Zombie's Endless Betta Collection

Discussion in 'Members Fish Tanks' started by ZombieKeepr, Dec 12, 2012.

  1. ZombieKeeprWell Known MemberMember

    I figured this thread needs creating. xD

    Here's all of my betta tanks/bettas:

    20gL divided 4x so there's 5 bettas with 4 gallons each]:
    [all the fake plants are being cleaned, but they exist! xD ]


    Peacock, a blue mustard gas HM:

    Penguin, a black/blue/red marble SD:

    kV, yellow/black/blue/green/marble VT:

    Thor, an orange/blue dalmatian VT:
    [he's not sick, just upset. xD ]

    Mutation, a violet/red Cambodian VT:


    With Hawk an orange/blue dalmatian HMDTPK:
    along with a pair of ADFs, a zebra nerite, tons of RCS, amano shrimp, & bamboo shrimp

    5gal flat back hex:

    with Radiation[red/pink/blue Cambodian]:
  2. ZombieKeeprWell Known MemberMember


    5gal hex:

    with Falcon[black, blue, red CT]:

    What do you guys think?

  3. Matt BWell Known MemberMember

    Quite a collection! You should be proud, Penguin and Falcon are my favorites.

    I think you should clean your glass or get some snails to do it. ;)

  4. kinezumi89Fishlore VIPMember

    That's a ton of bettas!! I agree, I like Penguin too, he's a neat color :)

  5. kb9plcWell Known MemberMember

    Holy buckets, it's a betta town! :D
    I have to add to the trend in voting and say that Penguin is my favorite too!
    Andddd I also agree, you need some snails. Then again, I think everyone always needs snails. Haha!
  6. ZombieKeeprWell Known MemberMember

    hehe :p I was actually thinking about adopting Penguin out before I redid the 20gL[it looked the same, it just had a lot of algae, Pulse died[and I got rid of 2, giving them to my mom] but I finally just opted to keep him. He's a cool little guy.

    As for the algae ... both tanks have been running for over 6 months so it was just bound to happen at some point. Atleast the plants behind it look good. xD I'll get a couple more nerites soon as I get my new job. I'll probably order a mixed pack of 10 or something from eBay.
  7. SugarJunkeeValued MemberMember

    I have to vote for Peacock, tho Penguin does look really cool, I love the contrast and clean colors on Peacock with that brilliant yellow! Totally a 'lookit me I am awesome' kinda guy. I have considered getting a tank and dividing it since I really love these guys, and this would be much better for them and easier upkeep and water quality. Do you use silicone on the separaters?

    I also think I'm in trouble, my betta just started popping at me... I don't think he likes me looking at other bettas.
  8. Matt BWell Known MemberMember

    I'm glad you kept him! They are all very handsome imo. :)
  9. kinezumi89Fishlore VIPMember

    Peacock is definitely my second favorite :)
  10. ZombieKeeprWell Known MemberMember

    xD Peacock is gorgeous too. I got them both[and Thor] from my mom randomly buying me fish. xD

    TBH, I wasn't in the state at the time I got Penguin/Peacock[and was beyond depressed cuz of a lot of stuff, so I went to NV with one of my friends] and when she sent those pics, I'm like "Eh?! More fish?" xD Thor was just kinda ... there ... in a divided 10 when I got back from CA once. Oh well, it all worked out. I love these fish.
  11. AmazonPassionModeratorModerator Member

    My favorite is Peacock...makes me want to get a betta.
  12. oscardudeValued MemberMember

    I agree. Penguin is beautiful.
  13. ZombieKeeprWell Known MemberMember

    I have a slight update ...

    I upgraded my HMDTPK betta & shrimp from their stupid 10gal[TBH, that tank just ISNT BIG ENOUGH for me! xD ] with my goldfish in the 20gH[water is 76F, fine for the betta, fine for the shrimp, can't get it colder for the goldfish even if I wanted to. I live in FL.]

    Within the next few months, I plan to assemble my last tank ... a 46galBowfront to replace the 20gH. Hawk seems pretty happy with his new location, tho. He can swim without being attacked/held back by the java moss. Tho that and the hornwort are still in that tank:
    [like in my other post, the pic sucks because it's taken with a low end android phone[$80 kyocera rise to replace my "poor" dead $300 evo 3D]]

    Also, even tho it does this tank no justice, to show the Grecian stuff went in the 5gFBH:
  14. kb9plcWell Known MemberMember

    I'm like'n the grecian theme!
    And the new tank looks good!
  15. ZombieKeeprWell Known MemberMember

    Thanks! :D I'm a little sad about tearing down the 10gal ... but it's massive plants helped me make 3 other tanks look more full so I'm actually more happy then sad.
  16. EverythingzenWell Known MemberMember

    Wow! Your fish are amazing, lol. I love Hawk. Not that it matters, haha, all your bettas are great.
  17. ZombieKeeprWell Known MemberMember

    xD Thanks, again! I'm glad you like Hawk tho. He's a pretty sweet[and my most expensive/quite honestly unique] fish, just feisty and misunderstood. xD

    I'm hoping him and the goldies will like their eventual[sooner then later] upgrade to the 46gal cuz I want it to happen SO BADLY soon.
  18. orangeclumsy1Valued MemberMember

    Penguin is GORGEOUS. :D
  19. ZombieKeeprWell Known MemberMember

    Soo ... it's time for a bit of a random update or ... make an addition ... xD

    I got to thinking about my GF's fish[yes, she keeps fish[more then this ... but ...] and that's one reason I love her so much. xD ] and they're definitely worth mentioning here:

    This is her 10gal with 3 bettas, 1 HMDT, 1 CT, & 1 VT:
    There's Lithium, a purple/yellow marble VT[our oldest betta]. I got him as a rescue in like late 2010 or early 2011 ... I forget now but he was "rescued" from HORRIBLE conditions. He had .5" of water and he was a full 3". TBH, I think he was already 2 when I got him. There's also Titanium, a blue/green/black male CT & Firefly, a maroon HMDT. There's also a nerite snail & red cherry shrimp in there.

    Unfortunately, since Lith's age caught up with him and last we knew, he was severely bloated[even after not having food for 2 days] she bought Glacier, her new blue marble CT:

    There's also Owl who was her rescue act on her part and she's doing AMAZING:

    And Daeva:

    She's moving down here to FL soon[we're both gonna live in St. Augustine] so we were thinking about tearing down tanks, but you know how that works. xD She wants to get rid of Fire and keep Daeva. I kinda want the opposite. In any case, I do know Lithium probably won't have all that much time left so atleast we don't have to worry about him dying from the stress of the move.

    I do know we're gonna kick up the empty 20gL and have 10 divided bettas total[5 each] and then 3 5s.
    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 23, 2018
  20. kb9plcWell Known MemberMember

    Ooooh! Imma betta-nap Glacier! :)

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