I was at a flea market not too long ago, and I was looking at the lovely bettas in bowls at one of the flea market booths. I think they are such pretty fish, but I only wanted to look and nothing more. The man running the booth asked if I was interested in buy one, but I said that I was not interested because I always seemed to kill them too quickly. He said that it is important to learn what you can to ensure that you are helping your fish live longer and that it really isn’t brain science. I asked him to tell me more.
After talking to the man awhile, I quickly learned that I had been making mistakes in the past that pretty much guaranteed that my fish would not live long. Continue reading