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  1. could my betta have died from TB? (long post)

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Before I begin, I’d like to say that my concern has a LOT of context behind it, and I would greatly appreciate it if you read everything in my post before answering. It’s the only way to get the full details and really narrow down the possibility of TB being the culprit. On that note, let me...
  2. HELP! Possible TB!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I noticed the other day that one of my boys seemed to have a float bladder issue, in addition to tail bitting, so I pulled him from his tank and placed him in a 1gallon hospital tank and procedded to treat him for constipation. The standard fast for 2-3 days, a bit of epson salt. Well on day 2 I...
  3. Does my betta have TB?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    So I recently posted a thread first describing the symptoms. Upon further analysis I saw that this may be even worse than I thought. My fish has a crooked spine and sits still for hours at either the bottom or the top of the tank. At one point I even thought he was dead. When I went to scoop him...
  4. Does my betta have tuberculosis?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing What size is your tank? 10 gallons What temperature is your tank? 78 degrees F Does your tank have a filter? Yes, but it's currently off 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? Ramshorn...
  5. HELP! Is this TB?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing What size is your tank? 1 Gallon What temperature is your tank? N/A Does your tank have a filter? No Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No Is your tank heated? No, I've currently set it in front of a space heater to try to warm it up What tank mates does your...
  6. TB in fish - spread to humans?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    So, my poor Leopold with a history of poor health passed away while I was out tonight :( He has the U shaped spine and is at the bottom of the tank with a swollen belly and grey lesions on his body. After reading, this looks like fish TB. I am very worried about it spreading to myself. I know...
  7. Think this is SBD.. not sure?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    What size is your tank? 3L. What temperature is your tank? Room temp. Does your tank have a filter? No - only ever had problems with filters. Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No. Is your tank heated? Heat light. What tank mates does your betta fish live with? None...
  8. Curved Spine in the Sorority

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    One of the girls in my betta sorority had a curves spine this morning. I noticed while I was feeding the monsters and I put her in the hospital tank. After a couple minutes, she pooped and her shape went back to normal and I put her back into the sorority. She seemed a bit stressed at the move...
  9. random disease

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I have a 10 gallon tank, heated, filtered. PWC and filter changes monthly, with 3 betas in it. one male, Blue, separated by a plastic mesh divider (he was labeled female but is much too flirty and aggressive to be so), then 2 females, Luna and Shadow. This has been the set-up for over a year...
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