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Frequently Asked Questions on the topic :Breeding
  1. What if the male betta does not blow bubblenest? (20 ans, 21802 views)
  2. How does the eggs get fertilized? (8 ans, 14859 views)
  3. How to tell if the betta is Male or Female? (7 ans, 14034 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, 8487 views)
  6. How does the eggs get fertilized? (8 ans, 7092 views)
  7. What tank setup should I use for breeding? (9 ans, 6720 views)
  8. What affects the gender ratio of a spawn? (10 ans, 5830 views)
  9. Betta babies not growing! (7 ans, 5461 views)
  10. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 4239 views)
  11. Missing Ventral fins (9 ans, 4206 views)
  12. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 4204 views)
  13. Female Releases Eggs Alone (7 ans, 4037 views)
  14. When to remove the male after spawning? (3 ans, 3941 views)
  15. Can I cross-breed between different strains? (2 ans, 3781 views)
  16. My male/female is an egg-eater. Help! (6 ans, 3759 views)
  17. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 3593 views)
  18. Can I cross-breed between different strains? (2 ans, 3368 views)
  19. How to breed Bettas? (4 ans, 3242 views)
  20. how does a female halfmoon betta look-like, (No answer yet!, 3217 views)
  21. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 3209 views)
  22. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 3027 views)
  23. Fry and Juveniles care (9 ans, 2990 views)
  24. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 2936 views)
  25. what equipment do you need for breeding the fish about how many tanks (size etc.)? (No answer yet!, 2919 views)
  26. How to condition the pair before mating? (4 ans, 2913 views)
  27. should i feed the fry egg yolk in an old footie? (No answer yet!, 2862 views)
  28. do you feed the eggs before they hatch or wait after?I NEED HELP FAST! (2 ans, 2808 views)
  29. Can I cross-breed between different strains? (2 ans, 2774 views)
  30. both parents died what 2 do w/the eggs? (No answer yet!, 2754 views)
  31. Betta babies not growing! (7 ans, 2709 views)
  32. it has been 3 days since female laid eggs should they have hatched? (No answer yet!, 2689 views)
  33. How does one artificially hatch eggs with sucess? (3 ans, 2663 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!, 2655 views)
  35. Am new to this, how to breed bettas? (6 ans, 2635 views)
  36. Cleaning tanks with fry... (4 ans, 2615 views)
  37. How long does the "fight" go on before they calm down. (2 ans, 2607 views)
  38. My black female is infertile, why? (2 ans, 2595 views)
  39. What if the Male betta try's to kill the female betta before they mate? (No answer yet!, 2563 views)
  40. How many fry will live to become an adult? (2 ans, 2560 views)
  41. I keep loosing fly. What's wrong? (5 ans, 2539 views)
  42. How can I tell the age of a female and male betta so that I can have an optimal breeding pair? (No answer yet!, 2532 views)
  43. Female Releases Eggs Alone (7 ans, 2520 views)
  44. What happens after the eggs are laid? (3 ans, 2505 views)
  45. 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, 2462 views)
  46. How to breed Bettas? (4 ans, 2445 views)
  47. Clean tank versus Green tank (8 ans, 2423 views)
  48. What is the ideal aquarium dimension for breeding and accessories required ? (2 ans, 2402 views)
  49. Can I culture my own infusora? (3 ans, 2400 views)
  50. Why does my male Betta keep tearing up my female (2 ans, 2351 views)
  51. 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, 2324 views)
  52. What's the minimum gallons I can put my bettas in for breeding? (4 ans, 2289 views)
  53. How to Pregnat the female (with eggs)? (2 ans, 2266 views)
  54. I HAD A MALE AND FEMALE TOGETHER FOR ALMOST A MONTH BUT THEY WOULDNT BREED,AFTER A WHILE (2 ans, 2244 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, 2217 views)
  56. Missing Ventral fins (9 ans, 2213 views)
  57. the female seems to be afraid of the male when he gets near. (2 ans, 2213 views)
  58. I have crossed a red male with a violet female what will the kids be coloured?? (2 ans, 2196 views)
  59. What is the earliest age you should attempt to spawn? (5 ans, 2182 views)
  60. Everything is PERFECT for my pair I still can't get them to breed! WHAT SHOULD I DO? (3 ans, 2174 views)
  61. 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, 2173 views)
  62. Can I cross-breed between different strains? (2 ans, 2170 views)
  63. 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, 2164 views)
  64. I have put the male and female bettas together before, but nothing happen, no fights, only occasional chasing... Why??? (2 ans, 2147 views)
  65. I am new to breeding, when I put the male and the female together should I be worried ? (2 ans, 2135 views)
  66. what month should i try to breed them (4 ans, 2120 views)
  67. Is there a way to tell if the nest is fertilized (can you see eggs?) (3 ans, 2119 views)
  68. how do you tell if a spawning took place (2 ans, 2103 views)
  69. do females make bubbles (3 ans, 2103 views)
  70. 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, 2095 views)
  71. Help: Female not releaseing (2 ans, 2093 views)
  72. MALE AND FEMALE WERE TOGETHER FOR MONTH (2 ans, 2089 views)
  73. my male wont make a b.n. and i have had him with the female for a while. WHAT SHOULD I DO??? (3 ans, 2071 views)
  74. will the fry die without the bubblenest? (2 ans, 2058 views)
  75. At what times will bettas breed? (3 ans, 2034 views)
  76. What happened the first time you bred your bettas? (3 ans, 2031 views)
  77. what kind of food do I feed the frys?? (2 ans, 2018 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, 2013 views)
  79. 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, 2013 views)
  80. Should I have a filter for breeding (2 ans, 2004 views)
  81. The fry are now 5 days old, how do I know they are feeding ? (2 ans, 1984 views)
  82. do i need a sponge filter in the fry tank? (2 ans, 1976 views)
  83. How do I tell the gender of my Betta? (3 ans, 1974 views)
  84. My Female won't breed and I only have one pair... help!!! (2 ans, 1970 views)
  85. How long can i keep the male and female togeather, I have already left them there 2 days, nothing's hapening (2 ans, 1967 views)
  86. Is it okay to spawn a large male with a small mature female? (2 ans, 1955 views)
  87. Can a female care for eggs and fry after spawning? Male to lazy (2 ans, 1953 views)
  88. I have one betta that none of the males will breed is it because shes only an inch and a half? (4 ans, 1953 views)
  89. I am new to this breeding stuff, can someone help me? What to feed fry, when take female out,ect. (2 ans, 1938 views)
  90. how can i keep the bubbles from going up on the sides? its so awful. (2 ans, 1928 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, 1925 views)
  92. did mine mate o/night cause male died inmorning and female was laying eggs.HELP (No answer yet!, 1924 views)
  93. Am new to this, how to breed bettas? (6 ans, 1903 views)
  94. Should I have a filter for breeding (2 ans, 1885 views)
  95. How can a femalr get eggs? (2 ans, 1882 views)
  96. do you feed the eggs before they hatch or wait after?I NEED HELP FAST! (2 ans, 1879 views)
  97. What is a sponge filter?? Can I make one?? Where can I buy one?? (3 ans, 1878 views)
  98. Can i have OTHER FISHES like tetras/a pleco or koolie loaches in the breeding tank? (2 ans, 1878 views)
  99. My Female won't breed and I only have one pair... help!!! (No answer yet!, 1875 views)
  100. how to condition the female? what kind of food is the best for breeding? (No answer yet!, 1867 views)
  101. 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!, 1862 views)
  102. BOTH MY MALE AND FEMALE ARE HIDING :(, (No answer yet!, 1860 views)
  103. what to feed the fry (2 ans, 1858 views)
  104. Can eggs hatch if they fall to the bottom and can the frys survive without a bubble nest ? (2 ans, 1849 views)
  105. 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, 1849 views)
  106. our bettas are not mating and are getting bored with each other. (No answer yet!, 1842 views)
  107. 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!, 1840 views)
  108. Just got Bettas today (3 ans, 1830 views)
  109. 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, 1823 views)
  110. my betta couple spawned after 3 days (No answer yet!, 1820 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, 1819 views)
  112. What should be fed first, then second to fries and for what period ? (2 ans, 1801 views)
  113. Anyone tried dried powder fry foods - or are life food better? (2 ans, 1799 views)
  114. 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, 1780 views)
  115. How long does the "fight" go on before they calm down. (2 ans, 1774 views)
  116. both parents died what 2 do w/the eggs? (No answer yet!, 1774 views)
  117. anything different with wild looking ones (2 ans, 1771 views)
  118. Should I have a filter for breeding (2 ans, 1767 views)
  119. 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, 1765 views)
  120. how big are the fry when they first hatch? (2 ans, 1757 views)
  121. What are juvlies? (2 ans, 1756 views)
  122. it has been 3 days since female laid eggs should they have hatched? (No answer yet!, 1735 views)
  123. Cleaning tanks with fry... (4 ans, 1734 views)
  124. 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, 1730 views)
  125. 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!, 1729 views)
  126. I keep loosing fly. What's wrong? (5 ans, 1723 views)
  127. BOTH MY MALE AND FEMALE ARE HIDING :(, (No answer yet!, 1714 views)
  128. where's everyone hiding????????? (No answer yet!, 1700 views)
  129. 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, 1678 views)
  130. where's everyone hiding????????? (No answer yet!, 1652 views)
  131. 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)
  132. How to Pregnat the female (with eggs)? (2 ans, 1583 views)
  133. how long will it take for the female to be loaded with eggs? (2 ans, 1544 views)
  134. Can I culture my own infusora? (3 ans, 1539 views)
  135. 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)
  136. 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)
  137. What's the minimum gallons I can put my bettas in for breeding? (4 ans, 1475 views)
  138. 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)
  139. Help: Female not releaseing (2 ans, 1392 views)
  140. I am new to breeding, when I put the male and the female together should I be worried ? (2 ans, 1390 views)
  141. will the fry die without the bubblenest? (2 ans, 1339 views)
  142. I have put the male and female bettas together before, but nothing happen, no fights, only occasional chasing... Why??? (2 ans, 1322 views)
  143. what month should i try to breed them (4 ans, 1322 views)
  144. What happened the first time you bred your bettas? (3 ans, 1318 views)
  145. the female seems to be afraid of the male when he gets near. (2 ans, 1310 views)
  146. Should I have a filter for breeding (2 ans, 1264 views)
  147. 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)
  148. Is it okay to spawn a large male with a small mature female? (2 ans, 1244 views)
  149. what does "conditioning a female" mean? (2 ans, 1244 views)
  150. What happens after the eggs are laid? (3 ans, 1236 views)
  151. My Female won't breed and I only have one pair... help!!! (2 ans, 1234 views)
  152. How can a femalr get eggs? (2 ans, 1178 views)
  153. do i need a sponge filter in the fry tank? (2 ans, 1158 views)
  154. did mine mate o/night cause male died inmorning and female was laying eggs.HELP (No answer yet!, 1157 views)
  155. 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)
  156. Male and female successfully spawned but without a nest, what will happen now? (2 ans, 1129 views)
  157. 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)
  158. what to feed the fry (2 ans, 1124 views)
  159. our bettas are not mating and are getting bored with each other. (No answer yet!, 1122 views)
  160. Just got Bettas today (3 ans, 1118 views)
  161. BOTH MY MALE AND FEMALE ARE HIDING :(, (No answer yet!, 1107 views)
  162. my betta couple spawned after 3 days (No answer yet!, 1095 views)
  163. Should I have a filter for breeding (2 ans, 1092 views)
  164. 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)
  165. What are juvlies? (2 ans, 1065 views)
  166. 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)
  167. BOTH MY MALE AND FEMALE ARE HIDING :(, (No answer yet!, 1017 views)
  168. Fry and Juveniles care (9 ans, 866 views)
  169. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 360 views)
  170. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 344 views)
  171. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 330 views)
  172. Male and female successfully spawned but without a nest, what will happen now? (2 ans, 326 views)
  173. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 325 views)
  174. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 318 views)
  175. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 316 views)
  176. How do you tell which gender each fly is? (3 ans, 312 views)
  177. What if the male betta does not blow bubblenest? (20 ans, 307 views)
  178. How to tell if the betta is Male or Female? (7 ans, 197 views)
  179. My Male won't breed! (8 ans, 96 views)

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