Betta Fish Forum banner

Discussions Showcase Albums Media Media Comments Tags Marketplace

1-17 of 29 Results
  1. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi everyone, I’m new to the forums, but I came seeking help for my male betta fish. For the past 2 weeks or so he hasn’t been acting like normal. He lies around the aquarium floor and doesn’t really move unless to go to the surface for air, and when he does he swims quickly to the top, gets a...
  2. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi y’all, I have a small sorority of female bettas and I got home today to find one of them floating in the tank. At first I thought she was already dead, but she’s still breathing and attempts to swim in short bursts if disturbed. There is definitely something going on with her swim bladder...
  3. Betta Fish Care
    I made a really stupid mistake. I was going to clean my Betta's tank, which is really needed, as his tank is getting overpopulated with Detritus worms at a very scary rate Usually, when I'm going to clean his tank, I put him in a 1 gallon jar I have laying around. I put the jar in a warm...
  4. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello, A few weeks ago my betta started to act weird. He didn't eat from the surface as he used to, so I had to drop the food down for him. Now He doesn't even want to eat that. He randomly lays weirdly on the plants and stays in its cave without moving for hours (He is always hanging at the...
  5. Other Fish
    Hello everyone! My little corydora, Burr, has never had much of a tail but he’s gotten along just fine. Well today, like 5 mins ago, I notice that his tail is GONE! It’s red at the base and almost fuzzy looking? I have a hospital tank bc my current one is full and some PIMAFIX otw but I’m...
  6. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi everyone, So just this morning as I was feeding George I noticed this bump looking thing right on like the top and edge of his gill flap. You can’t really see in the pictures, but it has a ever so slight yellowish tint, and it sticks out a little bit, kind of bending his gill flap. I don’t...
  7. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi all, recently my cousin gave me 3 bettas in my care for ±1 month to go traveling. He gave me 6 days ago and all were sickly looking. As a betta owner myself I look after mine really well and never sick (so far). As for these 3 bettas, it is put in a soliter tank each. Since 6 days ago, 2 of...
  8. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I would like anyones advice please. I have a halfmoon king betta (hes pretty big) in a 5.5 gallon planted tank. He's been in this tank for a few weeks while I wait to upgrade him. Just today I addee a sponge filter and some new water. He jumped out of the tank and onto the carpet. I found him...
  9. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 2.5 Does it have a filter? Yes but stresses betta don’t use it Does it have a heater? Yes What temperature is your tank? 78 Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No Does your Betta have tank mates? What kind? No Food: What food brand...
  10. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I THINK HE HAS POPEYE IVE BEEN THINKING HE BROKE HIS BACK until my partner got a closer look I think he has POPEYE and the water condition before that was a little dirty bc I didn’t get to last weeks cleaning due to family but when I was putting him in a measuring cup to switch so I can clean...
  11. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I have had my beta for about 4 months now. He started of very white with some colour in his tail. Over the first week he became very colourful with different colours/ shades of blue. He then started to gain colours for yellow on his head and red in his tail. All of a sudden Wednesday I noticed...
  12. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My beta fish recently upgraded two days ago from a petco type tank, very small, to a tank that was highly recommended and is completely new. She was fine for hours but then she stayed at the top corner floating and not reacting to me literally touching her when she would usually dart If I were...
  13. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Not sure how I insert a video to show her flashing if that’s what it is it’s a very violent... How many gallons is your tank? 10 gallon Does it have a filter? Yes a marina slim 15 Does it have a heater? Yes What temperature is your tank? doesn’t have a gage on it but we have it set for 75...
  14. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Below is a picture of my girlfriend's betta fish named Fieri. She noticed he looked like he had some sort of growth. First, she thought it was a fungus, so she gave him a treatment of Methylene Blue, but it only got worse. When she inspected the growth again, she saw that it was eating him, and...
  15. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I bought my betta fish with this white mark thinking it was nothing but overtime has grown to the size pictured, please help me I’ve searched and searched for answers and I know it is not ITCH because it’s only in one spot. He is a black orchid half moon male betta. If anyone knows or has an...
  16. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello, I adopted a betta yesterday with swollen lips and a bump on his forehead. His lips had a yellow crust to them and the bump looks yellowish. I gave him a Lifeguard Tablet and his lips are less swollen and not yellow, but the bump grew. What else can I try? I want to help him out as much...
  17. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hey there -- I feel so guilty. My Betta doesn't look good. And I don't have many of these answers, but here goes... Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 3/4 gallon Does it have a filter? No Does it have a heater? No What temperature is your tank? 72? I don't know... I fill it a little...
1-17 of 29 Results
Top