Betta Fish Care  
Go Back   Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care > Breeding Betta Fish
Check out the eBook Betta Fish Care Made Easy
betta fish
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-25-2011, 08:05 PM   #1 
cajunamy
Banned
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Southeast La
getting a feathertail

so breeding rosetails/feathertails are out of the question, but how do you produce one? 2 HMs with insane finnage?
cajunamy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-25-2011, 09:38 PM   #2 
PewPewPew
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
I think its just a mutation, like you can get a few in a spawn, and the more theyre bred, the stronger and stronger the FT/RT look gets.

Methinks its just a happenstance thing with HM's, though I could be wrong.
PewPewPew is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-25-2011, 09:42 PM   #3 
JKfish
Member
 
JKfish's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Georgia
Most breeders avoid breeding for rosetails since that can lead to x-factor fish, who have scale issues, collapsing finnage, and shorter ventrals. But, I'm pretty sure they are just bettas with excessive branching, so I'm guessing two bettas with a lot of branching could produce rosetails, and with enough breeding feather tails.
JKfish is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Check out this guy! (Feathertail) nowzem Betta Chat 39 04-25-2011 05:18 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:25 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.