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  1. What happened to his eye?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 5 gallons Does it have a filter? Yes Does it have a heater? Yes What temperature is your tank? 78-79˚F 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 do you use? Omega...
  2. Please help me with my zombie fish!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My roommate's cat somehow knocked my tank onto the floor early this morning. It took a minute to find poor Daffy on the floor, but soon I got him set up in a little med area. At first he looked very dead, but after about an hour, he started moving again! The problem is, he might have been...
  3. Eye bump?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    So my fishy Blur has a little bump on his eye that I never noticed before. Its not directly on his eyeball, but above it, like ... well do fishes have eyelids? if he HAD an eyelid thats where it would be lol. It doesn't seem to bother him, or affect his eye movement in any way. Its very...
  4. Pop-eye!!!

    Betta Fish Care
    My 1-year-old female Bluestar has pop-eye... I put her in a 2-quart quarantine tank with 1/4 tablespoon aquarium salt (according to box) and 36 drops Bettafix (according to bottle). I have a light on above her to gradually warm up the tank from 70 degrees. Is this OK?
  5. New owner, Bad case of Cloudy Eye? Please Help!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello! I'm a new Betta owner. I have to admit, I didn't know there was so much to know about Betta keeping before I came to this site (I'm embarrassed I didn't try and find info online before this). I got my male Betta (Oeni) about a year ago. He's always been docile, and never aggressive (I...
  6. What do I do?! - Betta swollen eyes and tummy

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing What size is your tank? 3 gal What temperature is your tank? 78 degrees Does your tank have a filter? yes 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? snail Food What type of food do you feed...
  7. My male betta is still having eye issues.. finally got good pictures.

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi everyone. I've been dealing with a case of cloudy eye with my male HMPK for close to a month now. There was a point about a week ago where it was quite swollen.. but has since improved. I've tried aquarium salt treatments... epson salt treatments and daily water changes... It has gotten...
  8. white spot near bettas eye?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi guys! I purchased a male betta just over a month ago. Anyways a few days ago i found a tiny white dot near his left eye. Not sure how to explain where it is as all the photos i took turned out blurry. Its like in the front corner of his eye. Thing is he seems fine. His still eating perfectly...
  9. Betta has Eye issue?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I've done a lot of reading online and I can't come to a conclusion on what's wrong with my crown-tailed Betta's right eye. Some background: He is the only fish kept in a 2 gallon tank, no plants or decorations that I think would cause damage to his eye. Purchased him about two months ago from a...
  10. Spots over eyes

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello, My husband and I just got our Betta last Thursday and he has been swimming around and eating just fine. The only thing is that I have noticed that he has a white spot (or what looks like a white spot) on each of his eyes. These were not there yesterday. When I first looked at our...
  11. Could you help? Potential eye issues

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I gave Desmoda a 40% water change today and a second dose of Jungle Fungal Clear to his tank to help him heal up his fins, and I think it's working! I don't see holes in his tail fin anymore, but I can't tell for sure if it healed or just became the split that I see and had seen when I first got...