Bettas are completely underrated. Beautiful, tough, and often full of personality. Whenever someone asks me about what fish to buy as a beginner fishkeeper I ALWAYS recommend bettas. Probably my all-time favorite type of freshwater fish.
How to Take Care of a Betta Fish. Bettas, also known as "Siamese fighting fish", are popular pets recognized for their aggressiveness, interactivity, and low cost for care and maintenance. Betta fish can prove to be your best friend for.