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  1. IS this normal for Betta Fishes?

    Betta Fish Care
    Okay so I want to know if this is normal: My betta, Clem, whenever she sees me her mouth opens and closes a lot of times. She's been doing this for a few days and I want to know if this is normal for bettas to do this or if she's sick.
  2. Betta Fish has Swollen Mouth?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi everybody! Newbie in the here :) I've been Google-ing around looking for solutions but I'm unsure. Today when I fed my fish I realize his mouth looks a little...weird? Like if it's swollen or something. He is happy and dances around when I'm nearby, so it doesn't look like he's suffering...
  3. Help-- Fish with swollen mouth

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi, I noticed yesterday that my fish's mouth seems rather swollen, and was hoping to get some advice from all you knowledgeable folks. Has this ever happened to anyone? What did you do? I started treating him with epsom salt yesterday, since I read that that is supposed to help with swelling...
  4. Mouth Always Open

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello! The mouth of my Betta fish ( His name is Ushio :-) ) for the the past month or 2 has always remained open and never closed. He's become "lazy" as well and just lays at the bottom of the tank most of the time as well... He used to be very active! He does come up normally though to eat...
  5. discoloured scales around bettas mouth

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hey guys! I have a male betta. I just noticed that the scales under his mouth are becoming darker and i think their a little raised. Ive attached two photos. Any ideas as to what it is?
  6. Betta fish opening and closing mouth !!!

    Betta Fish Care
    Sorry for posting so early again! But I just noticed my fish keeps opening and closing his mouth. I bought him yesterday. He swims around a lot and sometimes settles on the gravel. He's constantly flaring at his own reflection. It doesn't look like he's gasping for air. But it's a subtle and...
  7. Strange behavior

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My new betta, P.K., has been going about his day normally, swimming, sleeping, chillin', etc., and for the past hour, he's been opening his mouth spontaneously for no apparent reason. What's wrong? I'm thinking my room might be too hot. I'm sweating right now. He stopped about a minute ago, but...
  8. Strange behavior

    Betta Fish Care
    My new fish, P.K., is going about his life, sleeping, swimming, etc. and for the las hour or so, he's been spontaneously opening his mouth. Is this normal? I'm thinking maybe it's too hot in my room? Please help. I don't want him to pass after two days. See on emergencies/diseases
  9. Bubbles is Sick - Please help!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Bubbles is my 10 yr old daughter's fish, but we are all attached to him. Please help if you think there is anything we can do to save him!! Housing What size is your tank? 5 gallons What temperature is your tank? about 80 Does your tank have a filter? yes Does your tank have an air stone or...
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