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  1. Help! Is my fish sick or not?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi everyone! I'm new to this site, but I have a Betta that has been doing decently since I got him from Petco. Took him a week or so to start swimming, but since then he's been swimming a lot and pretty happy. I've had trouble with keeping this brownish grey slime in his tank away, but I do...
  2. Lost scales, can see skin, sore patches

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello all, I've come to seek the help of owners who I know are more knowledgeable more than me concerning my sweet Blue Suede. I am filling out the recommended Q/A in hopes it will help. Some background: First off, I will be honest, I likely haven't taken the best care of him in hindsight. I...
  3. Discolouration on top of head

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi Everyone! My betta has recently developed a large spot on the top of his head and I'm not sure if it could be a fungal or bacterial disease. Would anyone be able to help us diagnose him? Thanks! Mike
  4. Skin on the water

    Betta Fish Care
    Ok so I'm not sure if this is exactly an emergency or not because it's only happened the past 3 times I've done water changes but.... well... Ok background first: I change Genie's water every other day (changed it just last night) or sooner if I feel it's necessary. I only use tap water and...
  5. PLEASE HELP! Betta Peeling?!

    Betta Fish Care
    Hello, I bought a male crowntail betta from my local pet store about 5 days ago. He's quite the lively little fish! He eats quite a bit, is very active, builds bubble nests, etc... But there is one problem. Just the other day, I noticed what looked like peeling skin hanging off his fins. It...
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