It certainly sounds like a learning experience! You have no idea how hard this made me laugh:
Originally Posted by LittleBettaFish
(fingers crossed the males hold to term)
My mother is a CNM (a midwife), so I grew up hearing about pregnant women at the dinner table. The way you phrased that made me giggle.
I wish you the best of luck with them. Breeding seems to be one of those things where you read as much as you can, and still end up running into surprises when you do it yourself.
Note to more experience fish keepers: Please start keeping wild bettas so I can leech off your experience. Thanks. :D