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  1. Please Help!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 10 Does it have a filter? Yes Does it have a heater? Yes What temperature is your tank? 78ºF 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? New Life Spectrum...
  2. My fish has jumped his tank! (A cleaning day disaster)

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Ok... So today I was cleaning out my the three gallon belonging to my beautiful Half-moon Plakat Dandy. Just like I always do, I fished him out and put him into a small cup with some of his tank water in it... Except this time I think I put just a bit to much water in. Long story short I found...
  3. Help!

    Breeding Betta Fish
    So about a week ago i put my male and female betta in to breed. I had a really big and successful batch of fry but unfortunately only around 10 or so survived. I wanted to open my tank to my male betta to recover so i figured the rest of the babies were going to die off. Side note i also keep...
  4. White patch on face. HELP!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    t's been two weeks since I got my betta back from my parents while I was away. He is improving slightly but the mass on his face is not. Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 1.5g Does it have a filter? Yes Does it have a heater? Yes What temperature is your tank? 78 Does your tank have an air...
  5. First brush with what appears to be popeye. Not completely sure what to do

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hey all I made a thread a couple days ago while my betta was being lethargic, and now I think I more know what's up with him. It seems like (mild?) popeye. His eyes are definitely buggy, and he's having trouble properly getting his food. He'll strike at it, but miss. The left eye seems to...
  6. Help!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Help! I cleaned my betta's tank about 3 hours ago, and I accidentally forgot to put conditioner in! I just realized and fixed my mistake, but my usually spunky and active betta is just floating near the top of his tank. He's not dead (I checked), but did those few hours in the new water hurt...
  7. Whitish Bump on Betta's Head?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hey everyone! I've found this forum a lot when I'm busy making something out of nothing with my little guy, but now he has something which is most certainly something, and I'm having trouble finding information and I'm really worried about him. He's developed a small, whitish bump on the right...
  8. Fin Rot or Biting?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Helphelphelphelphelp I think Loki has fin rot. I'd say he's biting, but there's a little bit of black around the edges too. The thing is, there were absolutely no signs of it yesterday when I left at two o clock. Now, at ten thirty, I just noticed. I spent the night out, and only got home about...
  9. Help!!! Am i treating for wrong thing? Urgent!!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi I recently bought a beautiful and lively Crowntail Betta. He is my first Crowntail but i have had a betta before who recently died. I used a vinegar solution to clean the tank and added no decor because he looked very "off" in the container. I diagnosed hexamita (sp) and possible internal...
  10. Sick or not?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    This is my little buddy Lucifer (name is part joke, part his color, a lot his attitude) I asked about moving him on another thread, but ai think he is sick. His gills have some black under them, and his fins have brown or black tips (that color seems to vary) I am concerned it is fin rot, as I...
  11. Goldfish help, need answers ASAP

    Other Fish
    :-? Okay, my friend won two goldfish (I don't know where, or how) but two small baby goldfish (they're adorable.) And I have this around 50 - 55 gallon tank, it's a really old tank with a powerful filter, a heater, and all that type of stuff. The filter has been running for a long time, but MANY...
  12. Started rescuing bettas

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi, I have started rescuing or fostering bettas, once I get them healthy I need homes for them to. I need to know if anybody is interested in taking crowntails, halfmoons and betta splendens all healthy and in various colours, all you need to do is pay shipping no adoption fee at all! Thank you.
  13. Worried about Betta!

    Betta Fish Care
    A few months ago, I bought a baby Betta fish from a large chain-type pet store. Though originally I kept Mr. Teddy Salad in a vase, with less than 1 gallon of water, I quickly became unhappy with that set up because I felt that I couldn't keep the water clean. So I started doing some research...
  14. Missing an eye!?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    So this isn't about my betta but about my dalmatian molly and I went to feed my fish this morning and there's a BIG chunk out of her face where her eye is and her fins are torn up, I guess she got in a fight with Mojo (my betta) who she bullied a lot. What do I do!? Will aquarium salt help? Is...
  15. Blood Red Betta, Sparkles. Many things gone wrong in a row, what do I do!!??

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I will put my little friend's vase on the heater vent sometimes and he's always been happy with it until one day, I went to take him off for my room had warmed up to it's usual temperature and he wasn't in there. I instantly panicked thinking one of the cats ate him but, no cats had been in the...
  16. Betta Fish Won't Eat!!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I have had my betta for five days now and he is not eating. I have him in a 1 gallon bowl with lighting, a bridge, and some betta rocks on the bottom, so i do not know if it is the scenery or what. I don't see any symptoms of disease, at least not what i can see, and i don't believe he has...
  17. Finrot

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi, I am Lily and I am asking this question on my friends account, she is with my at the moment & logged me on and gave me permission it's because I don't have an email and in great need of help. Recently I got a blue, green, red Betta half moon and haven't cleaned his water in 2 weeks or...
  18. betta and african dwarf frog?

    Betta Fish Compatibility
    so i got a new betta and I have had him for a month or so. He seems to be happy and pretty calm tempered. When you hold a mirror up to him it takes him forever to puff up and sometimes he kind of swims away and hides from the mirror. I have had many other bettas before this one and I also had...
  19. HELP CORMAC!! :( ich?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    hi, my name is Mattie and i just got a betta fish this sunday (5 days ago). yesterday i noticed he wasnt eating. when i first brought him home he was doing just fine! today my roommate and i noticed that not only was he not eating, he was just sitting at the bottom of his two gallon tank. we...
  20. trouble eating...help

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    ive had my pedro for yrs. he has a zen tank that is square & 1gallon. he is the most social fish ive ever seen. the minute u wake up he flies out of his rock to greet u n will almost like talk to u at the top of water for as long as u stand over it. he has always loved his hitari gold color...
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