Betta Fish Care  
Go Back   Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care > Betta Fish Care
Check out the eBook Betta Fish Care Made Easy
betta fish
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-02-2011, 11:32 AM   #1 
Trienchieu
New Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
My betta won't eat his betta flakes?

I had my betta for about 3 days now and I finally tried the nutrafin max betta color enhancing flakes. I got It as a freebie packet ( i know this is not good food and I dont like it either ) I tried giving him one flake, he saw it but wouldn't even touch it. I fast him the first two days. I also have aquaeon pellets and I like that more.
Trienchieu is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-02-2011, 11:37 AM   #2 
DragonFish
Member
 
DragonFish's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Batavia, IL
Go ahead and toss out those flakes.....they don't really have any nutritional value, plus they cloud your water, plus its hard to regulate how much you feed(which is important with bettas). Just stick with the pellets ;)

If you're looking to add variety, you can pick up some Frozen Bloodworms(not freeze-dried), thaw a few in a little container of tank water, and feed those to substitute one of his meals 1-3 times a week.
DragonFish is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-02-2011, 11:48 AM   #3 
GienahClarette
Member
 
GienahClarette's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Try some of these pellets. They have a very good reputation, and my betta absolutely loves them. Also, they are very, very nutritious. He gets very excited when he sees me pick up the little baggie of freebies.
GienahClarette is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-02-2011, 12:49 PM   #4 
missm83
Member
 
missm83's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: nj
My betta didnt like the flakes at all.... he loves pellets...its by aqueon.
missm83 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
How to make my new betta get used to flakes and pellets? Trienchieu Betta Fish Care 9 09-01-2011 07:24 PM
omega one betta buffet flakes? sielkirk90 Betta Fish Care 11 06-24-2011 05:20 PM
How much flakes do I feed my betta? pisces74 Betta Fish Care 2 12-24-2010 09:22 PM
white flakes in my betta tank Ozzy Greyman Betta Fish Care 4 09-05-2009 01:19 PM
Nutrafin max betta flakes dramaqueen Betta Fish Care 10 02-09-2009 07:19 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:17 PM.


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