IBC Standards for VT? - Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 01-10-2014, 04:09 PM Thread Starter
Member
 
atlas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 63
IBC Standards for VT?

I am wondering what the IBC Standards are for VTs? I do not seem to be able to find a collection of standards on the IBC website and would like to better educate myself on the ideal form.
atlas is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 01-10-2014, 06:04 PM
TFK Moderator
 
lilnaugrim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Rhode Island
Posts: 21,757
From what I gather, there used to be standards for the VT but have been since removed but also from what I heard I think they are reworking them to add them back into the game but not being an IBC member I say this without certainty, I just remember reading about that a while ago. I remembering something about all fins touching ideally of course not completely like HMs but they should meet somewhere. Hopefully someone around when they had the VT standards may pop in.

RJ (H. Lifalili), Acara (EB)
Ghost, Trip (Angels)
Leopards: 2:3 Hawkeye, Cullen, Luna, Astrael, Dorian
Gargoyle: Cloudjumper
lilnaugrim is offline  
post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 01-11-2014, 08:07 PM Thread Starter
Member
 
atlas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 63
That's unfortunate, I understand people don't really breed them anymore. Hopefully someone knows of the old standards and can share :)
atlas is offline  
post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 01-11-2014, 09:39 PM
ao
Member
 
ao's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: NYC
Posts: 6,440
ao is offline  
post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 01-11-2014, 10:37 PM Thread Starter
Member
 
atlas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 63
Quote:
Originally Posted by aokashi View Post
Thank you! Very helpful.
atlas is offline  
post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 01-18-2014, 06:10 PM
Banned
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Sarasota Fl
Posts: 1,164
When I see how exacting the Betta Standards are it makes me wonder how in the Goldfish World we made it all these year. I quota from the Ranchu Standard, "The Ranchu should be a beautiful, well balanced fish that can swim well. A deformed Ranchu will never be beautiful. One will see immediately, if a Ranchu is a good." of course there are standards besides this but it is so subjective. Then there are the rule differences between Japanese, Chinese and American (European) rules.

R

Last edited by rickey; 01-18-2014 at 06:17 PM.
rickey 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



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
IBC Standards DoctorWhoLuver Betta Chat 4 06-06-2013 11:23 PM
IBC Standards? TankDiveGirl Betta Chat 3 03-17-2013 06:37 AM

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