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BETTA FISH TANK IDEAS

Generally, the best environment for any fish is one that closely matches its natural home conditions. In particular, most aquarium fish are native to warm tropical areas with flowing waters. Hence, they require an aerated tank with good water quality. Also, they require temperatures ranging from 72-82 degrees Fahrenheit. Thus, the Betta fish is an exception. Particularly, because it is …

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SIAMESE BETTA FISH

Basically, the Siamese fighting fish, more commonly known as the betta fish, is one of the most popular aquarium fishes people keep today. Also, they are popular for their Elaborate fins, Their easy care, and Their extreme aggression towards any fish they see to be a male. Siamese betta fish have a lot of character. Meanwhile, if you own more …

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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 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 …