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  1. #1

    Default bettas not doing well


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    Ok so this morning I went to the beach but I looked at my tank and my betta was sucked aginsed the filter intake so I put him in the breeder box and I just put him in a half gallon tank which is the clostest thing to a quarintine tank I put in some hornwort a couple pieces of gravel and a diy box filter with a air stone I also put some food in incase the other fish were out compiting him for food should I put in some api betta fix or wait.
    A true aquarist knows what it feels like to step on a sharp piece of gravel
    do as I say, not as I do- William
    I think if someone thinks clownfish are called nemos they should banned from keeping sw tank.

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    Do a water change to clean any uneaten food out of his tank. What temperature is this QT tank? How old is the betta? And if you have a water test kit, test the main tank for ammonia, nitrite, and nitrate.
    When I go fishing I just throw sharp rocks in the water and wait for the dead fish to float to the top... Kingfisher
    Everything happens for a reason. Sometimes that reason is you are stupid and make bad decisions.

    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
    Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.
    Dear naps, sorry I hated you so much when I was a child... Love me

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    The ghost shrimps take care of the food and I do a small water change every week did one today the qt tank is use the same water from main tank will replace a small amount everyother day, bettas 3-4 years old, I don't have a test kit but with my mosquitofish fry and baby ghost shrimp I think they would show sighns first, and my filter is rated for 60 gallons, plus all my live plants my paremeters should be fine.
    A true aquarist knows what it feels like to step on a sharp piece of gravel
    do as I say, not as I do- William
    I think if someone thinks clownfish are called nemos they should banned from keeping sw tank.

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    Betta usually live 3-4 years. You've had this betta since you were 6?
    When I go fishing I just throw sharp rocks in the water and wait for the dead fish to float to the top... Kingfisher
    Everything happens for a reason. Sometimes that reason is you are stupid and make bad decisions.

    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
    Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.
    Dear naps, sorry I hated you so much when I was a child... Love me

  5. #5

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    No I was 8 but it was about 1-1.5 years old when I got it, so somewhere inbetween 3 and 4 should I put some bettafix in there its active ingredient is tea tree oil well it says melaleuca but I looked it up and what I read said it is the same thing.
    A true aquarist knows what it feels like to step on a sharp piece of gravel
    do as I say, not as I do- William
    I think if someone thinks clownfish are called nemos they should banned from keeping sw tank.

  6. #6

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    Ok I figured out what he has he has dropsy what should I do with him and other fish, I haven't seen any sighs on other fish.
    A true aquarist knows what it feels like to step on a sharp piece of gravel
    do as I say, not as I do- William
    I think if someone thinks clownfish are called nemos they should banned from keeping sw tank.

  7. #7

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    C'mon people this is life or death here.
    A true aquarist knows what it feels like to step on a sharp piece of gravel
    do as I say, not as I do- William
    I think if someone thinks clownfish are called nemos they should banned from keeping sw tank.

  8. #8

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    Please help, I read that 1/2 a teaspoon per half gallon epsom salt baths for 15-20 miutes daily will cure it?
    A true aquarist knows what it feels like to step on a sharp piece of gravel
    do as I say, not as I do- William
    I think if someone thinks clownfish are called nemos they should banned from keeping sw tank.

  9. #9

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    Please help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    A true aquarist knows what it feels like to step on a sharp piece of gravel
    do as I say, not as I do- William
    I think if someone thinks clownfish are called nemos they should banned from keeping sw tank.

  10. #10

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    Ok I put in 5 drops of betta fix but still waiting for some one to respond.
    A true aquarist knows what it feels like to step on a sharp piece of gravel
    do as I say, not as I do- William
    I think if someone thinks clownfish are called nemos they should banned from keeping sw tank.

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