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Symptoms & Treatment of Betta Fish Ich (or Ick)

Fish Ich (or sometimes written Ick). Ich is not a bacterial or fungal infection, it is actually a small, white parasite. Causes The Ich parasite naturally exists in your betta’s tank and when their stress coat or immunity is weakened,...
Betta Temperature Shock Symptoms & Treatment

Betta Temperature Shock Symptoms & Treatment

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 Shock Resting At...
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A Betta’s Nervous Habit: Tail Biting

You’re sitting there watching your betta when all of a sudden he’s swimming in circles and chasing his tail. The next thing you know, chomp! He’s just taken a big bite out of his caudal fin. Or perhaps you don’t...
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Healthy Betta Care: Housing & Decorations

How to take care of a betta fish in a tank? What do your betta fish need? Follow this article to figure out all you need to know about healthy betta care housing and safe decorations! Housing for your Betta...
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Bettas as Centerpieces: Not a good idea!

You’ve waited a lifetime for that special day of your wedding. Or maybe you’re in charge of planning an anniversary or birthday party and you want everything to be just perfect. Now, what would be a lovely centerpiece for the...
Water Chemistry Guide For Healthy Fish Tanks

Water Chemistry Guide For Healthy Fish Tanks

As fish keepers, we are told that it is important to pay attention to water chemistry by measuring the pH, kH, and gH of our aquariums and source water. Fish suitability is commonly defined in terms of the pH and...
3 Kinds Of Betta Diseases You Must Know

3 Most Common Kinds Of Betta Diseases You Must Know

As with all aquarium fish, sometimes bettas get ill. It is important to be familiar with your fish so that any unusual behavior can be detected early. Bettas are basically sedentary fish, so inactivity alone is not enough to diagnose...
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Care & Treatment of Dropsy in Bettas & Other Fish

What is Dropsy in fish? Dropsy in the Betta fish - or in any other fish for that matter - is not really a disease in itself but a symptom of a specific bacterial infection. The main symptom of dropsy...
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Betta Fish Tanks: Create Best Homes for Your Bettas

Betta fish tanks come in all sorts of sizes and colors with an array of filter and lighting options. Deciding on a tank is one of the most important decisions you will make for your fish. Here are points to...
Kuhli Loach 101: Behavior, Diet, Care, Breeding, & More

Kuhli Loach 101: Behavior, Diet, Care, Breeding, & More

The Kuhli Loach is an excellent cleaner fish that gets along well with others. Furthermore, they have an intriguing and distinct look, making them a popular freshwater fish in many home aquariums. In this article, Healthy Betta will go over...
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Expert Guide: Your Bettas Need More Than A Bowl

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 Keller,...
Betta Fin Rot & Tail Rot

What is Betta Fin Rot? Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

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 found...