that were very small for larger bettas they kept. When I got Leroy he came in a very small vase as well, His tail was curled and I asked the owner if itd straighten out however they ignored my question. I put Leroy in a...
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