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Why Is My Betta Fish Hiding? What To Do?

When you first get a new pet, it can take some time to adjust to their behavior. Each betta fish has a unique personality, but most will share similar responses to certain stimuli. For example, if they are extremely stressed or feel like they are in danger, all bettas will hide. Is hiding always a sign of fear, and should …

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BETTA FISH COLORS

Ordinarily, Bettas are stunning pets that come in a variety of colors and patterns. Particularly, many homes and offices use these colorful fish almost like decorations to brighten up their space. Meanwhile, you have probably seen the standard blue and red color patterns. However, do you in any way know about all of the available betta fish colors? Thus, the …

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BETTA FISH VELVET

In particular, Amyloodinium ocellatum, commonly referred to as “velvet,” is a single-celled dinoflagellate capable of causing disease in betta fish. Velvet’s life cycle is quite similar to that of Cryptocaryon irritans (ich). Thus, Velvet dinospores will usually invade the gills first. Also, sometimes, it kills the fish right then due to asphyxiation. Therefore, if this happens, you may never see physical …

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BETTA FISH FIN ROT

Ordinarily, betta fin rot and tail rot (melt) is a gram-negative bacterial infection or fungal infection that is extremely prevalent in betta fish. Specifically, it is more common in uncycled tanks and small bowls. Similarly, fin rot attacks and begins to eat away at a betta fish’s beautiful fins. Particularly, many bettas purchased from large box stores may already show signs of …

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BETTA FISH WHITE

Generally, betta fish are known to be hard and easier to care for fish. However, that does not mean that they are free from diseases. Particularly, if you find your betta fish turning white, then there is a high chance of fungal infections. Meanwhile, all aquarium fish are more susceptible to fungal infections and the betta fish species is not …

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BETTA FISH SPECIAL FOOD

What special food is good for your betta? Feed your Betta fish special betta pellets which contain blood worms, brine shrimp, mosquito larvae.