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  1. Old tank questions?

    Meet the Betta Keepers
    Hi, I'm new here but not new to betta's. So I have a little story and need some help. My family's betta of over 4 years passed away. he was healthy and lived happily. This devastated (at the time) my 4 year old daughter. She still brings up Buddy (his name) to this day. She is now 6yrs. She...
  2. Need Help - Cleaning out old tank!

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    As of this morning, my buddy King passed away after struggling with chronic fin rot for a while. I had treated him for it, with aquarium salt, water changes, and other recommended products with no luck. When I had my water tested, all the levels were fine (I took a picture of the test strip and...
  3. New Betta in an Old Tank

    Betta Fish Compatibility
    I've just bought a new Male Betta from Wal-Mart, and just recently put him into my 10g tank, that also contains a Rainbow Platy, 4 Harlequin Rasboras and plenty of live plants. He is mostly red, which would be his name since I'm too lazy to come up with one, with spots of blue near the back and...
  4. How safe...

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    I have an old (10+ yrs?) 5 gallon glass aquarium that used to belong to my mother. I inherited it when she could no longer care for it & it's been out in my attached garage for many years. I'm worried if it would be safe to use? I've read about brittle glass & failing seals & I get nervous...
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