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ladyoutlaw50
08-07-2008, 03:19 PM
one of the bf's female betta is not looking or acting too good. She is the momma of the only survivor of the last spawn.

The first of the week, we noticed she was kinda hanging around the bottom, not doing a whole lot. She would come up to the half heartedly to eat and then not much. Just a few days before that she was very active! We noticed today when she comes to the top to eat she is kinda sideways. What could the problem be?? What should he do??
Temp and everything is fine -- We have had her for several months now and has been completely fine -- she is in a tank by herself --

GouramiGal
08-07-2008, 03:23 PM
LadyOutlaw- I'm having the same problem! (See other thread, I don't want to hijack yours.)

Let me know if I can help!

ladyoutlaw50
08-07-2008, 03:25 PM
I just finished reading yours!! WE can't figure out what is wrong or what to do to help her!!!

GouramiGal
08-07-2008, 03:49 PM
Have your given her any medication? Stress coat?

ladyoutlaw50
08-07-2008, 03:52 PM
Yes I am pretty sure he put some stress coat in -- he has done water changes and everything -- we are at a loss --

graceluvsplatys
08-07-2008, 04:11 PM
my females sometimes get food sideways- i think that they do that in the wild to get at a good angle to catch it.
other, i dont know

ehjsne
08-07-2008, 07:06 PM
swim bladder problem??

ladyoutlaw50
08-07-2008, 07:43 PM
she is now on the bottom of the tank -- just kind of sitting there --she is not sideways