tank mates for my betta

Discussion in 'Aquarium Stocking Questions' started by kaitlin4599, Jul 24, 2015.

  1. k

    kaitlin4599 Valued Member Member

    hello i have a 10 gallon fish tank that im going to put a betta in once the tank is cycled and im wondering what are some decent if any tank mates i can add in with the betta i plan on adding one fish at a time but want to do research on the tank mates u recommend so i can learn how to car for them so far all i know of is a snail a friend of mine said she had some neon tetras in with her betta but idk what do u recommend id hate for the betta to be alone in such a big tank
     
  2. BornThisWayBettas

    BornThisWayBettas Fishlore VIP Member

    Welcome to Fish Lore!!! Nice to have you here! :)

    Well, for a 10g, only invertebrates imo. Shrimp and snails would be a perfectly acceptable option for that tank size. If you wanted to go up to a 20g then that would give you a lot more options.

    But really, it all depends on your betta, whether or not you have one with a good temperament for tankmates.
     
  3. KarenLM

    KarenLM Well Known Member Member

    Most male bettas are best left in a tank without other fish. Some inverts are good tank mates as BornThisWayBettas stated above.
     
  4. Anders247

    Anders247 Fishlore Legend Member

    Welcome to fishlore!
    Agreed with the above two posters.
     




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