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  1. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    PLEASE HELP! my bettas fins got really bad in less than a week! her water needed to be changed and i started noticing some rips/biting(not sure what it is) and so i chmaged the water. everything seemed good. went out of town for a couple days and my boyfriemd fed her and not he fins look...
  2. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I got Delphis earlier this year and he’s been such a great fish, when I got him he was very stubborn about eating but he adjusted to his new home a couple weeks later. Recently, he’s been through a lot of stress and I haven’t been the best about upkeeping his new tank since I’m back in school...
  3. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My girlfriend works for Petco, and she found a betta on the floor where someone dropped it and left it. She brought it home and she's now in a new tank. She's by some miracle alive, and it's been about three hours since she was discovered on the Petco floor (2 hours since she's been in a nice...
  4. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello All. I'm new to these forums but I doubt I can find anywhere else to post where someone else would care so much about a betta. I picked up a betta fish at the store today hoping he could be saved. Worst that could happen is I lose like 6 bucks, best case scenario I have another betta. Off...
  5. Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
    So I made the 2 hour journey to the nearest pet store to get everything to set up my 10 gallon tank. And I did get everything except suction cups for my heater.... Is there any alternative?? Tape? I have no idea but I have a betta in a fishbowl waiting for me to get my tank set up and I just...
  6. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hey all, Ive had a red Betta for 2 weeks from bad conditions in the pet store. He is in a fully cycled 2.5gal tank. Sometimes he likes to put his fins in the filter grills but im not sure that is the main cause. Please HELP, Images attached.:frown2::frown2::frown2: The state of his tail has been...
  7. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 18-20 L Does it have a filter? Yes Does it have a heater? Yes What temperature is your tank? was 27 degrees C Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? no Does your Betta have tank mates? What kind? no Food: What food brand do you use...
  8. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 2.5 g Does it have a filter? Yes Does it have a heater? Yes What temperature is your tank? 79 F Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No Does your Betta have tank mates? What kind? No Food: What food brand do you use? A mix of Omega...
  9. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Help my betta Aspen has been going through an episode lately. He has a large gash in the bottom side of his belly and is discoloured and turning brown. I have taken him out of his ten-gallon community tank and placed him in A 5-gallon qt. I did not notice the fin rot because it could not clearly...
  10. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 10 gallons Does it have a filter? Yes, Top Fin Power 10 Filter (I made a filter baffle to divert the water current so it doesn't push Onyx all over the place, and yes the glue side is NOT in the water- it's taped to the top part of the filter cover) Does...
  11. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi! I recently discovered (1-2 days ago) that my betta has callamanus worms. There are 4-5 worms protruding from his anus. He is not eating and his only tankmate is an apple snail whom has been in there a good few months. Anyone know how to treat them? I am very worried.
  12. Betta Chat
    I found a left over 10g tank in my basement that I set up and let it filter without fish for a week. I wanted to turn it into a small community tank. I purchased a blue apple snail and 2 corys. I provided a hideout and I have silk plants. I removed my betta and put the new additions in first...
  13. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi everyone, I had just brought my betta back home and did an 100% water change, and I didn't add water conditioner right away because I couldn't find it. I thought that my city water was pretty clean... I've done 100% water changes before and sometimes didn't add conditioner right away, but...
  14. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I just bought a dragon scale betta from petco today and his head is covered in white spots and there is a patch by his belly. I haven't removed him from his little cup yet. What is wrong with him and what can I do to treat it, please help! :crying:His gills are moving strangely and it looks like...
  15. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 5.5 gallon Does it have a filter? Yes Does it have a heater? No, I live in Arizona, and it can get very warm here... I inquired about a heater before I got the betta but was told I didn't need one due to how hot it can get here What temperature is your...
  16. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi Guys, I joined this forum because I'm so torn up about what to do. I have a nearly 6 year old male betta that I rescued from ****ty conditions. He's has a happy 5 years in a 1.5 gallon tank, that I cleaned fully every 3-4 weeks, with 50% water change in between. Always used aquarium salt and...
  17. Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    My male betta, Montego, has been perfectly fine in his 5.5 gallon tank until I went to add some water today, (it was pretty low and could use a change), and he was just laying at the bottom of the tank and only moving to take breaths. His belly is swollen and a white/grey color. I have put him...
  18. Betta Fish Care
    I have had my male betta fish (his name is Socks and I love him very much) for over 2 months now, but just 2 days ago, he has started getting aggressive. He has been continuously flaring his gills at all sides of the tank. I have not changed any aspect of his surroundings, the lighting and...
  19. Other Fish
    hey guys! Okay so I haven't had a betta in a few months (Ish died tragically when a long hair of my mother's fell into the tank and wrapped around his fins and body, suffocating him) but I do have two large goldfish, each 2" long, and a tetra 1" long, and two cleaner snails. The fish have been...
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