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  1. Betta Fish Care
    hello, i haven’t had a beta fish in years, but have had multiple that lived for 3-5 years. my fish will not eat the food in his bowl (my parents won’t let me get a tank) the water seems cold, and he likes to just sit at the top. any idea how to help this. i looked up to remove excess food after...
  2. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Ever since I got my betta I’ve been dosing the water with epsom salt for the appropriate tank size. He wasn’t sick, but on the packaging it said I can add it when starting up my tank/water changes for benefits, never seen anything online saying I shouldn’t. I’ve had him for about five months (a...
  3. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Not sure how I insert a video to show her flashing if that’s what it is it’s a very violent... How many gallons is your tank? 10 gallon Does it have a filter? Yes a marina slim 15 Does it have a heater? Yes What temperature is your tank? doesn’t have a gage on it but we have it set for 75...
  4. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi there! So before I started reading the threads on here I thought I knew a decent amount about bettas, but not as much as the owners on here, so I signed up. Anyway onto the reason we're on this thread. This is Clyde, he's a three year old crown tail and my first ever fish. Recently I noticed...
  5. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Well I researched all I could on this and Chalked it up to internal parasites but. he is still not better and he his vomiting. like i will feed him and then hours later he will spit it up. and he is getting more pale every day! Please help! He still tries to fight being sick and swimms up to me...
  6. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello everyone. My little betta Monsoon has been doing well for the past year. But suddenly last week with no known causes he got clamped fins. To help with this We increased his water changes to 3 times a week instead of 2. Everything seemed to be going well, until today. I fed him this morning...
  7. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    On Jan. 1st I purchased a Twin Tail Half Moon male betta (Bryan) and a Crown Tail female (Cocoa) for my 3 yr. old daughter. Bryan was not aggressive at all. I kept a really close eye them to watch their behavior towards each other. Never showed aggression to each other so I know they were...
  8. Betta Fish Care
    So I'm a college student and I live in a dorm. I have had a betta fish, Dinozzo, for almost a year now. A few days ago I came home for Thanksgving and I brought home my big tank so Dinozzo could be set up there until after Christmas. I had my parents leave out 3 gallons of water for about 48...
  9. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing What size is your tank? 1 gallon QT What temperature is your tank? 78-80 Does your tank have a filter? No 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? None Food What type of food do you feed...
  10. Betta Fish Care
    Hey there, I've had my fish Mahak for a week now. He was doing fine, making a buttload of bubble nests and playing with the bubbles from the baffled filter outtake but today I noticed that he has a tear in his fine about 1/3 length of his back fin. This just happened today as this morning he...
  11. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My fish Finwick had been acting kind of strange over the last couple of days (hiding a lot, not moving much). Now he is laying on his side at the bottom of the bowl and it looks like he is gasping for air. I'm changing the water (i do one 50 percent change and one 100 percent change every...
  12. Betta Fish Care
    About 2 weeks ago I went with my little sister to the pet store to pick out a fish. She picked out a blue betta male and him Mimi. She loves him so much, but I have noticed some things that are wrong. He used to be a beautiful blue, and now he is turning white around the face, and brown on...
  13. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I have had my Betta for around six months now and he was shy at first but then he opened up. However for about a month now he has stopped eating as far as I can tell and he now has these black patched on his scales and inside his gills. I have included a picture. I used to think that I knew how...
  14. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My poor Colin is very ill and I don't know whats wrong. I think it all started out when I moved back to college after summer break. I don't think that the water here agreed with him so he was flashing a little and hurt himself on his plastic plant (which I have since removed after research)...
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