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iliketk - 2009-10-07
I had my betta for 5 months! His light bulb went out so my dad bought a new one. My fish's name is Lu, he's like 2in. I feed him 3-4 pellets a day. I learned that they are carnivores! That's so cool. If u want to figure out more about them, then keep reading peoples comments. Good bye, u r welcome.

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Leanne - 2009-10-05
I have a Beautiful betta fish named Neptune and he's different shades of blue. My sister has one too named Sundancer. He's red and purple. A week after she got sunny(his nickname) he started puffing. I had no idea what he was doing! But that's good for them. So now they are living happily ever after.

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Andy - 2009-09-20
I just got my Gold Gourami from a little mom and pop style shop called The Reef. He's about 4.5 inches long and he's absolutely beautiful and so far, doesn't seem to be that aggressive. But I know he can hold his own 'cause they had him in a tank with around 4 aronawas, three other male gold gourami his size (one was a real scrapper), albino and common pleco, and a black ghost knifefish. I'm so excited to be taking care of gourami again! :)

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Marilyn - 2009-09-15
I purchased an opaline gourami and 1 blue. The opaline is bigger in size and won't stop chasing and (biting) the blue one. The "fight" started almost immediately. On the 3rd day I decided to isolate the opaline and still the opaline tries to get the blue one through its mesh separater. Maybe b-cuz the blue stays right in front opa and won't move away. Should I just let them FIGHT IT OUT CONSTANTLY?

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Anonymous - 2009-08-14
is it still a powder blue gourami if it has redish verticle stripes?

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  • Tetra Lynn - 2010-04-25
    No, then it's a Red Dwarf Gourami.
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Tina - 2009-08-13
Whoa! I was reading the comments and it seems most male gouramis are pretty aggresive!
My Dad's isn't like that at all! in fact our female Opaline and our white molly chase him around every so often! I guess my dad has a gentle giant? He really likes people and doesn't care when my little sister (who is seven and trying to figure out how I get him to swim to my finger) taps on the glass while the other fish freak! I think these guys are my absolute favorite. Gouramis are so gorgeous and people friendly and they're very calm, unlike the molly who is constantly rushing around the tank. From what I've seen they seem to like the sunlight a lot and they look beautiful when it hits their scales! I really want to get my own tank of them when I'm older!

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Tina - 2009-08-13
I heard around that male Blue gouramis are really agresive with other fish.
One of these little girls solved that problem really quick!
When they are together, the opaline dominates but she won't pick on the blue to often because they get pretty big. The only problem I find with them is that they get really panicky and that's not all too good when you have young children in the house who like to tap the glass! Otherwise they seem like great fish. Maybe our opaline will get braver and stop being a scaredy-fish!

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Ally - 2009-08-07
When I was five I got my first pet- a betta fish, and I named him Flower (I was five, he was pinkish-red, and I thought he was a girl, alright?!). I had him for a year but then he died. Then I got another and named him Night. (Now, I'm in first grade.) Night lasted three years and he died on the last day of school in third grade. Then, I got another, in fourth grade, and named him Baseball and another a few weeks later to keep in school as our class pet who I named Fish. Baseball died a year later and a few months later, Fish. Then, I got another one and named him Fizzlepop. Fizzlepop is doing fine and I am in seventh grade now. (I'm 12)He also has a new 'friend' because last week I won a goldfish at the fair. I love betta fish!

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Tina - 2009-07-12
I have three gouramies that were given to me, a blue and 2 orange. Also a tetra. One of the orange gouramies keeps biting the back fins of all the other fish, he is a real bully. Actually I think it is female. It follows and pushes around the others. I have heard these fish are peaceful. I have decided to put the aggressive one in a separate tank. Other than that, they are great fish and easy to take care of.

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Mike - 2009-07-10
I just got 1 gold gourami and 1 holy gourami and they are getting bit by my tiger botias and the beotias keep scaring them. They are really nice fish and I'm thinking of getting an opaline gourami because they are really nice fish and they get to 6 inches. My fish are in a 10 gallon right now but in a month they will be moved to a 55 gallon tank with 110 gallons of filtration, and I'm also getting id sharks. I also have 1 common pleco and 1 high fin butterfly pleco and I'm geting another big common pleco when I get my 55 gallon tank. If my id sharks grow over 1 ft in less then 1 year im putting them in a 125 gallon tank that my bro has.

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