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  1. Algae and filter

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    My 15 gallon tank was supposed to have all 3 of my bettas but the filter was too strong for the betta in the middle, he was always hiding behind it and was seeming tired so I used my old 2.5 gallon tank and put him in there as a substitute until I found a solution. Now it's about 9 months - 1...
  2. Filter problem

    Betta Fish Care
    I have a 3 gallon tank for my betta There's a tetra 3i whisper filter in it A week after we first got the filter, all this fibery paper stuff was covering everything! including my betta! The filter was like disintegrating. So my family and i did a full water change, cleaned all the...
  3. My Filter Ate my Betta :(

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    Hi I had a betta that just passed away from being eaten by the filter. I am wondering how this could have happened and how to prevent it if I get a new betta. I have a tetra filter EX20 for 10-20 gallon aquariums. My tank is 10 gallons. I had my sweet little Betta named Tassle in the tank...
  4. Filter Problem!

    Betta Fish Care
    Hey guys, I got my betta a new tank with a low flow filter and it seems like he is fighting the current a little bit and he keeps going near it and getting stuck on the grating. what do I do?!?! I'm afraid it's going to hurt him!
  5. Could someone help me please :) :) ~

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    Hello, so i'm really really new to Betta fish-keeping, and it seems that my filters water intake is too strong, and as my fish likes to hang around the filter, his lovely long fins keep getting sucked in (yet he still insists on hanging around it as he can hide there -- he's shy lol). I can't...
  6. Filter output too much for betta?

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    Hello! As some (or all >_>;) may know, I got a 3.5 filtered tank for my VT Wheatley. It seems like he might be either getting pushed around by the current of the output for the filter when he goes to the top or near the intake, so I'm curious if it IS a problem and if it's too much output, how...
  7. Top Fin Power Filter 20 with Cartridge *PROBLEM*

    Betta Fish Care
    Hey everyone, I recently bought a 20 gal starter ( ) for my female betta, Snicklefrits, and after about two weeks I noticed the filter was blowing bubbles out and seemed to be pushing the water out faster than before. Is this...