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  • It’s a bummer when your betta dies and you don't know why. Here are some of the common causes of premature betta death and what you can possibly do to prevent them.

    Top 6 Reasons Betta Fish Die

    Top 6 Reasons Betta Fish Die

    by Eric Dockett73

  • The Siamese fighting fish, or betta, is a beautiful, solitary creature that gets quite nippy with other fish. But there are some species of fish that can cohabitate with bettas in a community tank. Here is a comprehensive guide to finding other fish that can live with bettas.

    13 Best Tank Mates for Betta Fish

    13 Best Tank Mates for Betta Fish

    by Sam Mendoran0

  • Aquatic snails are a great addition to any freshwater tank. They work hard to clean the aquarium by feeding on algae, fish waste, and other debris. Snails are pretty to look at too, and you can't have a serious aquarium without them.

    Freshwater Aquarium Snails

    Freshwater Aquarium Snails

    by Ben Martin0

  • Learn how and when betta fish sleep and discover a few ways you can make your betta’s tank more sleep-friendly so he can get all the rest he needs.

    Do Betta Fish Sleep?

    Do Betta Fish Sleep?

    by Eric Dockett3

  • The hobby of keeping koi can be complicated. Luckily, you don't need the skills of a French chef to keep your koi happy and healthy.

    How to Feed Adult Koi Fish

    How to Feed Adult Koi Fish

    by Jana Louise Smit0

  • Guppies make wonderful pets. This versatile fish also provides a good challenge for people who want to breed for the show ring. Either way, the wonderfully complex world of guppies starts with picking out the right fish.

    How to Choose Your First Guppies

    How to Choose Your First Guppies

    by Jana Louise Smit0

  • Learn how to choose the best tank mates for betta fish in a small aquarium or community tank environment. Here's a list of compatible fish that can live with a betta, as well as practical advice for choosing a community tank setting.

    Tank Mates for Bettas and Betta Fish in a Community Tank

    Tank Mates for Bettas and Betta Fish in a Community Tank

    by Eric Dockett158

  • Learn how to choose the best fish for your 20-gallon freshwater tank and get some stocking ideas when it comes to which kinds of fish and aquarium critters to consider.

    10 Best Fish for a 20-Gallon Tank

    10 Best Fish for a 20-Gallon Tank

    by Eric Dockett18

  • There are many misconceptions about betta fish, one of them being that a fishbowl is the best habitat for them. If properly taken care of, they can live from 3 to 5 years. This article will explain why bettas should not live in a bowl or vase and offer some other helpful tips.

    Why You Should Not Keep a Betta Fish in a Bowl

    Why You Should Not Keep a Betta Fish in a Bowl

    by Jess H1

  • Here is a list of supplies and accessories including everything you need to keep a betta fish happy and healthy. Give your betta fish a great home!

    Betta Fish Supplies List

    Betta Fish Supplies List

    by Eric Dockett32

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