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  1. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    i think my betta fish castiel has dropsy. i followed the instructions i found on google and set up an aquarium tank with iodine-free salt, water treatment, a bubbler, a heater, a thermometer, and i added two (fake) betta leaves for him to hide/rest. I've added bettafix medication. i fed him the...
  2. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Here we go again, I think my Betta is having the start of dropsy. He is still perky (When he wakes up in the morning he zooms around the tank flaring just for the fun of it for a solid 5 minutes or so) and has no trouble eating, but his scales are worrying me. Further more I realize he is...
  3. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi, I recently lost my betta to dropsy, I am really upset about it. I have read about bettas and did the research before getting my 1st from the pet shop. I just want to know if I did anything that would have caused this. I originally had him in a 3l bowl when I got him and shortly after bought...
  4. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello all, My betta fish Terror is showing signs of early dropsy. I went away over the weekend, and my mystery snail died and was in the tank until I got back on Sunday. I removed him immediately and did a full water change, boiling all of his toys, rinsing the plants, put in new gravel. I...
  5. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I'm scared! I think Caroline has dropsy! Her scales are slightly raising and she has a ton of the dropsy symptoms! I can add pictures if you want but how do I cure dropsy? Is there even a cure? I apologize if I sound rude or pushy in this post. I am just really worried and scared.
  6. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Our beloved Betta Mini died December 20, 2013. Died?! No.....disintegrated. I will include pictures of this terrible death documenting the last almost 3 months when I can. For now... In case anyone has a fish with medically verified Dropsy, they should immediately consider euthanizing the...
  7. Betta Fish Care
    Does my betta have Dropsy (inflated abdomen) or is this a normal occurrence? On the area where his pelvic fins grow there is a slight bump but i think that is his stomache though plz get back to me
  8. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Recently I moved my crowntail betta, Rocket, from his spacious 3 gallon tank to a small 1 gallon tank until I can buy a new 3 gallon tank or get the accessories for the old one fixed (bubbler stopped working). I have had Rocket for a year now and he has always been happy and healthy. I came...
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