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  1. Blood Worms - How many? How often? Please Help

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    I just have the one Betta. I broke off a piece of frozen Blood Worms but this still seems like too much. I also read online that you shouldn't give them Blood worms very often. Is that true? I don't want to hurt my baby.
  2. How to Switch a Betta's food?

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    Hi everyone! I'm currently feeding my betta, Julius, "elive" brand pellets, and recently started treating him occasionally with freeze dried blood worms, all of which he seems satisfied with. However, his color does seem to be duller than usual, and the first ingredient in the pellets is "whole...
  3. Foods that help boost immune system?

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    Do you have any suggestions on what I should feed my betta so it will help strengthen his immune system? There's no problem with him right now, I just want to get something that will possibly help him.
  4. Betta feeding problem.

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    In my tank there is one space facing me that isn't covered by the lid, and I have been dropping Fawkes' food in there, he would swim up, eat it and then proceed to swim around. This morning Fawkes was swimming like normal but whenever I go near his tank he swims up to where I drop his food, like...
  5. Food for Betta Fish

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    Hey its my third Post !!! What is the best food for plakat betta fish Some people said the live food is best such as Microworm and else Some says commercial food and specially NLS and Omega only My question is live food comes with some disease not my own experience read out in net by some...
  6. Can you feed other fish NLS betta food?

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    So my Betta, Poseidon, just passed away, and I have a large tank that I will soon need to fill with new fish, but I really don't feel good to get a new Betta, but I have a lot of his food left, New Life Spectrum betta formula (semi floating pellets). I was wondering if other fish can/allowed to...
  7. Betta keeps spitting out food

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    So my male betta won't eat! I drop in 2 pellets every morning and he used to eat it all everyday, but suddenly, he just stopped eating. I dropped in 1 pellet, he swam towards it, ate it and after chewing/trying to swallow it, he spit it right back out! I did the same the next day and the same...
  8. betta food, chopped up guppies?

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    Hi. I dislike feeding my betta pillets or flakes. I've got a bucket for mosquito larvae and guppies for babies. but can't seem to get into a consistent supply routine, end up using flakes and pillets. So was wondering if I cud just take bigger guppies and chop em up to feed my bettas between...
  9. Best pellet food for bettas?

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    Hello all. Currently Omicron eats Hikari Betta Bio-Gold Pellets most days, since they're $2.79 or so a package here. Once a week he gets defrosted frozen brine shrimp. I read Hikari Betta Bio-Gold as recommended on some betta sites, but the first few ingredients are: fish meal, wheat flour...
  10. 3 day fish feeders

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    Hello! I have a small three gallon tank with a betta fish and a snail. When purchasing the snail, I was informed that once a month I should ass a three day fish feeder to the tank to help supply the nail with some needed minerals and vitamins. Will this three day feeder affect my betta fish...
  11. Food

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    My betta hasnt been eating his flake food very much since we got him. It's Tetra BettaMin Tropical Medley. He seems to prefer his pellet food, I'm not sure what kind it is, there's two kinds, one that came as a sample in the water conditioner and another in his new tank. He'll usually come up to...
  12. Baby Betta from Petsmart

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    Hello Everybody! So about a week ago I bought a baby betta fish from petsmart. From what I'e read, baby betta fish need to be fed several times a day. My baby keeps spitting out his food. I'm feeding him "baby betta micro pellets" What should I do? Will he be okay? Am I feeding him too...
  13. Are milkweed bugs safe for bettas to eat?

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    The bugs are in the backyard, no pesticides. Any answers
  14. bio gold perfectly sized pellets?

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    is that a good type of food, cause thats what i use ...and how many should i feed my betta i know one day per week we fasten them...and should i soak them or not cause a lot of people say yes so its more moist and also does not expand in the bettas boday and other say no cause they lose some...
  15. What is UP with my betta's eating??

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    Hi, I'm a new betta owner (less than two weeks). I have a sweet little orange delta tail that I got at PetCo. I can't figure out what is up with his eating. He spits up all his food. I looked online, and people said that it meant his pellets were too big (he eats Hikari BioGold). I've been...
  16. looking for Best Betta food EVER

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    I recently got 2 new Male Betta fish and want to feed them the BEST food possible. What brand should i use? Is there a brand that you can leave in the tank if you travel? How much do you feed the fish? This is one of my boys Jetsam:
  17. Feeding Schedule questions

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    So I have Omega One pellets and freeze dried bloodworms for Balthazar, and I was wondering what the best feeding schedule would be for him? I usually feed him twice a day, 2-3 pellets. How often should I give him the bloodworms? And how many is a reasonable amount for one feeding?
  18. Betta not eating...

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    Hello! I am entirely new to betta keeping! Yesterday, I just bought my male betta fish (Delta tail male). Currently, I have him in a 1.5 gallon tank with gravel, a live plant, and a floating log (with a hole in the middle to hide). I bought him last night. This morning, I figured I'd feed him...
  19. Opinion on Food?

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    Well, I had to run to PetSmart to get little Ollie some new food since he can't fit pellets in his mouth quite yet and I grabbed Omega One Betta Buffet flakes and I just wanted to know if this is a good brand to feed my betta. I've used it before, but I'm just trying to make sure its okay.
  20. Feeding Time For Little Mojo!

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    As you probably know from my previous posts, I have not owned any bettas before Mojo. That being said, I'm not sure if this is just typical betta behavior or if it's just a Mojo thing but Mojo does the cutest thing when he eats. He kinda sneaks up on it then just leaps at it! Lol! Here's a...