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Old 08-07-2013, 06:32 AM   #1 
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Hello all, I'm new here

Hello all, just wanted to introduce myself. I have kept bettas since I was a teenager, and was hoping to get into breeding them again. Not to make myself sound too old, the last time I was into breeding bettas, crowntails and doubletails did not exist, and the fanciest colors one could hope to find in your local fish store were maybe a nice cambodian or if you were real lucky, maybe a butterfly pattern.

I currently have a few crowntails that I am interested working with. I bought some females from work (I work a few days a week at a very large independently owned pet store here in sunny San Diego). The gold female I have is my avatar, I also have a blue marble-ish female that lives with her. I also recently purchased a couple of powder blue with white and red males (in separate living quarters, of course). They are all young, and I am working on conditioning the boys, as well as getting one of my baby tanks ready for them. I'm working on getting some good pictures of them to post

I am so excited to find this site! There are so many beautiful fishes that you all keep, and so much information here, it will keep me busy for a while.

I did have a question to start with, is there a page on here that would have some basic information on what traits in bettas are dominant and which are recessive?
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Old 08-07-2013, 10:25 AM   #2 
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nice!
can't wait to see your lines

Bettysplenden is an awesome site for breeders:
color - http://bettysplendens.com/articles/c....imp?catid=890
finnage -http://bettysplendens.com/articles/c....imp?catid=857
genes - http://bettysplendens.com/articles/c....imp?catid=864
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Old 08-07-2013, 12:09 PM   #3 
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Welcome to the forum!
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Old 08-09-2013, 04:50 AM   #4 
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Hi, I'm new too. Doing our 2nd spawn in a few weeks. This site is very informative & very friendly too. :D
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Old 08-09-2013, 09:25 AM   #5 
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Greetings and welcome to the forum Taima
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Old 08-09-2013, 09:40 AM   #6 
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Welcome! I, too, have been amazed by the new morphs of bettas available after returning to the hobby. :)
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Hello and welcome to the forum.
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