?? questions...Help??? - Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-08-2009, 07:32 PM Thread Starter
Member
 
k stiles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: on a high cliff above the sky, watching over the earth, there I stand...
Posts: 784
Question ?? questions...Help???

Down the road if i do breed my bettas, I was thinking on giving one to my teacher. she has a whole bunch of awsome fishin her classroom (like guppies in tank one, mollies,tetras, and alge eaters in the other) Please tell me what would be compatible with them.



Sincerely
K stiles

My 9 stunning bettas
males8)
my green velitail lync
my multicolored veiltal Akiro
my CT black and blue male Cobalt
my copper DbT Eragon

Females

my blue-greenish with stripes VT female Zelda
my grey/blue flare monster VT juliet



RIP, I'll miss you
sunny, cascadeia, midnite, luna, and runo

Why do my fish keep kicking the bucket?

k stiles is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-08-2009, 08:08 PM
Member
 
Jupiter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Ontario
Posts: 4,158
Guppies: I've heard that because they have long, colourful fins, Bettas will attack them.

Mollies: I have no experience with these, unfortunately.

Tetras: Neon tetras and such are fine, though some forumers here say that Bettas can eat them?

Algae Eater: Big no-no. They get very aggressive later.
Jupiter is offline  
post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-08-2009, 08:10 PM
Banned
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Central Texas
Posts: 27,607
Bettas can and do eat neons.
dramaqueen is offline  
post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-09-2009, 12:19 AM
Member
 
Jynx's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Bakersfield California
Posts: 373
my female is in with a molly and she was really mean to him in the beginning- and still chases him sometime though they usually get along- i think an aggressive male would probably chew up a molly- and my female is kinda vicious- your teacher friend could maybe set up a sorority with females that were from the same clutch- they would might get along better than random females do

Lulu- black and blue/purple female- 3 gallon eclipse

go to my webcomic www.valorofzen.com
Jynx is offline  
post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-09-2009, 09:10 AM
Member
 
ChristinaRoss's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 1,801
i have mollies with bettas and they do great, maybe im just lucky, but ive never had a problem. also, it depens on what type of algae eater it is.......chinese algae eater is a no go. aggressive as jupiter said, i wouldnt put them with neons unless they are full grown like at least an inch, but me personally i wouldnt trust neons with them. guppies, no way....

a sorority tank would be ideal

31 Betta Males
12 CrownTail
7 HalfMoon
5 DeltaTail
4 DoubleTail
3 Veil Tail


44 Betta Females
Round, Crown, Spade

65 gallon
55 gallon
35 gallon
2 - 20 gallon
4 - 10 gallon
16 - 1.5-2 gallon

MTS has struck, resistance is futile
ChristinaRoss is offline  
post #6 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-09-2009, 07:31 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 1,021
I would not do that exept with a very docile female- I ave a few who get along really well with my guppies and cherry barbs, but some just DON'T!!!!! depends on their personality!

~veganchick~

All things bright an beautiful,
All creatures great and small,
All things wise and wonderful,
The Lord, God made them all.



*Vegans Have more Fun*

http://www.petshopanimals.webs.com
veganchick is offline  
post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-10-2009, 12:58 PM
Member
 
AlexXx's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Boca Raton, Fl.
Posts: 1,395
I wanna get a dalmation mollie, i was thinkin about grabbing one today :) hope it works.
AlexXx is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome