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View Poll Results: How long have you been keeping Bettas?
less than a year 20 52.63%
1 year - 3 years 7 18.42%
3 years - 5 years 3 7.89%
5 years - 10 years 5 13.16%
10 years - 20 years 1 2.63%
20 years plus! 2 5.26%
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Old 01-22-2010, 04:24 PM   #1 
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How many years have you kept bettas?

I just answered a great poll by the admin asking how old each of us are. I was one of the 5 oldest that answered! (Yikes!)

So it got me to wondering ...

how many years has everyone here been keeping bettas?
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Old 01-22-2010, 04:29 PM   #2 
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prettymuch my whole life my first fish was a betta i've almost always had a betta =}
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Old 01-22-2010, 05:53 PM   #3 
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Haha, I feel like such a newb, just a couple months shy of a year if you count Sasuke, my first betta, who I had for a while before I actually really got into bettas. :P

Though I've kept other fish for a number of years, not well mind you until last...March I think when my dad gave me the 50 gallon for my room and I went researchin'...but yeah ^^; Haha, I should just be quiet now...no ones going to listen to my advice after they find out how long I've really been in the hobby :P
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Old 01-22-2010, 06:18 PM   #4 
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I think i started in August or September, so less than a year.
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Old 01-22-2010, 06:25 PM   #5 
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I had to go through pics to be sure but I've had Tango since Feb 5th last year. So, almost a year. I had guppies when I was in my 20's though.
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Old 01-22-2010, 06:31 PM   #6 
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I think my first was June of last year. I'm up to 6 and will have more when we move in the spring.

I'm completely addicted :)
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Old 01-22-2010, 06:57 PM   #7 
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It's been almost 2 years for me. I had a couple bettas as a kid but they died being in the small bowl. So I didn't start seriously keeping bettas until almost a couple years ago.
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Old 01-22-2010, 09:56 PM   #8 
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Just because you haven't had a betta for very long doesn't mean that you don't know much about them. I think a lot of us researched before we got our bettas or researched right after getting one.
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Old 01-22-2010, 11:51 PM   #9 
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ive had male bettas for years! i started in high school (ive been out for 7 years now lol) this is my first time having females :D
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Old 01-23-2010, 09:49 PM   #10 
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I got Nibbler in July, so 6 months
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