18FEB 2018
What to Feed fighting fish?

What to Feed fighting fish?

Photo Although domestic production of farm-raised catfish has been falling for years, low demand this year has sent prices plummeting. Credit James Patterson for The New York Times WASHINGTON — In the federal government’s efforts to help farmers and ranchers survive this year’s devastating drought, perhaps the most surprising step has been a dose of support for struggling producers…

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16FEB 2018
Betta fish females together

Betta fish females together

Steps Part 1 Preparing for The Female Betta Sorority Tank Consider tank volume. There is no strict minimum volume for a community tank; however, most community tanks that include multiple fish will need to be at least 10 gallons. Anything under 10 gallons will be problematic due to high bioload (the…
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14FEB 2018
What to name a blue Betta fish?

What to name a blue Betta fish?

Betta Fish Center > Betta Fish: Facts and History > Betta Origins Accessorizing with fish was not what the people of Siam originally had in mind when they started collecting Bettas prior to the 1800s. Known as Siamese Fighting Fish, the Bettas of that time were not the same elegant, little…
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12FEB 2018
Breeding Bettas

Breeding Bettas

Betta falx is a relatively new mouthbrooding species out of Jambi, Indonesia. The name falx means scythe, alluding to the continuous curved shape of the broad anal and caudal distal margins of a male in display. It is a member of the Picta complex and is relatively hardy species. Falx is normally a drab fish that may have three line or they may show no lines at all. Falx can also…

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10FEB 2018
Crowntail female Betta fish

Crowntail female Betta fish

Crowntail betta fish (Betta splendens), also called Siamese fighting fish, are a very popular breed with fishtank owners. Deriving the name from their unique tail fin characteristics, male crowntail bettas create a dramatic first impression with their vivid colors and flashy fin extensions. History Betta fish originated in the warm waters of Thailand, formerly known as Siam, where…

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08FEB 2018
Cool fish Bowls for Betta

Cool fish Bowls for Betta

Top 7 Cool Fish Bowls and Tanks | Amy Vansant - Author

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06FEB 2018
Can Betta fish live in a Bowl?

Can Betta fish live in a Bowl?

One of the main problems with using a bowl to house your betta fish is that it’s very difficult to have filtration in a bowl. It’s also difficult to heat a bowl, so you are reliant on using the room temperature to keep your fish healthy. Betta fish need to be kept in a constant temperature of between 74 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit so relying on room temperature can be very risky…

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