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  1. My Betta is Bloated and Lazy

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 3.5 Does it have a filter? Yes Does it have a heater? Yes What temperature is your tank? About 74 degrees 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? Omega...
  2. Is my better sick or just lazy?

    Betta Fish Care
    Is my fish sick or just lazy? Hello! My Betta fish Ramsey has been in his 5 gallon tank for about 4 or 5 days. He "rests" a ton. Lays on anubias leaves or in his java moss constantly. He's eating fine (Pellets and Daphnia) and swims around every few mins, but he's acting really lethargic. I...
  3. Lazy Betta?

    Betta Fish Care
    Recently..I have been noticing that my Betta just sits on top of my heater and doesn't swim around like he use to. The water is at normal parameters, he is 100% healthy. The water is warm. And everytime I do a full clean of the tank, I move around the decorations so that he gets new views each...
  4. My betta won't eat and is always lying on the bottom

    Betta Fish Care
    I just bought a new Half Moon Betta, unless I'm there trying to play with him he is always hiding in his plant and stays there all the time and he also won't eat. I have no idea what to do, my water seems a teny tiny bit foggy but I think it's because of the plant. Someone help, I'm worried...
  5. Not eatting and white/yellow patch on side, what is it?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I treated my red crowntail beta for ick and he still isnt eatting what should i do? He also has a whitish/yellowish patchon his side and under his jaw, it worries me alot, please help i can try to get pictures but my ipod severly blurs them Housing What size is your tank? 1.5 gallons (my 5...
  6. Weird Acting Betta

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    my 5 1/2 year old veiltail betta, Gill, has been really inactive lately. he will swim frantically with his mouth out of the water for a bit, then settle down, but if he is at the top of the tank, he lays straight up! he looks like he is dead. then if you tap the tank, he does the same thing. he...
  7. New member seeking help for fish!

    Betta Chat
    Hello everyone, My fish, MJ, is about 3 years old and lives in a 2.5 gallon tank that is heated to 76 degrees. I do water changes weekly and try to keep it nice and clean. He normally eats about 2-4 little pellets per day, which I thought was a pretty good appetite. Then all of a sudden he lost...
  8. Lazy?

    Betta Fish Care
    My delta tail, Chevy lives in a 5.5 gallon tank with some other fish. I bought 3 guppies on saturday and he already lived with a silver lyretail molly and a really old guppy. I also installed a heater in the tank. On Tuesday (yesterday) I started to notice some changes: -some (not a lot) brown...
  9. My Betta died :(

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I got my first Betta fish for Christmas. I put it by my bed with a light shining into the tank. I'm not sure how he died. He did have ICH i'm pretty sure. could he have died from that? and in his last couple days he kept running into the wall fighting itself. I want to get another one but i...