Known for their bright, beautiful coloration and elaborate fin displays, betta fish, more accurately called "Siamese fighting fish,” are a common household pet. These little beauties require specific care to ensure that they stay happy and healthy. Dr. Krista...
The Symptoms of temperature shock completely depend on the type of shock that your betta is undergoing. The betta fish shows completely different symptoms for cold temperature shock from a hot temperature shock.Symptoms Of Cold Temperature ShockResting At The...
If you notice your Betta’s fins are withering away and disintegrating (and there aren’t any obvious causes like aquarium mates attacking your little guy), your bettas most likely have a case of Betta Fin Rot. It is a common disease...
Dip-A-Way by AquatronicsContains merbromin and sodium chloride.Information from the label…“External tank treatment for Bacterial, Fungal and Parasitic disease on fish.” “All fish safe disinfecting dip” “For freshwater and marine fish”General Instructions: Dip-A-Way is an effective chemical dip that prevents and...
As I have researched through the internet, I find that there are slim-to-none, when it comes to websites that state the kinds of fish that are compatible community partners with the Betta splendens.This may be due to the fact...
Many times I have added fish to my large community tank and “lost track” of the numbers. During a chat session, another user was discussing their betta was very sickly and there was no real reason why. Other betta...
Types of WaterBottled Spring WaterThis is a good source of water for your betta’s tank if you can afford to purchase it. Bottled Spring Water is usually filtered to remove chlorine from the water before you purchase it. This...
Betta fish require well-filtered water, or regular water changes if you don't have a fish tank with filters, which is where betta water conditioners come in. There is a lot of misinformation regarding betta fish out there. While many...
Regular water changes are the best and easiest way to keep your fish healthy and active. Try to establish an appropriate water change schedule and stick with it. A reminder on a calendar if you have multiple tanks doesn’t...
Tank TemperatureBettas require a stable, warm tank temperature between 78-82 degrees Fahrenheit. This temperature should not vary more than a degree or two from night to day. It is important to keep your betta warm enough, otherwise, you may...

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Dip-A-Way by AquatronicsContains merbromin and sodium chloride.Information from the label…“External tank treatment for Bacterial, Fungal and Parasitic disease on fish.” “All fish safe disinfecting...