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  1. Help?? fin rot? nipping?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi! I've had my veiltail for about a month now. At fist he was doing okay and then about a week ago i noticed that his tail was a little ragged. It was super sudden, in the span of about an hour. I did a 50% water change right away, and it seemed to get a bit better. then a few days later it...
  2. Fin rot or fin biting?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Recently I have noticed that my halfmoon betta fish had chunks of his tail missing. I asked someone on this website about it and they answered that it was only fin biting. Relieved, I left it alone but kept watch for any tail biting. I was checking his tail through the glass one day and noticed...
  3. Eaten/Fin Rot Betta Tail

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello All, What size is your tank? 2.5 gal What temperature is your tank? 78-81 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? a fake plant, a real plant, a floating log, a...
  4. Fin Rot/Aquarium Salt Questions

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I currently have two male betta fish living in a divided 2.5 gallon tank. I have a heater and a filter in my tank. I know the water here has ammonia in it, so I use seachem prime to treat the water. One betta, Javert, is three, while the other, Gatsby, is about five months. Javert had ammonia...
  5. Betta Being Treated for Fin Rot Showing New and Worsened Symptoms

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I've had my betta, Arthur, for a little over a month now. He is currently in a 1 gallon hospital tank kept at 78 degrees, no filter. He has been on 1 tsp aquarium salt/gallon for the past seven days, with 100% changes every day. Not long after I got him his tail split, and then more fraying...
  6. Fin rot or not?

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    Hello everyone, I had a perfectly healthy and very Hansom male Betta, until one morning I woke up and he looks like this. From what I can remember it wasn't a gradual process. He has a heater, light, filter, the works. The ends of his fins are perhaps slightly see through. But there is no...
  7. Is this just fin biting or is it fin rot?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello, This morning when I went to feed my bettas I noticed Skye's tail had basically been destroyed. It wasn't like that yesterday morning at all... Just want to make sure that it is fin biting and not possibly fin rot. Don't know if it will help but here is some info: He is in a 10...
  8. possible fin rot???-- help!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi I'm new here so any advice would be very much appreciated! I just got my little halfmoon via post about a week ago, but since then his dorsal fin has been deteriorating. When I got him, the back part of his dorsal was a little mangled, but I attributed that to being in a bag for a few days...
  9. Is this Fin Rot? :(

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello Everyone!!! So I have had my crown tail for roughly a month now and I have him housed in a 10g tank with 3 Neons and a small (2in) bottom dwelling catfish. He was always very active and would swim up and down the tank endlessly. Now however, he becoming less active and I have noticed that...
  10. Betta Fin Rot - Nipping I need Help... this is terrible...

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Ok So I have been dealing with fin damage / loss / rot for MONTHS! This started way back in November of last year. I haven't solved the problem yet. I was hoping to get some advice... So here is the run down. Tank #1 - Size : Divided 10 Gallon Filtered : Yes Cycled : Yes Heated : Yes 78.6...
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