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  1. Fin Rot or Bacterial Infection

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi Everyone, I have a blue and red male crown tail who is around 1 year old. He has had damaged fins for a while and I have struggled to find out what it is so I can treat it accordingly. His fins are ragged and fraying. The tips of the fins are black and kind of split. He doesn't seem to mind...
  2. Help their fins are splitting

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    We have several betta and some of them their tail/fins are splitting. We cant figure out what is causing this since they dont have any artificial plants in the tank. It has only been recently this has happend with some of them. Before we put the air tubes and stones in their fins were splitting...
  3. Update/Help

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi, a couple of days ago I made a post about my little Finnian possibly having ich or some sort of infection because I had seen a couple of spots on him. Someone was kind enough to tell me that it didn't seem like anything to really worry about and I was relieved. Since then things seemed fine...
  4. nibbled tail! my betta is a little prince!

    Betta Fish Care
    Hi all! Just upfront this is more betta story time than it is question, but I am looking for opinions/advice etc as well! First of all, my little dingus is a total prince. He hates when i do water changes and flares up at me whenever I take the lid off his tank (most likely cause he thinks I'm...
  5. Betta Fins are Spliting

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Recently I bought my Betta a bigger tank (1.2 gallons) so he could have more space to play around. When I was checking on him this morning I realized his tail fin split!:-( It was only a little split though and it was occurred quite recently. I know that it probably isn't the water. (conditioned...
  6. Deep Fin Blowout

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Came home from the doctor just a few minuets ago he was just fine before I left. I come back and he has split his dorsal fin all the way down to his back. I'm already using 2 tsp of stress coat to treat him. He has never blown his fin out that deep. Do you think I should add AQ Salt with the...
  7. split fin, need some care advice. please help!!!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    so i came home today after being away from Oscar for a couple days (my mom took care of him) and found his back fin had split from over flaring. i had given my mom the idea to print out a background so i didnt have to keep a post-it note over the filter so he would stop flaring. she didnt check...
  8. Help I think my betta has fin rot

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I saw a grey scrawny sad looking betta at the aquarium store and decided to get him out of pity. I have him in a one gallon tank. about two weeks ago he tore a fin. I got him bettafix and he seemed fin. He became a very pretty shade of pink. I've hears this is normal because he finally has a...
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