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  1. New betta paces on side of tank, is this normal?

    Betta Fish Care
    I've had him for just under a week, and he seems to be doing really well. His colours are popping, he eats well and seems pretty content in his heated, filtered and cycled 4.5 gallon tank. Water levels are coming up constantly clear, he's got a well stocked, big clean tank with tons of hiding...
  2. Awkward Betta Fish

    Betta Chat
    So, Humphrey, one of my two betta fish resides in my bedroom. He's my precious little boo bear and he's so friendly. But whenever I go to change for work or get dressed in the morning he waggles his fins so excitedly like he KNOWS I'm naked. I made a couple 'memes' if you will of what I think...
  3. Too Stressed? Will he die?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi, I just bought a betta fish about to weeks ago. This is the first fish I've had since I was a very young child, back when my mom took care of anything fish-related. So I don't really know if what I am doing is okay... Well today I changed Doomlord's water because it was becoming the color...
  4. hanging out by the thermometer?

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    Idk why but my betta always hangs out by the thermometer in the tank. Why is that? Thankss.
  5. Advice

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My betta mal has been happy and healthy for the past few months, active as all can get. The past few days, he has been showing a cottony growth on his anal fins, which I suspected was Cotton Wool, or some other fungus. I gave him a treatment of pimafix (less than the recommended amount because...
  6. Odd behavior...

    Betta Fish Care
    Ok, I am new to the betta world and I guess first I should tell you a bit about my set up before I just dive into the odd behavior. My betta is an at work pet that sits on my desk in a nice and cool building. I work an odd schedule so he dosent have a whole weekend of starving as I am here...