Siamese fighting fish, or betta fish, are a vibrant addition to any home and don't require lots of fuss or muss, but what do you really know about this fish? The pretty swimmers only cost a few dollars at the pet store and are happy contained in small tanks. But there are a few important things to know before bringing one home. Click through for interesting facts and a few helpful tips for taking care of your own betta.
— Additional reporting by Hedy Phillips
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