betta fish with fancy self cleaning aquarium and led light. Man I should so get this for my son for his birthday.
I have nine Bettas in a 10 gallon aquarium and I can never seem to find them sleeping. Even if I turn off the light and sneak in the room it still seems I can’t find them sleeping.. When the heck do they sleep? Or what do they look like? Just kind of wondering if my fish are healthy and are actually sleeping when I never see them sleep… Should I have a schedule to turn my lights off or just leave the lights on all the time?
Beta fish are very calm and are very light sleepers. They usually can sense movement around even though there are eyes are closed somehow. They make these plastic leaves to put into your betta tanks that are designed for your fish to sleep on. They are called betta hammocks. Here is
Three Splits Mini LED Light Fighting Betta Fish Tank Aquarium
The Best Lighting for Your Betta Aquarium - Betta Fish Center
Many Betta lovers do not realize how important correct lighting is for the health of their fish. Not only do Bettas need a , but they also need the to set and keep their biological clock in a natural state. This environment keeps Bettas happy and also determines their patterns for spawning and feeding.The main purpose of the aquarium light is for you to better-see your aquarium in all its glory. But yes, I would say Betta fish like light. It allows them to see and gives them that all-important internal-clock.Betta fish are best kept individually, either in Betta bowls or in fish tanks smaller than five gallons. Community aquariums with other small, non-aggressive tropical fish are fine too, as long as there is only one Betta per tank. Keep the fish tank out of direct sunlight, and decorate with colorful gravel, rocks and plants.Just imagine, you’re in a box that no light gets into. You would definitely lose your internal clock and might even go a little crazy. The same idea goes for your Betta fish. And when it happens, their immune system weakens, allowing for a greater chance of illnesses, infections, parasites, and .Betta fish come from the shallow rice fields of Thailand with the sun high in the sky. The light allows them to see so they can avoid predators, find mates, , and so on. But most importantly, it keeps their internal clock in check. It gives them a defined environment to be awake in, and a defined environment to rest in. Without these environments, Bettas would become very stressed.Betta fish do need light and so do the beneficial bacteria in the betta's aquarium. If your fish do not have enough natural light, there is a great selection of fluorescent light strips available that fits right into the aquarium hood.