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  1. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    I just bought some plastic aquarium plants. They came in the type of packaging that looks like a plastic box. When I opened the packaging and took them out, they smelled really strongly of plastic. I'm guessing its because they been in the package for a while...? So I have two questions: 1)...
  2. Betta Fish Care
    Hello, I've had Poseidon since December 8th 2014. And he's had these little plastic plants in his tank for most of that time, and after reading some messages, because I'm concerned that he has fin rot, I'm worried that the plants too may be cutting his fins. I've had bettas before, but I've...
  3. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    Hey guys, I have to throw away my boy's favorite plastic plant because it had metal bits that were rusting >_> and I am currently looking into silk plants for replacements! :-) Has anyone ever had bad experiences with Petco silk plants flaking apart and clouding the water? Thanks!
  4. Betta Fish Care
    Hi all, I'm hoping the community can help me with these four questions: How likely are plastic plants to harm my betta's fins? I just added two fake plants to my tank to complement my two live ones. I also just added two Otocinclus Catfish to my tank to keep my betta company. After doing some...
  5. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    Hello again, I have 2 more questions. :oops: 1. I think I've heard that hot glue gun is safe to use for gluing plants down, etc? I want to avoid having to spend more money to buy silicone, if possible. Has anyone tried this? 2. Has anyone tried putting regular plastic plants (like the kind...
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