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  1. Urgent!!!!!!!! Need help!

    Other Fish
    hey guys! Okay so I haven't had a betta in a few months (Ish died tragically when a long hair of my mother's fell into the tank and wrapped around his fins and body, suffocating him) but I do have two large goldfish, each 2" long, and a tetra 1" long, and two cleaner snails. The fish have been...
  2. What caused Zuko's fin rot?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    So Zuko has been sick for about 2 or 3 weeks now with what I'm 99% sure is fin rot. His anal fin is halfway gone, and his caudal fin is starting to shred. His remaining fins are constantly clamped and his colors have paled significantly(what used to be black/dark blue is now gold). He almost...
  3. Omg! Fin rot??

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 5.5 gallons Does it have a filter? yes Does it have a heater? yes What temperature is your tank? 80 Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? yes Does your Betta have tank mates? What kind?no Food: What food brand do you use? Omega one...
  4. Dead Fish & Another Dying - Fungus maybe? Please help!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing What size is your tank? 5.5 Gallon What temperature is your tank? 78-80 Does your tank have a filter? Yes - Top Fin 10 gallon Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No. Is your tank heated? Yes. What tank mates does your betta fish live with? A nerite snail (And...
  5. 911 fish dying of shock as we speak

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I was stupid and didn't check the water temperature, and changed the tank. When I came back, she was frozen in shock. I thought she was dead, but my sister saw her gills moving. we moved her into a bowl with warmer water, and I put some blood worms in to try to get her to move since they're her...
  6. Ph is skyrocketing. What should I do with my corydoras?

    Other Fish
    I am starting a 20 gallon aquarium with 4 cory catfish and a betta. The tank is planted and has petco aquarium sand as the substrate. I put in the 4 cories and have just gotten the ammonia under control. When I tested the water though, it said my ph is at 9 which is WAY too high. In my other...
  7. Is this dropsy?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Alright, first off, this fish is NOT MINE. His name is Charles and belongs to my neighbor. She gave me their fish to take care of and attempt to cure... but the problem is I believe this is a case of Dropsy. I don't know how advanced this is, but I don't think he'll survive. Now with that being...
  8. Betta Fin rot, other fishes refusing to eat

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi, I'm new here, but I'm going to post here first (I did read the disease and treatment sticky first) because I'm worried sick about my betta. Probably like most of you, he's a really fond pet of mine. I've only had him for about a year, but he's the most beautiful betta I've ever seen, He's...
  9. Please help me. My betta is sick and I'm having trouble diagnosing...

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    So for the past month and a half almost I've noticed my blue and rust crow-tail betta, Fern, has been acting strangely. Right now he lives in a 2 gallon novelty shaped bowl with a small shrine as his hiding place. I've been looking for symptoms but it seems like he has everything at once every...
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