1) What are some other fish that can live with bettas?

What Fish Can Live With Bettas? | Online Betta fish guides
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Once you know an alternative name for betta fish is ‘Siamese fighting fish’ (sometimes Japanese fighting fish) you may wonder what fish can live with bettas without fighting. Well, there are plenty of fish that can live with bettas peacefully and this guide will hopefully give you some ideas that will brighten up your betta fish tank. Although known to have aggressive tendencies (we like to say added personality) having other fish, even with male betta fish, doesn’t have to be a problem.
What Fish Can Live with Betta Fish? - Aquarium Adviser
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What fish can live with bettas?
Bettas mix well with other community fish. Betta tank mates should not be those brightly colored fish or fish with long flashy fins. Bettas will harass and nip at such fish mistaking them to be threatening male bettas. In the same way, bettas should not be left in the company of other aggressive or fin nipping fish. Nipped betta fish become infected and are open to other diseases. What fish can live with bettas? - Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care
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Photo provided by FlickrWhat other types of fish can live with betta fish
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It's important to know what fish can live with bettas. This article provides a 'must know' checklist and examples of what fish can share a betta fish tank.This is going to be a pretty long list. It will be divided between species that can make the best tank mates for your betta, to ones that are relatively acceptable, to the ones you really shouldn’t consider. The list reads from top to bottom in order of the more recommended to the least. This tank-mate overview guide is a generalized guide for selecting different species to live with a betta. This is not a guide on each specific species. Remember that each species has its own unique care needed and you will need to research this before making your final selection. Also keep in mind that just because one of the species listed near the top is considered generally accepted in a betta fish community tank it doesn’t mean that your specific betta fish will get along fine with it. You need to be very observant of whatever situation you put your betta fish in. The final call on whether or not tank mates will be a good decision in your given situation remains only your own.It's important to know what fish can live with bettas. This article provides a 'must know' checklist and examples of what fish can share a betta fish tank.It’s a myth that there are no betta fish tank mates or companions that can coexist with male or female betta fish. There are actually many other species of fish that can live with a betta in what is appropriately called a community tank. While males cannot share the same ecosystem because of their territorial …Another attribute that hasn’t changed from the origin of the betta fish is the diet. Bettas are still carnivores, enjoying larvae and tiny crustaceans. Commercial betta fish food will often contain shrimp meal and fish meal, protein rich just as they need. Many betta fish owners add bloodworms or freeze dried brine shrimp to their fish’s tank as treats – all part of their betta fish care regime. Live bait such as shrimp larvae can also be added, but you must be careful not to overfeed your betta fish – if they like the taste they tend to finish whatever is put in front of them. Conversely if your betta doesn’t like what is put in front of it, it won’t eat it! This is often the case with some of the more generic tropical fish flakes.So, now you have a better idea of what fish can live with bettas. Armed with this information, you should be able to maximize the visual pleasure of your betta fish tank.