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  1. New fish is thrashing around water?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hey everybody. I recently got a male betta from petco almost two weeks back. He was swimming in his own filth. He had finrot, too. So I took him home. I was advised to keep him in a hospital tank until his finrot got better. So I did. I put him in completely new water (risky move, but his...
  2. Unhealthy looking betta...Need a diagnosis...or do I?... (w/ pictures - please look)

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    hi. I will keep this post simple, as I think my last one didnt get many replies due to its length... I was rambling a bit. :-| Housing What size is your tank? 2.5 gal What temperature is your tank? around 78 C Does your tank have a filter? no Does your tank have an air stone or other type of...
  3. Grey/black in fins, scales missing.. velvet?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi, I need some help with a diagnosis... I bought my betta knowing he might be sick, because every other betta in the store looked like they were sick/dying and some actually were dead. I believe he was blue and red at first.. but not super vibrant like all my other bettas have been.. He...
  4. HELP! I think my beta fish is broken :(

    Betta Chat
    My beta has been acting really weird the last few days and now I am concerned. He is thrashing himself against the walls, not eating, trying to bury himself in the gravel and knock over the plants. He's looking much smaller in size, his fins are clamped until he swims into his rage then he gets...