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Old 08-02-2007, 10:44 AM   #1 
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Habits of Betta Fish

Sometimes my Betta will swim at me and inflate a fan-like something or other that's around his neck. Why does he do that?
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Old 08-02-2007, 12:26 PM   #2 
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The fan-like thing, you mean the labyrinth? Comes out of his gills?

Haven't seen that type of behavior. Most bettas swim rapidly around kinda like a dog wagging it's tail when you get home.
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Old 08-02-2007, 12:29 PM   #3 
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Mine used to do that smometimes but I thihnk nit was just cause he could see his reflection in the glass, and when I came up to the glass he could see something moving and it looked like another fish. Could be nonsense though.
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Old 08-02-2007, 01:45 PM   #4 
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i know what your talking about, its sort a flaring up at you? whenever mine gets happy from me cleaning his tank he will make a bubble nest and flare up at the snail and any bystanders! its really funny when you put a mirror next to them .
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