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Old 03-24-2012, 11:10 PM   #1 
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Temperature Level

Can a male betta still make bubble when the water temperature is cold? And what temperature does a male betta make bubble nest best at?
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Old 03-25-2012, 12:22 AM   #2 
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Cold water would be bad for betta. Temperture got to be atleast 75-80 F. Be best to have heater if you already had one.
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Old 03-25-2012, 01:27 AM   #3 
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Males make bubble nests when conditions are wrong as much as they do when it's right. Sometimes simply breathing in the same spot results in a bubble nest.

If you're trying to breed or condition, i'd go with 82 degrees.
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Old 03-25-2012, 02:43 AM   #4 
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+1 EvilVOG

78F is minimum. Lower than that may cause problems even for the adults. Ideal temp is 82-84F (28-29C). Too low or too high may make eggs/fry weak.
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