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  1. What water source to use for fish tank? Filter water vs Well Water

    Betta Fish Care
    I am going to study abroad soon, so my boyfriend's family will look after my betta in his 5 gal tank while I am gone. We will move the tank to their house. The question is about the source of water to use.... they do not drink the well water out where they live because it has a lot of mineral...
  2. Is any salt at all okay? Also question about peat moss to lower pH

    Betta Fish Care
    Hi, First off, I'd like to give a huge thank you to this community, as my betta got pretty sick with ick and velvet when I first got him, and you guys literally helped me save his life. My words are not enough to express my gratitude. :thankyou: So I have a few water quality related questions...
  3. Four questions!

    Betta Fish Care
    Hi all, I'm hoping the community can help me with these four questions: How likely are plastic plants to harm my betta's fins? I just added two fake plants to my tank to complement my two live ones. I also just added two Otocinclus Catfish to my tank to keep my betta company. After doing some...
  4. Filtered water vs. distilled water

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    Hello fellow Betta lovers, and Betta experts (I am soooo not one..... yet). I know you are not supposed to use distilled water because it lacks essential minerals needed, but what about filtered water? And when I say filtered water, I mean the water that comes out of my PUR faucet filter. I...