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  1. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    room mate over feed him for 3 days hes been getting igger over the last 3 weeks (thought he was just gaining a bit of weight) said she was feeding him about 15 pelletsa a day (i feed him Hikari-Betta Bio Gold. 6 a day 3 in the morning 3 in the afternoon ) cheecked all water paramaters all...
  2. Betta Fish Care
    Hey guys not sure what is going on with my male. He is sticking to the top of the tank, his fins are dropping, losing color and looks very lethargic (barely swims) and if he doeswill flutter his fins and then go back to being stationary. Here is a pic of the poor fella Any suggestions would...
  3. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi there, totally new to the fish world after son received one for his birthday, so I have been learning on the fly 😰 Last night I went to bed with a happy betta and this morning I was afraid we were going to need to plan a funeral. I did an emergency water change and she seemed much better...
  4. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    This is my betta juice . I have had him for little over a month . When I first got him his fins weren’t as ragged and this red dot appeared . Mind you I did change the tank around a lot putting real plants and trying to make everything suitable . He has had two of these red dots , the first one...
  5. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi all, recently my cousin gave me 3 bettas in my care for ±1 month to go traveling. He gave me 6 days ago and all were sickly looking. As a betta owner myself I look after mine really well and never sick (so far). As for these 3 bettas, it is put in a soliter tank each. Since 6 days ago, 2 of...
  6. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi! Back in November, my 5yo son was gifted a Betta. Bad idea, I know. It came with a half gallon bowl. We really dove in and researched all we could as fast as we could. Fast forward to now. Spike has been upgraded from a half gallon to a five gallon. We were getting ready to move him into a 20...
  7. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi fellow fish lovers, I'm hoping you guys can help me diagnose what's wrong with my boy here Housing: How many gallons is your tank? - 6 gallon Does it have a filter? - Yes, JC&P ultra quiet hang on back filter (105 GPH) Does it have a heater? Yes, TopFin compact heater What temperature is...
  8. Betta Fish Care
    Hello, My betta fish has been sick for a few days and he has been lethargic. A few days ago, I saw him floating upside down and I thought he was dead. Now he won’t stay off the bottom of the tank. His gills appear to be black and his fins are sort of ragged (although they have been that way...
  9. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi everyone. I’m new here and I need urgent help with my betta. He’s been lethargic for a couple months now. He’s still been eating but seems to have trouble swimming. Today, he was up at the top of the tank and at the front where I could clearly see his body. I noticed he has what looks like...
  10. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I'm writing a few days after I noticed the apparent injury, however, it doesn't seem to be getting better so I'm reaching out to yall. I went on vacation for about a week and during that time I had a friend feeding my fish including Celeste. I noticed his bottom fins seem to have disappeared...
  11. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Betta fish is looking rough. I cleaned the tank lastnight but he still is running into walls and laying low. His head looks like it has gray spot on top. Any advice? I got a heater today.
  12. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    It's been about 2 weeks since I got my betta fish. I own a male and a female betta fish. My fish got sick after they had offspring. I used the nitrofur drug in the waters for a week. I noticed that my male betta fish is missing the scales on its head. What do you think could be the reason? my...
  13. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi everyone, I’m new to the community this is my first post. I’ve had my Betta fish for a couple of years he is housed in a 5 gallon tank. Yesterday I noticed him on the bottom of the tank gasping for breath. I moved him to a quarantine tanks just so I could clean out his 5 gallon if I need to...
  14. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi everyone I have a male dumbo betta who hasn’t eaten in 5 days. He is normally a very energetic fish but one day he just was on the ground not moving with his fins clamped and a left cloudy eye. It’s been 5 days now and he’s still the same. He lives in a 5 gallon tank by himself, the water...
  15. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi everyone! Wish my new post could've been about something positive, however I believe Rosey is unwell, and I'm hoping to catch whatever she has early on before it gets too bad. Housing: How many gallons is your tank? -10 Gallons Does it have a filter? -Yes, 1 box filter Does it have a...
  16. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi there! I am new here. I am very desperate for some help with my beta! My beta is a purple female, and her name is magenta. She has such character and LOVES TO EAT. For the past 4-6 months she has grown in her stomach. You can see the white spot protruding where normally feces would come out...
  17. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello, so Ive been having issues with my betta for a few weeks now, I got him around two months ago at PetSmart and the worker there helped me out a lot and gave me really good tips and I've followed them all so far and everything was going great until recently. He had a swelled belly and it was...
  18. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I have a female beta whose name is blue she is the love of my life OG and she’s my blue-eyed beauty I have had her since December 2020 and she is in a 10 gallon with a heater and a filter all her decorations are silk and soft and for the last several months she has been doing amazing she’s...
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