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post #11 of 16 Old 04-02-2011, 07:54 AM
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I immediately disagreed with the bettas till I read why. Ive only ever had 1 betta that wasn't in a community tank, and Ive had them with guppies and tetras without a problem but I probably wouldn't risk it again with guppies. And the only tetras ive seen bother another is with emperor tetras and only with themselves.

This article is a pretty good warning though.
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post #12 of 16 Old 04-02-2011, 08:33 AM
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I have always felt that tiger barbs were more fin nippers then tetras. Surprised not to see them on the list. Botia loaches as well.

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post #13 of 16 Old 04-02-2011, 09:53 AM
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I went to subscribe to that mag but it ends up being $88 usd! :(

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post #14 of 16 Old 04-02-2011, 10:25 AM
If you geet the most expesive one it is. Do you think that the filter thing is a fake or it's real? The 12.95 one second down is 21 dollars.

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post #15 of 16 Old 04-02-2011, 12:24 PM
Very informative article. Bettas CAN sometimes do ok in a community tank, depending on their personality but they are solitary fish and IMO, are happier living by themselves.
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post #16 of 16 Old 04-02-2011, 09:15 PM
the email new letters are free... thats all I get.

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