Everything You've Wanted to Know About Betta Fish

Browse Petco's betta fish care sheet for resources & more information on your new pet
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Bettas make wonderful additions to community tank setups as long as only one male betta is added to the aquarium. Male bettas will fight and injure each other if kept together. One or more female bettas can be kept in the same tank as a male betta so long as they have hiding places available. Both male and female bettas get along very well with other non-betta fish. The following was taken from the care sheet to provide more information on betta-friendly community fish:
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If you are a beginner to keeping and caring for betta fish you should check out our . This page looks at the natural habitat of the betta fish, then uses this information to give advice on all aspects of – from tank size to betta fish diet to betta fish tank mates. All on one page! Siamese Fighting Fish (Betta Splendens) - Animals - A-Z Animals - Animal Facts, Information, Pictures, Videos, Resources and Links
Photo provided by FlickrBetta fish facts was written to provide you with the information you need to keep your Bettas healthy and happy.
Photo provided by FlickrNot sure I’m believing that betta fish are a dull brown color in their natural habitat. Maybe you have some information following that.
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Before you take on the responsibility of owning a betta fish, it's a good idea to learn a little about where this fish comes from, what its natural habitat is like and other important information that will help you provide the best level of care for your new pet. Now learn how to select and maintain the right environment for your betta. This information will help your fish enjoy a higher quality of life. Im aware that was a lot of information on just the female sex Betta fish but its important to understand your pet. If you can leave with three main factors then this will be well worth your time. 1. Dont use a tiny tank. 2. Feed them good food that are meat based. 3. Keep up on clean water water & filtration. I like to also preach to all fish owners to stick up for the female Betta. Everyone talks about the male but the female is also an awesome addition to the tropical freshwater scene. Lets make a commitment to share some passion to the females. Good luck with your fish keeping and dont forget to stop around the AquariumGeek online community.Bettas are carnivorous and it is our belief that bettas most likely eat betta fry in the wild. Eating live fish or fry means mega protein and our bettas grow quite fast. Once again remember not to over feed and dont try to feed your bettas guppies that are too large. We are not going to get deep into breeding guppies at this time. There are many other sites with such information. We suggest getting some decent sized fancy female guppies and male feeder guppies. Larger females will produce more fry. Small feeder males will be less likely to chase guppy fry and will help keep the size of the fry small longer genetically. Guppies are quite simple to take care of.Are you struggling to find all the information you need to raise a happy and healthy betta fish? Finding that the internet is full of contradicting information?Following these simple steps your betta should have a happy 2 – 3 years with you. However they than this (sometimes up to 10) if you keep them happy and give them the perfect environment. I feel there is enough information spread across the various Betta fish care guides on this site to help you achieve these longer lifespans.