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  1. Does my betta have ich?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello! So, I have had my betta, Poseidon for a few months now in a two gallon tank. I do partial water changes about once a week, unless I have a feeling like I need to do it more. So far, he has seemed to be pretty healthy. The first few days I was worried about him because he was laying at...
  2. Please help!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello! My name is Miranda and I am still fairly new to this website! I just noticed some white spots on my Betta's head. I am not sure exactly what it is. I'm new to bettas as well and I just want to make sure he's healthy. Housing: How many gallons is your tank? 2.5 gallons Does it have a...
  3. Told to ask here. What with these white spots on fin?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    So for the past couple days Poseidon has had these little white specks on his fins and I'm not sure what do to think about them. There is no puffiness. And Now I'm more worried, because my Sword plants seem like they are dying, and I changed the water yesterday and they didn't look bad like...
  4. What with these white spots on fin?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    So for the past couple days Poseidon has had these little white specks on his fins and I'm not sure what do to think about them.
  5. What are these white spots on tail? Fin Rot? I am a newbie.

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I just notice these white spots on my betta today. I am quite sure there were no such white spots when I bought the bettas ( two of them) 2 days ago. Apart from that, my betta seems to be happy. This is my first time with bettas and so I am all ears for your opinions Thanks in advance. My tank...
  6. Betta - tiny white spots

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello, Mu beloved Betta got a couple of white grain of salt sized, kind of fuzzy-ish white spots on his nose. I quickly began treating the tank with Bettafix. But, there was no improvement. He got more spots! So, I took photos and took them to the pet shop that sells Betta's. They looked at the...
  7. Betta fins keep tearing/white spot(s) on dorsal

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I've noticed my betta's fins have been have been tearing and just looking poor lately, and I took out the plastic plants for a while and nothing seemed to change. His dorsal fin has been kind of weird looking for a while too. It looks sort of twisted/collapsed. I thought maybe it got hurt when I...
  8. Betta has lump with white marks

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I made a new account to post this, so sorry if I come off as obviously new, but I need some advice. I got my betta a little over a month ago. He had a lump on his side when I got him that I assumed was a tumor. Just this morning, I saw some white marks developing on the lump. From what it looks...
  9. sos, not eating

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    hi i got my betta as a gift (small tank 1.5 lit,changing whole water every 3 days,feeding twice a day with small balls of food total of 4 balls). 4 days ago some white spots started to show and after researching Internet i think its ich. I started warming the water to 84 and mr red :) came up...
  10. white spots

    Betta Fish Care
    hi i got my betta as a gift (small tank 1.5 lit,changing whole water every 3 days,feeding twice a day with small balls of food total of 4 balls). 4 days ago some white spots started to show and after researching interntet i think its ich. I started warming the water to 84 and mr red :) came up...
  11. White spots on my betta&i don't think it's ick?!

    Betta Fish Care
    Can someone please help me and tell me what's wrong with my betta if there is anything wrong with him? First off there's those two while spots on his nostril area where I have used quick cure and herbal ich treatment and it doesn't seem to go away. Another thing he is turning white-ish color on...
  12. Please help!! Betta hovering near top of tank!!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    We’ve had our betta fish for almost a year, and she’s been VERY healthy and happy. But recently about 2-3 weeks ago we went on vacation, my parents came over to feed her (they knew exactly how much to feed her) but the tank went too long un-cleaned, although it looked clean. After we returned I...
  13. Very worried about this thing on my betta's head? Parasites????

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hey! So I woke up this morning and checked on my betta, King Jeeves, who I got only two days ago. He has this white thing on his head that wasn't there before, it almost looks like a snail trail on his head and then one white spot. I almost think that he damaged himself as he likes to hang...
  14. EMERGENCY - lethargic, pale, has white spots

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Housing What size is your tank? 10-gallon What temperature is your tank? 78 F 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, but only recently What tank mates does your betta fish live with? 6 harlequin rasboras and one...
  15. Giant White Spots on my Betta Fish

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    So, I'm pretty new here, but I thought that maybe I could get some advice from some more experienced betta fish owners. I've had my betta fish for close to a year now. I cleaned my fish's tank about a week ago and since I cleaned it I've noticed that he has had some white spots showing up on...
  16. White fin spots and blue patch?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Urgent: White fin spots and raised lesion? Hey everyone~ While I was changing Bo's tank, I noticed that Bo has developed three white spots on his tail (he only has a few brown freckles on his tail, normally.) And on one side, I've noticed one "smooth" patch that's discolored and paler than...
  17. Help! White spots on Betta's head and face!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I recently took home a sick Betta from my work, and have been treating what I thought was a sort of fungus with 'Betta Fix' (I now know that Betta fix wouldn't have done much for it if it was a fungus) but now it is day 5 of the meds, and I'm starting to think it's not a fungus. It's these white...
  18. Black spots on pectoral fins

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I got a pet store betta and since this is my very first betta I was not aware that he was very sick when I bought him :( I have had him for 3 weeks now and he has recovered from some problems but is still sick. He had a severe case of fin rot when I bought him and it nearly ate his entire tail...
  19. White spots on tank decoration

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I have a 5gal tank with 2 ghost shrimp and one male betta. I'm getting a little concerned because I notice the decoration i have in the tank was getting white spots on it and they looked fuzzy so I took it out of the tank. When I take it out of the water you can no longer see the spots but there...
  20. Ich Treatment Advice?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hallo! :-D Does anyone have advice on getting rid of Ich? Problem: My betta fish has Ich, so I bought "Ick Guard" (Jungle brand). Concerns: I am not sure if "Ick Guard" is necessary to use. *(Is there a better/more natural way?) If it is necessary to use, I am not sure how to apply it...
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