Is He Healthy?

Discussion in 'Betta Fish' started by tinybettamom, Apr 18, 2017.

  1. tinybettamomNew MemberMember

    So I just picked up this little guy from Petsmart

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    Does he look healthy? I'm pretty sure he's fine but I just want to be positive because I know most bettas from commercial stores are sick.

    If he's okay, can anyone recommend some names? Something galaxy related, preferably. Thanks!
     
  2. KinsKicksFishlore VIPMember

    Hello!

    He actually looks quite healthy! He's a teeny weeny bit dull, but give him a few days in his new (better!) home and he should brighten up.
    How about Borealis? Like the Aurora Borealis lights in Alaska; his fins match and fade just like those beautiful colors and his base color looks like the night sky you see the Auroras in. Or Pisces? He'd be a Betta named fish lol. Anyhow, he's a very beautiful find!
     
  3. CycerathValued MemberMember

    his back fin might have had some fin rot but as long as he's in a healthy environment that should heal. i recommend using api stress coat+.

    andromeda, messier, starburst, cosmos, black eye (yes, that's a galaxy name)
     
  4. KaderTheAntWell Known MemberMember

    Neptune, Aurora, Orion and Plasma.

    As stated above, he does seem to have a bit of fin rot, but other than that he looks amazing
     
  5. CindiLFishlore LegendMember

  6. SenValued MemberMember

    Agreeing that the fins look a little jagged. Clean water will definitely help with that. API stress coat works for my fishes, and maybe a little bit of garlic in the food?

    Not quite a galaxy, but I've always liked the word "Nebulae" (I think it's pronounced neb-you-lay, the plural of nebula).

    Also, maybe some more constellations? Pyxis, Volans (flying fish!), Crux, Cepheus (named after a king), Caelum?
     
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