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  1. What is the best method to cool down a tank?

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    This is just a casual question. It's getting pretty warm over here now, and when we aren't home the air isn't on. Checked the tank temperature and noticed it was around 82 degrees. I know that isn't too hot, but it was a bit warmer than I liked. I just took the lid off the tank for a bit (before...
  2. How to cool a 2 gallon planted tank?

    Betta Fish Care
    Right now in my office I have a 2 gallon planted tank and I was thinking about getting a betta fish to put in it. I have a heater laying around so I'm not worried about the winter or the air conditioning, but it may get to hot. On the weekends, when they turn off the AC, the temp in the room...
  3. Could heater get too hot?

    Betta Fish Care
    Hi everyone! I'm new to the neighborhood, but I'm hoping y'all will be able to help me. I've recently obtained a betta who loves his warm tank (who wouldn't!), but he stays at the office where I work. Last night I didn't have his heater on overnight and came into the office at 8 this morning to...
  4. A Scary Story

    Betta Chat
    I have a scary story. I get a phone call from my little 11 year old sister today, and she asks, "umm..... what temperature do you want your tank at?" She goes on to tell me that the temperature is 10 to 20 degrees HIGHER than the "green" zone (which would be about 90 to 100 degrees F). I'm...
  5. Is 78 to hot?

    Betta Fish Care
    would 78* be to hot for my betta?