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Old 04-04-2011, 11:50 PM   #1
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Question Betta has seen better days

Hi, I have a lovely male betta that has lived happily in a 25litre tank.I have been reading a few sites on betta's and they say they can be lonely so my husband & I sought advice from the aquarium nearby who advised that betta's like a harem of at least 3 females. We obliged his necessary needs. I come out in the morning , one week later to find my boys beautiful fins have been shredded overnight & he was agressive toward the females(don't blame him). I have sepparated the genders but what went wrong? Any advice for the future? They were a happy family for a week _ . Also - do the betta's fin's selfrepair?
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Male and female bettas should only be together when trying to spawn them. Clean water will heal most ills.

Delete whatever bookmarks you may have and seperate the fish.
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you were smart with separating them and over time the fins will grow back.
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