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  1. growth on tail with hole

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My fighting fish henry has a growth white lump on his tail which i have noticed now has a hole through it. I have been treating him with blue planets fungus care, have seperated him from the other fish and change the water regularly. I have no idea what it is and he is having trouble swimming.
  2. Clamped fins and trouble swimming

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing What size is your tank? 10 gallon What temperature is your tank? 80F Does your tank have a filter? Yes Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No Is your tank heated? Yes What tank mates does your betta fish live with? None Food What type of food do you feed your...
  3. my betta looks like she feels terrible

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I got this female veiltail about 2 months ago and she doesn't seem to be feeling too great. She is very lethargic and just spends most of her time laying on the bottom of the tank. When she does swim, she seems to be struggling. She swims sort of at a vertical angle and looks like she is...
  4. ICH or Fungus - Need Help ASAP PLEASE!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi Everyone! I really need some help FAST! I am leaving this coming Thursday morning, and will be away for about 4 days - I will not be able to take Magic Card with me, and am very worried about him. I believe he either has Ich or some kind of fungus. He has a small white spot on his chest. At...
  5. Help! Did water change, now betta seems ill, swimming weirdly and acting lethargic

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello. I have 4 betta fish that I keep in separate bowls. I have had these fish for about 2 years and have been doing the same thing every time I change their water.I put each fish in a small bowl to the side while I clean their original bowl and then add brand new spring water to it. I always...
  6. Three Sick Little Fishies?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I have four Betta fish. Three of them give me reason to believe that they are sick. My first fish, a dark blue and red crowntail betta, started to have brown discoloration on his head. I thought maybe it would go away after a while. It got worse. So I changed the tank. Now, he's swimming in a...
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