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Frequently Asked Questions on the topic :Breeding
  1. What if the male betta does not blow bubblenest? (20 ans, 23161 views)
  2. How does the eggs get fertilized? (8 ans, 17437 views)
  3. How to tell if the betta is Male or Female? (7 ans, 14765 views)
  4. How to tell if the betta is Male or Female? (7 ans, 10671 views)
  5. My male/female is an egg-eater. Help! (6 ans, 10494 views)
  6. Betta babies not growing! (7 ans, 7526 views)
  7. What tank setup should I use for breeding? (9 ans, 7140 views)
  8. How does the eggs get fertilized? (8 ans, 7092 views)
  9. What affects the gender ratio of a spawn? (10 ans, 7092 views)
  10. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 5032 views)
  11. Can I cross-breed between different strains? (2 ans, 4743 views)
  12. Can I cross-breed between different strains? (2 ans, 4580 views)
  13. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 4523 views)
  14. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 4339 views)
  15. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 4327 views)
  16. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 4204 views)
  17. My male/female is an egg-eater. Help! (6 ans, 3759 views)
  18. When to remove the male after spawning? (3 ans, 3751 views)
  19. how does a female halfmoon betta look-like, (No answer yet!, 3678 views)
  20. Fry and Juveniles care (9 ans, 3638 views)
  21. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 3593 views)
  22. How to breed Bettas? (4 ans, 3557 views)
  23. Female Releases Eggs Alone (7 ans, 3511 views)
  24. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 3386 views)
  25. How does one artificially hatch eggs with sucess? (3 ans, 3383 views)
  26. Can I cross-breed between different strains? (2 ans, 3368 views)
  27. How many fry will live to become an adult? (2 ans, 3354 views)
  28. should i feed the fry egg yolk in an old footie? (No answer yet!, 3270 views)
  29. do you feed the eggs before they hatch or wait after?I NEED HELP FAST! (2 ans, 3228 views)
  30. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 3209 views)
  31. both parents died what 2 do w/the eggs? (No answer yet!, 3169 views)
  32. it has been 3 days since female laid eggs should they have hatched? (No answer yet!, 3152 views)
  33. What happens after the eggs are laid? (3 ans, 3144 views)
  34. ive been feeding blood worms for 1 week now, but my females has eggs then after 15 mins they dont and that is what it keeps on dooing every time i feed them. what should i do to make them keep there eggs? (No answer yet!, 3085 views)
  35. My black female is infertile, why? (2 ans, 3060 views)
  36. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 3027 views)
  37. Cleaning tanks with fry... (4 ans, 3014 views)
  38. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 3006 views)
  39. Missing Ventral fins (9 ans, 3004 views)
  40. LIGHT! The eggs have just hatched, do I leave the light on all the time for the male to take care of the fry? (2 ans, 2995 views)
  41. I keep loosing fly. What's wrong? (5 ans, 2990 views)
  42. Am new to this, how to breed bettas? (6 ans, 2980 views)
  43. What if the Male betta try's to kill the female betta before they mate? (No answer yet!, 2967 views)
  44. Clean tank versus Green tank (8 ans, 2961 views)
  45. How long does the "fight" go on before they calm down. (2 ans, 2957 views)
  46. How can I tell the age of a female and male betta so that I can have an optimal breeding pair? (No answer yet!, 2929 views)
  47. What is the earliest age you should attempt to spawn? (5 ans, 2918 views)
  48. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 2913 views)
  49. Can I culture my own infusora? (3 ans, 2790 views)
  50. Can I cross-breed between different strains? (2 ans, 2774 views)
  51. Why does my male Betta keep tearing up my female (2 ans, 2750 views)
  52. My fry are about two weeks old now. When I leave it dark for them they all start to swim but when I turn on a light they just sink to the bottom. Why do they do that? (2 ans, 2745 views)
  53. What is the ideal aquarium dimension for breeding and accessories required ? (2 ans, 2732 views)
  54. Betta babies not growing! (7 ans, 2709 views)
  55. my females belly is bloated, i think she has eggs, but she wont breed with my male will she die? what will happen? (2 ans, 2643 views)
  56. What's the minimum gallons I can put my bettas in for breeding? (4 ans, 2636 views)
  57. the female seems to be afraid of the male when he gets near. (2 ans, 2606 views)
  58. The male betta tries to get the female betta to the bubble nest but the female wont go or follow. why wont she go or follow him? (2 ans, 2593 views)
  59. How to Pregnat the female (with eggs)? (2 ans, 2587 views)
  60. I have put the male and female bettas together before, but nothing happen, no fights, only occasional chasing... Why??? (2 ans, 2569 views)
  61. I HAD A MALE AND FEMALE TOGETHER FOR ALMOST A MONTH BUT THEY WOULDNT BREED,AFTER A WHILE (2 ans, 2566 views)
  62. Everything is PERFECT for my pair I still can't get them to breed! WHAT SHOULD I DO? (3 ans, 2532 views)
  63. I have crossed a red male with a violet female what will the kids be coloured?? (2 ans, 2527 views)
  64. Is there a way to tell if the nest is fertilized (can you see eggs?) (3 ans, 2505 views)
  65. My male built a bublenest but then let it fall into disrepair and now there is nothing left. I don't have another male. Is there any way to try to help him restore the bublenest? (4 ans, 2505 views)
  66. i've tried many things but my betta will not build a bubble nest! im starting to get angry at him!!! HELP ME!!!!!! (3 ans, 2470 views)
  67. what month should i try to breed them (4 ans, 2468 views)
  68. I am new to breeding, when I put the male and the female together should I be worried ? (2 ans, 2460 views)
  69. my male wont make a b.n. and i have had him with the female for a while. WHAT SHOULD I DO??? (3 ans, 2457 views)
  70. how do you tell if a spawning took place (2 ans, 2447 views)
  71. How to breed Bettas? (4 ans, 2445 views)
  72. Help: Female not releaseing (2 ans, 2438 views)
  73. What happened the first time you bred your bettas? (3 ans, 2437 views)
  74. do i need a sponge filter in the fry tank? (2 ans, 2427 views)
  75. do females make bubbles (3 ans, 2425 views)
  76. will the fry die without the bubblenest? (2 ans, 2423 views)
  77. MALE AND FEMALE WERE TOGETHER FOR MONTH (2 ans, 2420 views)
  78. My fry will be 1 month old on Monday. They can't be more than 1/4 an inch. I have them in a five gallon tank. Why are they like that? Is it normal? (2 ans, 2375 views)
  79. what kind of food do I feed the frys?? (2 ans, 2359 views)
  80. At what times will bettas breed? (3 ans, 2357 views)
  81. Should I have a filter for breeding (2 ans, 2354 views)
  82. The fry are now 5 days old, how do I know they are feeding ? (2 ans, 2350 views)
  83. What do you do when the newly hatched fry just keeps falling from the nest! the father does pick them up and blows them back into the nest....but those rascals just wont stay in the nest!! (3 ans, 2348 views)
  84. My Female won't breed and I only have one pair... help!!! (2 ans, 2313 views)
  85. How can a femalr get eggs? (2 ans, 2303 views)
  86. I have one betta that none of the males will breed is it because shes only an inch and a half? (4 ans, 2303 views)
  87. How do I tell the gender of my Betta? (3 ans, 2292 views)
  88. How long can i keep the male and female togeather, I have already left them there 2 days, nothing's hapening (2 ans, 2285 views)
  89. Is it okay to spawn a large male with a small mature female? (2 ans, 2285 views)
  90. Can a female care for eggs and fry after spawning? Male to lazy (2 ans, 2279 views)
  91. It's been 4 days that male and female are together, the male has built his nest and the female is in the same tank seperated with a latern BUT Why isn't my female loaded with eggs? (3 ans, 2269 views)
  92. My Female isn't "loaded" with eggs its been 4 days that the female & male are together (she is seperated with a latern) the male has built his nest thow? (No answer yet!, 2257 views)
  93. Can i have OTHER FISHES like tetras/a pleco or koolie loaches in the breeding tank? (2 ans, 2252 views)
  94. I am new to this breeding stuff, can someone help me? What to feed fry, when take female out,ect. (2 ans, 2246 views)
  95. did mine mate o/night cause male died inmorning and female was laying eggs.HELP (No answer yet!, 2246 views)
  96. how can i keep the bubbles from going up on the sides? its so awful. (2 ans, 2235 views)
  97. Should I have a filter for breeding (2 ans, 2235 views)
  98. BOTH MY MALE AND FEMALE ARE HIDING :(, (No answer yet!, 2219 views)
  99. what to feed the fry (2 ans, 2215 views)
  100. our bettas are not mating and are getting bored with each other. (No answer yet!, 2209 views)
  101. how to condition the female? what kind of food is the best for breeding? (No answer yet!, 2197 views)
  102. What is a sponge filter?? Can I make one?? Where can I buy one?? (3 ans, 2195 views)
  103. my betta couple spawned after 3 days (No answer yet!, 2181 views)
  104. some fry are twice the size of rest are they males or females or is it too early to tell??? They are 15 days old. (3 ans, 2179 views)
  105. My Female won't breed and I only have one pair... help!!! (No answer yet!, 2174 views)
  106. I have the most beautiful royal blue male which I was trying to breed with an opaque female. The only problem is, he seems too lazy what should I do? Also, if I successfully breed them any idea what the kids will be colored? (No answer yet!, 2173 views)
  107. Can I cross-breed between different strains? (2 ans, 2170 views)
  108. Just got Bettas today (3 ans, 2168 views)
  109. I lost my second batch of about 100 fry. I took the female out went male chased her away. After about 2 days I took the male out. That same day all the fry died. Their sacs were still there. They were not even swimming horizontal. They sank to the bottom of the tank and adios dead. What happened? What did I do wrong? (5 ans, 2149 views)
  110. my splendens bettas keep on spawning but every time they do theres only 3 eggs that falls and the male goes pick them up but i dont see him putting it in the bubble nest and the female picks them up too WHAT'S WRONG? (3 ans, 2140 views)
  111. Anyway, anyone knows how to breed bettas... like using what accessories all that and the size of the tank... errrr how much is a gallon of water??? (2 ans, 2135 views)
  112. Anyone tried dried powder fry foods - or are life food better? (2 ans, 2118 views)
  113. I have a large female who can be somewhat violent to other fish. The last time I bred her she nearly killed the male! He stilll has recovered all the way and it has been months. Should I risk breeding her again? (2 ans, 2111 views)
  114. What should be fed first, then second to fries and for what period ? (2 ans, 2110 views)
  115. What are juvlies? (2 ans, 2103 views)
  116. anything different with wild looking ones (2 ans, 2086 views)
  117. Should I have a filter for breeding (2 ans, 2084 views)
  118. had 2 breeds earlier, fry were free swimming on the 3rd day but this time they cant swim its the 5th day (except 5-10 that started on the 3rd) WHY????? (2 ans, 2081 views)
  119. how big are the fry when they first hatch? (2 ans, 2068 views)
  120. BOTH MY MALE AND FEMALE ARE HIDING :(, (No answer yet!, 2054 views)
  121. where's everyone hiding????????? (No answer yet!, 2032 views)
  122. my female lays 3 eggs then they spwan again then she lays 7 repeatly! how can i "worm her up" and the male keeps on waiting for more and she goes down to with the male for the eggs! and her belly is fullof eggs! how can i worm her up? (No answer yet!, 2026 views)
  123. I've a breeding tank left for weeks w/o any other things inside, is it still safe to use the water for breeding? Thanks in advance. (2 ans, 2003 views)
  124. where's everyone hiding????????? (No answer yet!, 1983 views)
  125. how long will it take for the female to be loaded with eggs? (2 ans, 1934 views)
  126. Am new to this, how to breed bettas? (6 ans, 1903 views)
  127. do you feed the eggs before they hatch or wait after?I NEED HELP FAST! (2 ans, 1879 views)
  128. How long does the "fight" go on before they calm down. (2 ans, 1774 views)
  129. both parents died what 2 do w/the eggs? (No answer yet!, 1774 views)
  130. it has been 3 days since female laid eggs should they have hatched? (No answer yet!, 1735 views)
  131. Cleaning tanks with fry... (4 ans, 1734 views)
  132. I keep loosing fly. What's wrong? (5 ans, 1723 views)
  133. My Male won't breed! (8 ans, 1674 views)
  134. what does "conditioning a female" mean? (2 ans, 1630 views)
  135. LIGHT! The eggs have just hatched, do I leave the light on all the time for the male to take care of the fry? (2 ans, 1608 views)
  136. How to Pregnat the female (with eggs)? (2 ans, 1583 views)
  137. Can I culture my own infusora? (3 ans, 1539 views)
  138. My fry are about two weeks old now. When I leave it dark for them they all start to swim but when I turn on a light they just sink to the bottom. Why do they do that? (2 ans, 1534 views)
  139. Male and female successfully spawned but without a nest, what will happen now? (2 ans, 1531 views)
  140. How can I tell the age of a female and male betta so that I can have an optimal breeding pair? (No answer yet!, 1487 views)
  141. What's the minimum gallons I can put my bettas in for breeding? (4 ans, 1475 views)
  142. my females belly is bloated, i think she has eggs, but she wont breed with my male will she die? what will happen? (2 ans, 1439 views)
  143. Help: Female not releaseing (2 ans, 1392 views)
  144. I am new to breeding, when I put the male and the female together should I be worried ? (2 ans, 1390 views)
  145. will the fry die without the bubblenest? (2 ans, 1339 views)
  146. I have put the male and female bettas together before, but nothing happen, no fights, only occasional chasing... Why??? (2 ans, 1322 views)
  147. what month should i try to breed them (4 ans, 1322 views)
  148. What happened the first time you bred your bettas? (3 ans, 1318 views)
  149. the female seems to be afraid of the male when he gets near. (2 ans, 1310 views)
  150. Should I have a filter for breeding (2 ans, 1264 views)
  151. my male wont make a b.n. and i have had him with the female for a while. WHAT SHOULD I DO??? (3 ans, 1252 views)
  152. Is it okay to spawn a large male with a small mature female? (2 ans, 1244 views)
  153. What happens after the eggs are laid? (3 ans, 1236 views)
  154. My Female won't breed and I only have one pair... help!!! (2 ans, 1234 views)
  155. How can a femalr get eggs? (2 ans, 1178 views)
  156. do i need a sponge filter in the fry tank? (2 ans, 1158 views)
  157. did mine mate o/night cause male died inmorning and female was laying eggs.HELP (No answer yet!, 1157 views)
  158. My Female isn't "loaded" with eggs its been 4 days that the female & male are together (she is seperated with a latern) the male has built his nest thow? (No answer yet!, 1144 views)
  159. I have a large female who can be somewhat violent to other fish. The last time I bred her she nearly killed the male! He stilll has recovered all the way and it has been months. Should I risk breeding her again? (2 ans, 1125 views)
  160. what to feed the fry (2 ans, 1124 views)
  161. our bettas are not mating and are getting bored with each other. (No answer yet!, 1122 views)
  162. Just got Bettas today (3 ans, 1118 views)
  163. BOTH MY MALE AND FEMALE ARE HIDING :(, (No answer yet!, 1107 views)
  164. my betta couple spawned after 3 days (No answer yet!, 1095 views)
  165. Should I have a filter for breeding (2 ans, 1092 views)
  166. Anyway, anyone knows how to breed bettas... like using what accessories all that and the size of the tank... errrr how much is a gallon of water??? (2 ans, 1090 views)
  167. What are juvlies? (2 ans, 1065 views)
  168. I've a breeding tank left for weeks w/o any other things inside, is it still safe to use the water for breeding? Thanks in advance. (2 ans, 1040 views)
  169. BOTH MY MALE AND FEMALE ARE HIDING :(, (No answer yet!, 1017 views)
  170. Fry and Juveniles care (9 ans, 866 views)
  171. Can eggs hatch if they fall to the bottom and can the frys survive without a bubble nest ? (2 ans, 675 views)
  172. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 360 views)
  173. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 344 views)
  174. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 330 views)
  175. Male and female successfully spawned but without a nest, what will happen now? (2 ans, 326 views)
  176. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 325 views)
  177. what equipment do you need for breeding the fish about how many tanks (size etc.)? (No answer yet!, 320 views)
  178. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 318 views)
  179. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 316 views)
  180. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 312 views)
  181. What if the male betta does not blow bubblenest? (20 ans, 307 views)
  182. How to tell if the betta is Male or Female? (7 ans, 197 views)

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