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  1. Need help choosing which fish. X'D

    Betta Chat
    If anyone's read my journal, you know that My favorite female, Noelani, has gotten dropsy. After about a week, it seems that all the other fish are safe, although I've taken preventative measures just in case, and will continue keeping an eye on them. However, in addition to my pretty veil...
  2. Betta Behavior Changes?

    Betta Fish Care
    Hello everyone, Earlier today I got the Aqueon Betta Bowl 2.5 for my fish, its a upgrade to his 1.5 tetra cube gallon. I placed him in the tank, and he looked extremely confused which makes sense, since it isn't his 1st home. I have also returned back home from my university;he sat in the cup...
  3. Swim Bladder

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I think my fish has swim bladder...I recently noticed that his belly is swollen and that he tilts to the side and floats to the top. I heard about this and I am a new fish owner..I know I am not over feeding him but I believe its the blood worms that I feed him. Are the only treatments...
  4. Help!! Advice and Opinions Needed!!

    Betta Fish Care
    This is my crowntail walmart rescue Shadow. I rescued him from walmart with short but full beautiful fins. After I brought him home and put him in his new home, I thought he was tail biting due to stress. I treated with salt and stress coat and waited a couple days. It seemed as though it...
  5. New Betta Tank! Need opinions

    Betta Fish Care
    Hi and thanks for reading. I have recently set up a new aquarium, in fact just earlier today. I am letting it set overnight as I wasnt able to make it to the store today to buy water conditioner and Safestart. I want peoples opinions on my setup, and if the community tank I plan to make will...
  6. Opinions on Products; Recommendations

    Betta Fish Care
    I am trying to streamline the products I use for the care and treatment of my Betta boys, mystery snails, and marimo algae balls. I am going to list some products that I have and some products that I am considering buying. I would like your thoughts and recommendations for alternatives if you...
  7. Filter questions!

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    So I have a 2.5 gal Aqueon Mini-Bow Desktop aquarium. I don't ever have the filter that came with it plugged in because I think it disturbs my betta. He goes near it and it pushes him around. He is a really active little guy so I can't really tell if he likes it or not. I mean, he keeps going...
  8. oK GUYS need suggestions!!!!

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    SOOOOO... I recently bought a new 10 gallon tank with the whole shabang, filter, heater, all that jazz. So I thought hey I can get the man down the street to cut a quarter inch of Plexiglass for me and I can have a side for Acheron and Rave (both boys name from books. Ach from the dark hunter...
  9. Thoughts on my tank needed :)

    Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    This is my bettas tank: If the link isn't working, please find it here: :) My betta lives in a 7.4 US gallon (28L) tank, along with 3 cherry shrimp and 4 pygmy cories (C.Pygmaeus). I am aware that the cories are best in larger groups + in bigger...