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conditioning bettas

  1. how long until a male can breed again?

    Breeding Betta Fish
    i recently successfully bred a male white orchid betta (approximately 3 weeks ago) i have another female that is ready to breed but he seems disinterested, is there a cool off period between breeding?
  2. conditioning betta? fry color?

    Breeding Betta Fish
    how am i supposed to condition my male and female betta the right way? rightnow i have my female in a 10g tank with 3 other females and my male by himself. what should i do? and which colors do you think id get out of breeding these two together?
  3. live food?

    Betta Fish Care
    I have read that as part of conditioning your fish for breeding you can feed them live food such as brine shrimp or blood worms, but I am having trouble finding live ones. All I have seen locally is freeze dried or frozen. Can anyone suggest some good resources for buying live food?
  4. Genetic or Stunted?

    Breeding Betta Fish
    I have a betta (you may have heard of my Blue DevilFish) who I would really love to reproduce. Mostly because he's beautiful, but also because, as the creature who called me back to the species, I am especially fond of him and think it would be fitting to make him my first "DaddyFish" I have...
  5. conditioning bettas for breeding

    Breeding Betta Fish
    i condition my bettas in three steps. STEP 1: start feeding bettas blood worms instead of pellets. STEP 2: show them to eachother for the first time. i put there tanks next to eachother and i wait for the male to start his bubble nest. STEP 3: i out my bettas together, with hidding spots and...
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