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  1. White strings hanging from betta's gills?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hi everyone! Right before heading to bed tonight I checked up on my betta, Julius (double tail betta whom I rescued a few months ago), and noticed that there were 1-2 white strings hanging from the bottom of his gills (see picture). Anyone know what they might be? Could they be worms? He also...
  2. SAM needs help! Could be Swim Badder?

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Hello to who can help me! My name is Jaymi and I have a red betta name SAM. I've had him for about 4 months now. The last 2 months he's shown signs of swim badder. His tummy was swollen and he was like a cork; unable to sink. But just last night, he's the complete opposite. He cannot swim to...
  3. Quasimodo has intermal parasites!

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    Basic question: What are some recommended medications for internal parasites? Yesterday, he was making bubble nests, today he has stringy poop. See attachment for picture. I read Old Fish Lady's recommended natural treatment and I am concerned about using a laxative since he hasn't eaten much...
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