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BETTA FISH TANK SIZE

Basically, betta fish are typically put up for sale in cups in pet stores which is fine for a short period. However, they really do require adequate space to swim. Meanwhile, while they would love a vast aquarium, sometimes space is limited, so a smaller tank is perfectly fine. Ordinarily, a general rule of thumb is the bigger, the better (especially if you plan …

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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

Generally, betta fish are one of the most low maintenance fish. However, you still have to pay attention to the small details such as the kind of betta fish food you giving them. In this way, your betta fish will keep its amazing patterns and colors and can breed and create other great fish. Thus, as with all pets, the right diet …

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DO BETTA FISH NEED OXYGEN PUMP?

Air pumps are a piece of equipment that many tanks have. However, a betta fish tank isn’t like other tanks. Do Betta fish need air pumps? There are quite a lot of great reasons for getting an air pump. You can actually use them in an emergency, for your quarantine tank. And also to entertain your betta! However, even with …

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DO BETTAS POOP?

Just like other pets, betta fish gravitate towards pooping in the same general spot. Generally, you will often see most of their waste in one location. Only except if you have a strong current or other tank mates disturbing the bottom of the tank. Likewise, they are quite picky about being in a safe place when they poop. Most often …

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HOW DO YOU ENTERTAIN YOUR BETTA FISH?

Betta fish are common pets found in pet stores and home fish tanks everywhere. Really, no one knows what goes on in a betta’s mind. But since you are so responsible for your pet’s quality of life, err on the side of caution. And provide him with plenty of stimulation to ensure he is indeed happy. How do you entertain your …

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Do Betta Fish Like Music?

At some point in their lives, a pet owner will ask themselves the question, “Does my little buddy like my music?”. While this question may be presented towards a dog, cat, or lizard, it is occasionally directed at a betta fish. Then the pet owner may think, “Well, do they even have ears to hear my music with?”. Betta fish …

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Can Betta Fish See in the Dark?

When you first set out to get a new pet, you should always do research. This research should include basic care, appearance, illnesses, food, etc., as well as the basic anatomy of that animal. By understanding the care, needs, and makeup of that specific animal, you will be able to provide the best possible quality of care. Eyesight is incredibly …

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Do Betta Fish Sleep

Even though fish have been around longer than we have, and are extremely common pets, there are a few mysteries about them. For example, what does your fish do when the light is off? Do they still swim around the tank, and if so, how do they see? Or do they spend all of that time with the light off …

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HOW LONG DO BETTA FISH LIVE?

Betta fish are one of the most popular freshwater fish around, most especially with first time fish keepers. Also, there are many varieties, each having different tail shapes and colors, from the Crowntail Betta to the Veiltail Betta. So how long can you expect your Betta Fish to live? The answer is roughly 3 years. However, there are various factors that contribute to …