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Bettas: Strider, Smauge, Val, Kumar, Lady, Cookies, Donatella, Nerissa, and Tabitha. L Gecko: George
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Housing:
How many gallons is your tank? 60 gallon paludarium half land half water.
Does it have a filter? It has a whisper and a sponge.
Does it have a heater? Yes
What temperature is your tank? °79
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? No
Does your Betta have tank mates? Yes. What kind? 2 guppes, 3 platies, 4 molies, 2 fiddler crabs 5 female bettas, and 6 cory catfish.

Food:
What food brand do you use? Tetra, Fluker, Fluvle, and Northfin.
Do you feed flakes or pellets? Both
Freeze-dried? Crickets, shrimp, and blood worms
How often do you feed your Betta? Twice a day. How much? As much as she can eat in 3 minutes. She gets something different ever day of the week and fast one day.

Maintenance:
Before your Betta became ill how often did you perform a water change? Twice a week.
What percentage of water did you change? 25%
What is the source of your water? Tap
Do you vacuum the substrate or just dip out water? Vacuum substrate.
What additives do you use other than conditioner? nothing What brand of conditioner? Fluvle

Water Parameters:
What are your water parameters? Please give exact numbers. If tested by pet store please get exact numbers. "Fine" or "Safe" won't help us help you. Important: Test your water before the regular water change; not after one.

Ammonia:0
Nitrite:0ppm
Nitrate:4ppm
pH: 6.0
Hardness (GH): I do not know. It is hard water though. I prefer it over softened water.
Alkalinity (KH):?

Symptoms and Treatment:
When did you first notice the symptoms? 3 weeks ago
How has your Betta’s appearance changed? Her fins are torn.
How has your Betta’s behavior changed? It hasn't.
Is your Betta still eating? Yes.
Have you started treating your Betta? No. She has 1 tablespoon of aquarium salt per 10 gallons twenty-foar-seven
Does your Betta have any history of being ill? No.
How long have you owned your Betta? 6 moths.
Was he or she ill or suffering some sort of damage when purchased? No.

Her fins got beat up by the male during breeding. She is showing no signs of her fins healing and it has been 3 weeks. Any suggestions?
 

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Bettas: Strider, Smauge, Val, Kumar, Lady, Cookies, Donatella, Nerissa, and Tabitha. L Gecko: George
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Discussion Starter · #6 ·
She is starting to slowly heal but I put her in a twelve by six inch breeder net it the paludarium with her friend. They are sister wilds and will literally get depressed and stop eating if they are separated.
 
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