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  1. Help! Tail biting???

    Betta Fish Care
    I posted a few days ago about my betta Merik hurting his fins on his filter. I recently put him in a 5 gallon fluval spec aquarium. I’d read a million reviews on how this tank is great for bettas. I also read reviews from people talking about how their bettas love to suction themselves to the...
  2. Possible way to combat tail biting

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My little boy, Lafayette, is a tail biter and it's taken me a very long time to come to this conclusion. <---the beginning <---the beginning of the biting The moment I knew his issue was something beyond the realm of fin rot or snagging was when I was on vacation and left him in the care of...
  3. possible way to combat tail biting

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My little boy, Lafayette, is a tail biter and it's taken me a very long time to come to this conclusion. The moment I knew his issue was something beyond the realm of fin rot or snagging was when I was on vacation and left him in the care of my best friend. Around the time I left for...
  4. Fin biter!!!!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I am currently so frustrated with my VT betta.. When I very first got him he had a long beautiful tail, and after a few months I moved him into his 5 gal tank which originally came with a filter. The day after I put him in there half of his caudal fin looked as if it has been ripped off. So I...
  5. Persistent Fin Disease (Help!)

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My delta-tail Betta splenden has a fin disease I cannot get rid of! Please help if you can, its driving me crazy, and now I've even got recurring nightmares of losing the fish! :sad: HOW IT HAPPENED: Before this splenden there was another. Maskil. A few months after bringing him home from...
  6. Betta fish has velvet!!! Help!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hey Guys! LONG TIME NO TALK. I am currently re-cycling a 5gal tank (it took a while for me to get the courage to adopt another Betta Baby after the previous one passed), and WHILE I WAIT, my Bubba Blu (his name hehe) is in a plain 1.5gal naked bottom acrylic "tank". He only has one black...
  7. Tailbitting!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Yay!! Finally i see some new growth on Blaze tail..just a little though..but that makes me super happy..:-P
  8. Start of fin rot?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I left my betta in the care of my boyfriend for a week while I was on vacation. He didn't get a water change the whole week. When I came back I noticed a small hole in his dorsal fin and some raged edging on his caudal fin. The first attached picture is from the day before I left, the second is...
  9. Tail Biter -_-

    Betta Fish Care
    Puck. I dont think he's stressed or anything. But when hes beside the rest of his family he flares like crazy; and all the flaring shreds his fins, and when i separate him he bites them -_- so its either tail damage...or tail damage. ideas? He seems very happy though. and healing tips pls :)
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