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post #1 of 45 (permalink) Old 09-15-2012, 06:22 PM Thread Starter
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Veiltail Lovers may find this interesting

As most of you know in the IBC shows held in the USA there are no specific classes for veiltails. But in other countries there are. I stumbled upon an international forum and saw the results for the Holland Betta Show held this past August. They hold a class for veiltail males and one for veiltail females.

I thought you guys might like to see the winning veiltails, especially since the veiltail male also won BEST OF SHOW. Just proves VTs can be just as pretty as all the other tail types!

The winning VT female

and the winning VT and BOS male

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post #2 of 45 (permalink) Old 09-15-2012, 06:52 PM
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I think we should come up with a name of discrimination of tail type Tailism. I keep a nice delta tail my Petco does not stock good VTs. I keep a female VT I have her for behaver and intelligence. I bought her to eat guppy fry. She is not eating them. I love her it is hard to find a nice Betta in a pet store even harder to find one of a specefic rype.
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post #3 of 45 (permalink) Old 09-15-2012, 07:18 PM
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Those are two lovely Veiltails. Looks like Spot has good form :)
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post #4 of 45 (permalink) Old 09-15-2012, 08:22 PM
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Veiltails are my favorite. These two are perfect examples of a pure veiltail. It's a shame that they're not allowed to enter the shows in the USA.
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post #5 of 45 (permalink) Old 09-15-2012, 08:55 PM
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Those are amazing animals. Beautiful.

Why doesn't anyone show VT's in the US?

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post #6 of 45 (permalink) Old 09-15-2012, 08:59 PM
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about bloody time, if you ask me.

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post #7 of 45 (permalink) Old 09-15-2012, 09:31 PM
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If only Mal would stop biting his tail he'd have extremely decent form.

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post #8 of 45 (permalink) Old 09-15-2012, 10:02 PM
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Wow, I have a female that looks exactly like that one.

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post #9 of 45 (permalink) Old 09-15-2012, 11:02 PM
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Buddha kinda has that shape, but since the picture, his tail has grown a bit more, maybe another half inch...

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post #10 of 45 (permalink) Old 09-15-2012, 11:55 PM
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Swish's form is pretty similar to that boy too. None of my girls are much like that girl though

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